Category Archives: Current Events

Some thoughts on same-sex marriage

I’ve been thinking about same-sex marriage recently (no, I haven’t got a boyfriend!), but in terms different from what the public is currently debating. In light of the recent California Supreme Court decision mandating equal marriage rights (and rites?) for … Continue reading

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Coming March 29: Earth Hour 2008

From EarthHour.org: On March 31 2007, for one hour, Sydney made a powerful statement about the greatest contributor to global warming – coal-fired electricity – by turning off its lights. Over 2.2 million Sydney residents and over 2,100 businesses switched … Continue reading

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Spells for Democracy: March ’08 Full Moon

I had this thought last night, after watching his brilliant yet subtle speech about race in America, that Obama was sounding like a combination of Bobbie Kennedy and Martin Luther King. Then I remembered what the right wing Power Elite’s … Continue reading

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Spells for Democracy: Turning up the lights!

Between now and February 5th is a good time to do revelation spells on all the US party candidates for the presidential nominations. Every Monday night (Jan. 21, 28, and Feb. 4th), pick a candidate or two, then invoke appropriate … Continue reading

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Coast to Coast AM

This is a radio program in the USA that focuses on UFOs, ghosts, cryptozoology, conspiracies, and things that go bump in the night. I was a guest a few days ago on the show, which is broadcast from 10:00pm to … Continue reading

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Influencing the Dominant Paradigm

This morning on the CBS Sunday Morning show, they ended with a retrospective of all the famous people who died in 2007. They ended with Robert Goulet singing “Never would I leave you” (from Camelot) while saying things implying that … Continue reading

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Wiccan military chaplain petition

The Sacred Well Congregation, a provider of Pagan/Wiccan Services at Lackland Air Force Base, is attempting to get a previously approved Protestant chaplain in the US Air Force approved as a Wiccan chaplain, but is naturally being stonewalled by the … Continue reading

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A Spell for Democracy: Encourage the Debaters

Tomorrow night will be another Democratic debate and I’m sure there will be another Republican one soon as well. Let’s try watching the debates and using our magical skills to literally en-courage all the candidates to be open and honest … Continue reading

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