Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson

Erica Etelson is a writer and journalist, community activist, and member of Indivisible East Bay.​

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Monday, October 23, 2017
Democrats Should Oppose Trump’s Military Spending Buildup
When President Donald Trump first proposed a $54 billion increase in military spending, Democrats feigned outrage . Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer promised Democrats would “emphatically oppose” the domestic spending cuts needed to offset increased military spending, while House Democratic...
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Tuesday, August 11, 2015
On Remorselessness
​It was recently reported that 459 Iraqi and Syrian civilians, including a hundred children, have been killed in air strikes targeting ISIS. As a parent, this news hit me hard. I try to imagine my 12-year son being blown apart by a bomb dropped from the sky. No, that’s not quite true, I don’t try...
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