“Courage calls us to the maturity, wisdom, and discretion to find a balance between protection and principles. How can we protect ourselves and those we love without renouncing our principles? How would you like your religion to be judged by the worst of its adherents?
|By: Chuck Freeman Thursday August 19, 2010 9:15 am|
|By: knowbuddhau Friday January 8, 2010 12:45 pm|
In her inimitable style, Laura Flanders takes on the central myth of the Washington Post‘s propaganda regarding Uganda, busting down to size their hubris and reminding this poet of Naomi Klein’s words from over two years ago. It’s all about the deliberate weaponization of myths and rhetoric to jack electorates to hell and stick us with the bill in every way. Even John Oliver is getting in on the act.
|By: fflambeau Thursday December 10, 2009 7:43 pm|
This diary examines President Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize speech line-by-line.
|By: Petrocelli Friday October 2, 2009 2:12 pm|
Today, October 2nd, we celebrate the birthday of a great Indian and humanitarian, Mohandas K. Gandhi, whom we also call The Mahatma.
President Obama made a statement some time ago, that if he could have Dinner with anyone, it would be Gandhi, who also inspired Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
|By: Chuck Freeman Friday September 25, 2009 7:00 am|
What an ominous declaration! These days, we educated, sophisticated, skeptical liberals would write the speaker off as a religious right nut case or as a delusional soul in need of proper medication.
|By: Chuck Freeman Monday September 14, 2009 11:45 am|
“Until Liberals take the opening words of spiritual non violent warrior Gandhi to heart, we will deserve every lionish lashing meted out to us.”
|By: kyledeb Thursday August 13, 2009 7:09 pm|
Another day another DREAM. Over the last few days, I have been working hard with Herta Llusho and her brother Lirjon to support their campaign to defer Herta’s deportation on August 19, 2009. If you haven’t read her story yet, I recommend that you do. Please, take the following actions in support of Herta and help her stay in the only country she knows as her home: