Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Shopping for peace

Angela Keaton, left, engaging in a pillow warfare at a Libertarian Party of California gathering in 2008, in spite of her antiwar principles.

These days, when I shop at Amazon, I do so via "Amazon Smile." It's Amazon's charity initiative. Your prices don't go up, but Amazon donates 0.5 percent of your purchases to the charity that you choose.

I chose

Angela Keaton (director of operations at explains,'s parent organization, the Randolph Bourne Institute, has enrolled's "Smile" program. Through Smile, we will receive 0.5% of the money you spend at Amazon so long as you get there using the link

We'll be working to convert our "regular" Amazon affiliate links to Smile links for some extra juice -- 0.5% PLUS "affiliate commissions." You probably shop at Amazon anyway. When you do it this way, you support at no extra cost to yourself.

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