Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • COVID and the Coup

    COVID and the Coup

    As the attempted coup was taking place at the Capitol on January 6th, 2020, I was slumped in the passenger seat of my father’s car, my daughter driving, both of us waiting for a drive-up COVID test. She had lost her taste and smell and I had been struggling with a cold since Christmas and […]

  • For Mothers’ Day, I want peace

    For Mothers’ Day, I want peace

    Mothers’ Day was begun in the late 1800s, early 1900s, to bring peace: “the spirit of Mother’s Day was a spirit of pacifism, progress, community care, and support for mothers…” Let’s get back to that. Read more in this amazing piece by Megan Pillow, and shared by Lyz Lenz at her “Men Yell at Me” […]

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