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Laurie R.

"creating a co-operative for companion animals and their humans"

Glenwood Springs, CO, USA
female, age 68
Speaks: english, a little spanish and dog!
Joined Jan 8, 2012
What I Want to Do:
Causes: justice
Activities: reading, writing, teaching, walking

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Joined Jan 8, 2012 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
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Groups GLBT People for Pan-Progressive Causes, Iridescent Women of Wisdom, The Town Crier
Hometown Cleveland, OH 
Birthday Sept 15, 1946  
Languages english, a little spanish and dog!  
About Me I'm a 65 year old twice-widowed lesbian with 2 kids, 5 grandkids and 3 great-grandkids, two dogs,two cats, and a store that my partner and I started 9 years ago, which I am working toward converting to a co-operative for families with companion animals.
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Pets Rascal - 1 1/2 year old k9 sprite, Chumley, 9 year old beagle/Jack Russell, Pico and Gracie, 15 year old cats  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions agnostic  
Eating Habits real food preferably cooked at home  
Wild Fact About Me I was interrogated by the FBI for several hours at the age of 13 for starting my own Communist Party
My Philosophy personally: what crosses my path is mine to deal with. publically: act to express love for the world in your own way.
What Gives Me Hope honesty and courage, wherever I encounter it
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Share the things my experience has taught me and listen to others willing to do the same.
What/who changed my life and why The writer/philosopher Hannah Arendt, because she demonstrated the power of thought, the rigor of truthfulness, and the humility essential to life.
What Bugs Me television  
Passions animals, solving problems, laughter  
Inspirations true stories  
What Scares Me ideology and fanatacism  
Role Models my sister Jill  
Quotation "Only connect~" E.M. Forster: "Optimists are fools and pessimists are cowards" Heinrich Blucher
Interests animals as equals  
Books The Wind in the Willows  
Music Enya's  
Movies Pow Wow Highway, The secret of Roan Innish  
TV Shows The Red Green Show  
Favorite Foods MUSHROOMS!  
Favorite Places planet Earth  
Can't Live Without animal companions  
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