COVID travel, COVID, air travel

Travel Madness

Ideas and Issues

June 19, 2021 New Orleans Having made it back from the West Coast, where I reprised by annual spring visit, postponed from 2020, until June, I can offer a firsthand report:  America is on the move.  The planes were jampacked, and flights were double the prices that I remember.  Rental cars, same thing. On my …

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The West Stays Weird

DC Politics

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/CN08022020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      We humped the highway back home through Texas.  It was a great trip.  It was time.   We have some observations for what they are worth. We read that the governor of New Mexico is angling for a job in a potential, hoped …

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Talking Organizing in Atlanta

ACORN ACORN International Organizer Training Organizing

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/CN06282020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans  Having not flown in months, I was curious what was up in the airways.  My 6:15 AM on a Saturday to Atlanta was the first flight out of New Orleans.  That was already strange.  It used to be one of many.  Where was …

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Frequent Fliers and Carbon Banks

ACORN ACORN International

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/CN03092020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans       Visiting with old friends from Montana and Texas the other night, out of the blue one of my buddies asked me what I thought about the “carbon bank?”  I’m not a big fan of corporations not actually reducing their carbon and polluting …

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