• Local Seattle Action: Vote Yes on I-135

    If you live in Seattle, this year’s February special election includes a ballot measure of note: I-135, which provides for the creation of a social housing authority to administer the development of mixed income affordable social housing in the city. If you live in Seattle you probably also know that we’re desperately in need of more […]

  • What’s going on here?

    Hey, everybody! Long time no see, to those returning. Nice to meet you, to the new folks. Welcome to the new incarnation of Heisei Democracy: a resource for leftist thought and action. Some history: back in the mid-aughts, this site was a blog about my life in Japan and related pop culture fixations. The site […]