March for Science Los Angeles, Earth Day 2017

“On April 22, 2017, in more than 600 cities around the world, we marched as an unprecedented coalition of organizations and individuals. We marched because science is critical to our health, economies, food security, and safety. We marched to defend the role of science in policy and society.” –March for Science Organizers   We stood on the steps … Continue reading March for Science Los Angeles, Earth Day 2017

The Arts MATTER

The Trump Administration’s “America First Budget” will eliminate programs like the National Endowments for the Arts. The NEA’s “funding and support gives Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities.” (arts.gov) Mick Mulvaney, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget is justifying this cut by … Continue reading The Arts MATTER

Making Herstory at the Women’s March – Los Angeles

Last weekend I, along 750,000 other feminists in Los Angeles, marched together from Pershing Square to Los Angeles City Hall. This isn't exactly travel related but I thought it was worth mentioning since the march was echoed throughout the world, in many of the cities I've visited. The  march, according to it's organizers,  was "open to … Continue reading Making Herstory at the Women’s March – Los Angeles