Episode Thirty Eight: The Academic Industrial Complex

Virtute lingered around me meowing in a very annoyed tone.  It seemed so long since we last played catch with his favourite 1.5" mylar crinkle ball.  Instead he's seen me come home ragged and tired from hours walking in circles on the picket lines, and then setting to work on writing my dissertation, editing journal… Continue reading Episode Thirty Eight: The Academic Industrial Complex

Episode Thirty Seven: Home Cooking

I've come home every day the past two weeks drained, sore, and exhausted from being on the picket lines.  As glorified as the tactic is within labour movement history, it requires a significant exertion of emotional energy and can be pretty mundane. It's tough being away from home and away from Virtute and Gumption, but… Continue reading Episode Thirty Seven: Home Cooking