Johanna Faust, a mixed race Jew, prefers to publish pseudonymously. She is committed: to preventing war, ecological disaster, and nuclear apocalypse; to keeping information available and free; and to not only fighting for personal privacy, but, by representing herself as a soldier in that fight, to exhorting others to do the same. All these efforts find representation on her blog "ah, Mephistophelis," so named after the last line of Chirstopher Marlowe's in his famous Dr. Faustus, which, as some would have it, successfully flouted the censor for a time. A female Faust, she is a poet, always.

BREAKING NEWS FOR CALIFORNIA VOTERS:






WHEN THE MEDIA IS CORRUPT, 



DON'T LISTEN.




WHEN THE POLLS ARE RIGGED...





VOTE ANYWAY.






Unlike me, 
many of you have accepted the situation of your imprisonment, 
and will die here like rotten cabbages.
The Prisoner



Be seeing you.