A Little Earthquake Compassion, If You Please

That’s the real terror of an earthquake: the ONE thing in life that has always been stable and dependable suddenly isn’t and while you’re in it, you have no idea what’s going to come next. The adrenalin tends to slow time down to an infinite ant’s crawl, and unless you’re timing it on your stopwatch, there is only the subjective experience of time, and it’s a LONG time. Continue reading

Elizabeth Warren Picks Up Union Support For Mass. Senate Bid Against Scott Brown

Elizabeth Warren, the consumer champion who advised the Obama administration with the set-up of the fledgling Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), has picked up the support of the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA) as she considers taking on Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) in next year’s election. A prominent consumer advocate, Warren … Continue reading