Winona LaDuke: Line 3 opponents can savor this defeat — Rise Up Times

IMPORTANT TO READ “Uncertainty about Line 3 caused by Indigenous people and water protectors encouraged massive divestment from the tar sands by non-Canadian investors. Everybody from Shell Oil to the Koch brothers bailed out. Last month, my alma mater, Harvard University, began divestment of fossil fuels. Harvard wouldn’t even divest from South Africa, those stubborn…

dVerse — OLN Live — Silken Threads Hold

Silken threads holdtight, sticky lies, promisedforevers, extremesdesigned to die, sigh.Round seeds, sharp edgesTextured mirage, hybridized bait beckons,“plant me!” (wrong zone) “plant me!” (no germ, no growth.) Silken threads holdseasoned seeds of promise;to stay, hibernate,safe in winter dreams —or fly with zephyrstraverse oceans, deserts, to parts unknown.To alight, be consumed, dispersed — to grow. What the…

#FF — Voila!

PHOTO PROMPT © Brenda Cox A Frenchman, Scooby-Doo, and a Clown walk into a bar. The bartender asks, “What’ll you have?” The Frenchman says, “I will have some simple joy, escape from the ever-worsening gloom that has infected the city.” Scooby-Doo says, [translated] “I’ll have some Scooby Snacks, but what I really want is a…