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15 Things to Do After the March

Reposted:  I found this on Facebook and have not been able to find the original source but we need this.   “Activism has to be like Brushing Our Teeth” 1. Frame a picture from the March yesterday and write yourself a quote or a note about how it made you feel. Keep this on your desk or hang it so […]

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Look at all that Porn

Gary Herbert, governor of Utah, recently declared porn a public health crisis. Meanwhile we can’t breathe. The Office of Governor Gary R. Herbert 350 North State Street, Suite 200 PO Box 142220 Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2220 Phone: 801-538-1000 Toll Free: 800-705-2464

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My Journey to Become a Peacemaker

  I do not know that I can pinpoint the exact moment when I decided that I needed to work toward become a peacemaker.  I was raised Catholic, attended Catholic school for nearly my entire K-12 school career (I went to public school for 6 months in Texas).  The overarching theme that I remember through all of my childhood was […]

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Utah Women’s March Schedule

There are a vast number of events going on to coincide with protests regarding Trump’s inauguration and the Women’s March on Washington. The national march is January 21, 2017  – Women’s March on Washington https://www.facebook.com/events/1811012359168622/ I have gathered the information on the local events I have found here for you to easily access the information and attend. January 20, 2017 Friday at […]

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AN ANALYSIS OF WAR GAME THEORY AND GAME TREES

If you were a child of the 1980’s you probably remember watching the movie WarGames with Matthew Broderick and perhaps even developed fascination with computers and the possibilities for gaming.  In the case of the film NORAD’s computer Joshua becomes involved in a serious war game after a teenage computer hacker attempts to play a set of computer games on […]

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Utah’s Guest Worker Bill: Too Small to Solve Problems within the Immigration System

In March 2011 the state of Utah became the first to pass legislation that has the potential to significantly change the debate trajectory on immigration.  House Bill 116 (HB 116) modifies the Utah Workforce Services Code by creating a program for “Guest Workers” which would allow undocumented immigrants to obtain work permits for the state of Utah.  Recently, the Act […]

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Call for Guest Authors

Geeks4Justice is seeking guest authors to write pieces on issues of social justice.  If you are interested in composing a piece to be featured on the blog please send your proposal to geeks4justice@gmail.com or use this Google Form to enter the info. I am seeking out articles on issues of immigration (if you are “illegal” – I do not like that […]

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The Role of Culture in Conflict Resolution

This article will explore the various ways in which culture can affect negotiations both internationally and personally.   In this paper I will explore the various aspects of culture as illustrated by “The Culture Wheel” in tandem with exploration of negotiation in two different aspects.  First, I will examine how culture has affected relationships and negotiations between the Irish and British in […]

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Event Announcement: Geeky Social Justice Art Show!!

Are you a local artist that makes Geeky Art? Would you like to join Geeks4Justice in a Geeky Social Justice themed art show at Watchtower Cafe running June 9, 2017-July 2, 2017? If so please visit the invite to this event on Facebook. Artists will artists would have to be bound by Watchtower’s gallery show times/commission percentages. We are also […]

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100 Days of Resistance – Part 4

First, I want to start by saying that I wish everyone a very Happy New Year.  This is the Year of Resistance against injustice, read along and find out what you can do during Trump’s first 100 days in office to resist any injustices that he and his administration may attempt. This is part 4 of a 4 part series.  You can read Part 1 right here, Part 2 right here and Part 3 here. With 2017 just around the corner it is time for those of us who believe in human rights, the power of love, and the power of standing up for what we believe to begin to create our plan of action to resist and rebel against Trump and his […]

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100 Days of Resistance – Part 3

First, I want to start by saying that I wish everyone a very Happy New Year.  This is the Year of Resistance against injustice, read along and find out what you can do during Trump’s first 100 days in office to resist any injustices that he and his administration may attempt. This is part 3 of a 4 part series. […]

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100 Days of Resistance – Part 2

This is part 2 of a 4 part series.  You can read Part 1 right here. With 2017 just around the corner it is time for those of us who believe in human rights, the power of love, and the power of standing up for what we believe to begin to create our plan of action to resist and rebel against Trump and his administration.  This post has been designed with the idea to provide you with 100 different actions that you can participate in during the first 100 days of Trump’s administration.  These acts will vary in difficulty and participation level, some can be done with others, some are solo missions.  All will help us resist the Trump administration. […]