There won’t be a Resistance Update next week because I’ll be teaching at the Vermont Summer Knitting Retreat. What Happened I don’t have the stomach to really go into detail this week. Let me just say that 1) Donald Trump was an embarrassment to our country on his first overseas trip as president. And 2) more […]
Knitting can be a Political Act
Politics & Knitting… you may not like it, but politics is part of your daily life.
What happened It’s all about Russia. This was another crazy week in the alternate universe we woke up to on Nov 9, 2016. Here are a few low-lights (gleaned from the News and Guts page on Facebook, where it took a lot of scrolling to get all the way back to last weekend!): May 15: […]
This year we journey together to explore our knitting roots and learn more about knitters and designers of many different backgrounds. As part of this project, I’ve created a series of guest posts to introduce you to designers who are women of color. In this post, the fourth post in the series, we meet Lori from L Knits, who tells us […]
What happened? There are two major issues I want to point out this week: 1. RUSSIA Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey Trump and team lied about why Comey was fired (hint: it was RUSSIA) Sean Spicer hid in the bushes so he wouldn’t have to answer questions about this Melissa McCarthy was “spotted rolling through […]