See you tonight
From the department of slightly related good news: a roundup of Katrina hip-hop tracks at Culture to Go
"HOTEL RWANDA" HERO TO SPEAK AT TEMPLE ISRAEL
Paul Rusesabagina, the manager of a luxury Rwanda hotel who saved the lives of 1200 people during the 1994 Rwanda massacres, will be the featured speaker for Temple Israel's 5th annual Speakers Forum on Sunday, September 18, 2005 at Temple Israel, 24th and Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis. The program begins at 7:00 P.M. Ticket prices start at $10.00 (that's for the video simulcast in the auditorium near 24th and Hennepin). 612.377.8680
Mass email from my friend Machelle:
I wrote a much more angry and frustrated email to send to all of you, but thought better of it. I created a blog of that email instead. These are the thoughts that have been going through my mind for the past week, along with many many others. It's not entirely how I feel, but I feel much better writing it down.