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Month: July 2019

The National Cathedral: Have We No Decency

Reading Time: 3 minutes This week, President Trump crossed another threshold. Not only did he insult a leader in the fight for racial justice and equality for all persons; not only did he savage the nations from which immigrants to this country have come; but now he has condemned the residents of an entire American city. Where will he go from here?

Make no mistake about it, words matter. And, Mr. Trump’s words are dangerous.

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3 Stories You Should Read 7/31/2019: Biden, Spain, Israel

Reading Time: 3 minutes Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know.   In the category of:  The debate we all need to watch  America deserves a debate between Joe Biden and his main progressive critics Elizabeth Warren versus John Delaney is not the drama we’ve been craving. Most of the standout moments during the Democratic presidential debate on Tuesday night involved Sen. Bernie Sanders or Sen. Elizabeth Warren teeing off against someone nobody has heard of. But these exchanges about decriminalizing illegal entry into the United States, replacing union health plans with a new government-run plan, providing public health benefits...

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Lizzo: Tiny Desk Concert – A lesson in joyfully owning your space

Reading Time: 1 minute Lizzo is the latest guest in NPR’s Tiny Desk concert series. The singer, rapper, and flautist ran through three songs from her April major-label debut LP Cuz I Love You. She led with a scalding version of the titular gospel ballad, performed her singles “Truth Hurts” and “Juice,” and incorporated a lot of banter using the phrase “tiny ass desk.”

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