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Marion Wright Edelman: Gun Violence: An All-American Crisis

“We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” —Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. POSTED BY ADMINISTRATOR   LA Progressive  March 2013 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote these words in his April 1963 Letter from a Birmingham Jail, in the same […]

Rabbi Lerner: Making Thanksgiving Real: Rejoice in Our Ability to Challenge the Pervasive Injustice in American Society

 “You may be 38 years old as I happen to be, and one day some great opportunity stands before you and calls upon you to stand up for some great principle, some great issue, some great cause–and you refuse to do it because you are afraid; you refuse to do it because you want to […]

MLK: The King Philosophy

TheKingCenter.org A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.”      —Martin Luther King, Jr. Triple Evils Six Principles Of Nonviolence Six Steps of Nonviolent Social Change The Beloved Community TRIPLE EVILS  The Triple Evils of POVERTY, RACISM and MILITARISM […]

Americans Who Tell the Truth: W.E.B. DuBois

W.E.B. DuBOIS Writer, Teacher, Civil Rights Spokesman: 1868 – 1963 “Back of the problem of race and color lies a greater problem and that is the fact that so many civilized person’s are willing to live in comfort even if the price of this is poverty, ignorance, and disease of the majority of their fellowmen, […]

Jay Janson> Protest to Your Own War Criminals? Call for Their Arrest Prosecution Punishment!

Protest to Your Own War Criminals? Call for Their Arrest Prosecution Punishment! by jay janson  October 5, 2012 Those intending to stop fellow Americans from continuing to mass murder in defenseless nations must no longer be silent about fellow peace advocates protesting ad infinitum to divert the rest of us from calling for the immediate […]

Rowley & Burnett: Minn. heroes’ stories diverge on fighting terrorism, a decade after 9/11

Minn. heroes’ stories diverge on fighting terrorism, a decade after 9/11 by Sasha Aslanian September 7, 2011   Minnesota Public Radio Two people with Minnesota ties — Coleen Rowley, left, a whistleblower at the FBI; and Tom Burnett Jr., a passenger aboard Flight 93 — are both considered heroes of 9/11. Rowley and Burnett’s family have […]