Here are some more links for you to read.....
This is my brother, "Brownsox". www.dailykos.com/user/brownsox. He's a professional journalist so the writing is probably higher-quality than here.
This is a good personal friend, a one-time roommate actually.....http://thinkprogress.org/author/faiz/
And another friend......http://lizthornberry.com/?m=200809
Someone I went to school with that I met randomly at a dinner party last year, interesting commentary from another Anglican interested in African issues, who actually helped write down a language for the first time.....http://www.xanga.com/niertari
News and views about Venezuela, some really in-depth analysis......http://www.venezuelanalysis.com/
A little more about one of the plants I work with.....http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/05/science/05wheat.html
An inspiring place to get involved with if you live in Boston.....http://www.matchschool.org/
Good place to worship if you live in Boston.....http://www.allsaints.net/