Partera Blog

Not Another Black Life

May 31, 2020

#NotAnotherBlackLife Yes. Another and another and another… What did it feel like to be a part of that mass of thousands yesterday? […]

No Turning Back

May 15, 2020

We’ve just finished playing the ‘Village Game’, a rambunctious route to understanding economics and, in particular, economics as the root cause of […]

The Death of the Apostrophe?

May 13, 2020

I don’t know about you but I just had the Best Mothers’ Day ever!  While I have a regular, socially-distanced, hiking date […]

Rolling Stones

Apr 20, 2020

It’s Good Friday and I’m repeating a ritual of some years’ duration.  I am listening to Henryk Górecki’s Symphony #3, Opus 36, […]

Music and Magic

Apr 1, 2020

Postponed indefinitely 27 March 2020.  Today I changed my profile photo on Facebook.  It was past time.  In the months that we’ve […]

The Sixth of December

Dec 4, 2019

Nineteen eighty-nine was an eventful year, giving rise to many 30th anniversary markings.  It was a political turning point in human history.  […]