Knitting can be a Political Act
Politics & Knitting… you may not like it, but politics is part of your daily life.

09/17/2017

Fighting Racism in Vermont

Instead of a big weekly update, this week I am going to focus on one thing. What happened? Last week there was some Nazi and racist graffiti put up around in various locations in my county in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. Here is one example. Another had a big swastika and the words “I […]

09/10/2017

Resistance Update 9/10/2017

How are you holding up? Two hurricanes on top of all the other BS we have to deal with from the Trump administration. But we’re strong and we will not give up. Right? Here’s what happened… We’re getting really close to the smoking gun on Trump and company colluding with Russia to hack our election. […]

09/01/2017

Meet Fatimah Hinds

I’ve been knitting for about 12 years now. I started designing because I have a problem with authority or so my friends and family say.

08/26/2017

Resistance Update 8/26/2017

It’s hard to believe how awful our country has become as I sit in my studio and look out the window at beautiful fields and mountains. But Donald Trump and his white-supremacist cohorts are tearing our country apart. We must continue to resist. We are at the point where we must push ourselves to resist […]

08/25/2017

Resistance Update 8/22/2017

Resistance Update 8/22/2017 Last week I posted a general update after taking part of the summer off from these regular resistance blog posts. This week, I want to get back to the What Happened and What You Can Do Next format. What Happened The lists of what happened — the “not normal” things that are […]

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