I’ve been thinking lately about being disappeared. Especially insidious is this administration’s ability or intention to “disappear” people.  I think of journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance at the Saudi consulate in Turkey. Hundreds of children of asylum-seekers who are still locked away in internment camps, whose information was “lost,” and now may never be returned to […]

On this Mother’s Day, I am asking a question that was on the heart and mind of the Mother of our religious tradition: Queen Isabella of Transylvania. What if shift happens? In her day, 450 years ago, what the King believed was what each of his subjects ought to believe, on pain of persecution and […]

Playful. For the X-Men, all the suspicion, prejudice, and downright hate they encounter in the world is no excuse … to not dress fabulously. How they roll in a harsh world is in skin tight costumes, blue and green and yellow and red colors blazing, gorgeous streaming hair, cool glasses, masks, capes…. It’s playful, X-men […]

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