TarenSK: Why Aaron died
If you haven’t already, please read Taren’s heartfelt post about her partner’s death and how depression had nothing to do with why he died. Prosecutorial overreach and an unjust legal system were the real culprits in his death.
Last week, I awoke to find Aaron with me. He was sitting next to my bed, grinning his cheekiest grin, holding my hand.
For a few minutes, I savored a sweet uncertainty: Were the last few weeks all a nightmare, and Aaron was still with me? Or was I awaking inside a dream state, and in the real…
Proof Andy totally outdid himself. Jeni’s FTW! Best birthday ever!
#birthday #datenight at surprise location TBA. dressed up and ready to go.
Shit people say about immigrants #roots12 #noilatino (at RootsCamp 2012)
I think this is how I feel today. I’m not sure.
Space Dog gets closer to nothing.
I’m tempted to put our turntable next to her and turn her into the RCA dog.
"My iphone recognizes the word “pendeja” as an English word…I think I have texted it too many times."
Barriers to higher education in the U.S. mean that more than 80% of Latinos 25 and older don’t have bachelor’s degrees. Bloomberg reports that this is a crisis for America’s labor force and the future of our economy.
The doors of opportunity should be open to everyone - we need to pass the DREAM Act and a common-sense immigration process, and we must ensure that Latino students have access to information about scholarships and higher educational opportunities.
Now that I think back on it, back when Jared and I dated, I never once was attacked by zombies. Good job, Jared!