In less than an hour from Telegraph Hill, one can be in a federally protected landscape, precisely like this. This week, the lower house in the American Congress voted to strip federal employment protections from LGBTQ contractors and staff, in all positions created by the People of the United States, in a desper-ately frantic, yet exquisitely pointed tidying up of existing law - for this one purpose. It was asserted, by the soi-disant scrupled Speaker, that such matters are for the States. Federal jobs, even in federal places, working people. He could not have been more Donaldly asinine and sadistic, if he'd tried.
Cliffs of Les Petites-Dalles