Snowden's Globe

C. Snowden Stieber
Let's look into the globe. *I* will see a weekly glimpse at the ideas, stories, essays, and curiosities that are afloat in my sphere. *You* will see a Friday email full of interesting things to peruse, watch, and read over your weekend.
Created 21 Mar 2019
  • Snowden's Globe has Longer Movies, Good Bro Science, and a Better 9/11
    11 Sep 2021 • 4 min read
    Howdy, folks, we have another crackerjack selection of fun and interesting stuff to read, whether you’re hunkering down this weekend to avoid inbound forest fire smoke or just looking for a chance to ...
  • Snowden's Globe Holds Creatures Great and Small
    04 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Hello, and Happy Friday everyone! This week’s offerings are a variety of light and heavy. This past week has been a particularly rough one for many of us, and hopefully the weekend is a point for rest...
  • Snowden's Globe is Rebuilding, Every 20 Years
    28 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    Howdy, y’all! Back in the inbox with essays that can tend on the long-ish, but there’s some fairly hopeful ideas embedded inside them. Maybe I’m just trying to find some sparks of hope in a really dar...
  • Snowden's Globe
    23 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    First, a brief apology for the delay in getting a Globe out. I’ve been busy getting situated at my new job, and the link-and-story collecting has had to be thrown on to the back-burner. Not even the b...
  • Snowden's Globe Sees the Great Father in Chilean Patagonia
    01 May 2021 • 3 min read
    Glad Fredag, Allihoppa! — In February, alpinists Nicolas Gutierrez, Pancho Herrera, Sebastian Rojas, and Hernan Rodriguez climbed Cerro Huinay, a 1400+ meter face in Chilean Patagonia. These wonderful...
  • Snowden's Globe is Having Christmas Day Supper, Everyday
    23 Apr 2021 • 4 min read
    Congrats, everyone, you made it: we’re here. What’s that? Oh, and a “Happy Friday” to you, too! Very excited by the updated Lomax Digital Archive. Every single Alan Lomax recording, radio show, and vi...
  • Snowden's Globe is Here
    16 Apr 2021 • 4 min read
    Welcome! We’re so glad you made it, friend. This is the first installment of my weekly newsletter. The plan is for a post to be delivered every Friday to your inbox, with links to articles, interviews...
  • Advocacy and Empathy Avoidance
    14 Dec 2020 • 4 min read
    (This post is part of a series I’m doing on advocacy and psychology, bringing some basic psychological principles to the realm of politics and organizing. In my opinion, even the smartest political co...
  • Don't Bring Sports Back Yet
    26 Jun 2020 • 3 min read
    Shellcom Sendai Stadium, Japan The majority of the US sports media landscape and fandom is full of well-meaning people who, for whatever reason, don't spend much time on global politics. Just like mos...
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