Good News Edition – September 23, 2017


Can you believe it’s almost October? On the one hand, I’m sorry to see the year flying by so quickly. On the other hand, the speedy passage of time brings us ever closer – we can only hope – to the inevitable end of this nightmarish administration. That said, despite the latest round of headlines alerting us to all kinds of governmental mismanagement, misuse of taxpayer dollars, and general inadequacy combined with downright cruelty (long live the free press), there is some Good News to be had; and here’s this week’s collection of happy tid bits and updates for your reading pleasure.

Carry on & happy fall!

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In local good news:

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Planet Earth:

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There’s also some good news on the elections front.

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And here’s what’s happening on the social, civil, and economic equality and justice front: 

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We’re also hearing some promising news on the Russia investigation front:

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* Hat tip to What Went Right (WWR)

** Hat tip to Peace is Loud

Hat tip to Jen Hofmann

‡ Hat tip to Good News from the Resistance

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Photo Credits:

“Mass State House Dome”: Photo Credit: twiga_swala Flickr via Compfight cc“Planet Earth”: From Morguefile
“Planet Earth”: From Morguefile
“I Voted”: standing8 Flickr via Compfight cc
“Blind Justice”: Government of Prince Edward Island Flickr via Compfight cc
“Russia Sickle”: AK Rockefeller Flickr via Compfight cc
“Snark Kitty”: Gratisography