Behind the Riots

  It’s easy to point fingers and even assign blame in the sad Baltimore riots. But, obviousy, that’s not very helpful. It’s a complicated business, and I am thankful it’s not up to me to find a solution. But I can make an easy prediction: this isn’t the last such eruption in America. There are […]
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Here We Go Again

You knew it would happen, the trumped up charges, the feigned outrage… That “vast right-wing conspiracy” is in full attack mode. Their echo chamber is ringing with “revelations” about Hillary Clinton’s supposed conflicts of interest. Her relations with the Clinton Foundation while she was Secretary of State, for example. And, of course,we are hearing the obligatory OMG’s from the […]
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Lonely Hearts (from song Jamaica Raging Fyah)

the poetic song of your heart your journey missing her–your true Love, as She misses HIM–Her true Love The mass dance, rocking, swinging to the rhythm of your upfull beat with arms rap around a stranger waist your song brings them back to the memory of their *first love. (c)2015 Maxine Foster *Raging Fyah First […]
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Other People’s Pain

I won’t be writing a blog this morning about the pressing issues of our time. When you’ve just spent three long days (and two endless nights) in the hospital, it’s not easy to get fired up about the world’s woes. Pain is a personal thing. We mortals cannot really appreciate the suffering that others are […]
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