Gene Amole Asked "Why" & Ward Churchill Answered
The faded yellow clipping still hangs on the bulletin board defining a man as well as an issue. Gene Amole, now deceased writer for the Rocky Mountain News, wrote this column shortly after the 9/11 disaster - "The key question for us now: Why".
Apr 9, 2005, 3:13pm
Selma: Some Personal Remembrances
Forty years ago today: March 7, 1965 Bloody Sunday "The Selma to Montgomery marches, which included Bloody Sunday, were three marches that marked the political and emotional peak of the American civil rights movement".
Mar 7, 2005, 4:15pm
The sun rises this day with a power and majesty fitting for an October recently mixed with grey clouds and recurring cool drizzle. The warmth seeps into the bones and feelings of plants and animals alike...Hope springs out everywhere in a dance of possibility and confidence for what might still be.
Oct 16, 2004, 4:15pm
A Political Platform For The Aquarian Age
The Republicans and The Democrats are finished with their conventions and their platforms but where does that leave the rest of us. Well, try this on for size - a look from the real people who never forgot Peace and Love.
Sep 11, 2004, 3:35pm
Alan Greenspan: The Devil In The Details
Few outside of the banking industry really understand the role of the chairman or the Federal Reserve but almost everyone understands the poor state of the US economy today. And for that you can certainly blame Alan Greenspan...
Jun 16, 2004, 4:15pm
Raygun Should Have Been Impeached, Not Be Revered!
Have the media gone mad with this ourpouring of praise for Ronald Reagan? This is the same guy who made racism fashionable again in American society. This is the president who disregarded countless laws and the very constitution that he swore to uphold.
Jun 10, 2004, 3:55pm
Veterans Day 2003
Two poems to consider: "In Flanders Fields" and "Where Have All The Flowers Gone?".
And remember to thank a veteran!
Nov 11, 2003, 10:28am
Fragmented Worldview Disconnects Us From Nature
From David Suzuki: "We have become large-city dwellers, and in this environment, it is no longer obvious that we still depend on nature."
Earth Day 2003
Apr 22, 2003, 9:54am
Iraq is a "Fatal Attraction"
Remember the movie "Fatal Attraction" with Glenn Close as the woman who pursues Michael Douglass after a brief fling? The similarity with Iraq has to do with consequences.
Mar 5, 2003, 2:50pm
The Sleeping Giant
"Stop, hey what's that sound--Everybody look what's going down".
Feb 19, 2003, 4:00pm
Images of Protest: No To War
A day in January, 2003, All Along The Watchtower!
Jan 19, 2003, 2:50pm
The Case For Non Violence
"To win, we must play our game, build on our source of power - people power-the power of the spirit within us. Our power, at its essence, is our conviction that Love, Brotherhood, Dignity, Justice-are the destiny of humankind. Our power is the spirit of Life that flows in and through all beings."
Jan 7, 2003, 10:41am
We Are The Family of Man
There is only one man in the world
and his name is All Men
There is only one woman in the world
and her name is All Women
There is only one child in the world
and the child's name is All Children.
Dec 14, 2002, 10:00am
Bush Liberates Europe!
An example of an Americanized Europe: Marijuana users will face long-term incarceration, raising public morality while also creating a boom in penal institution construction and increased employment not only for building tradesmen but individuals attracted to the dynamic new profession of prison guard.
Nov 13, 2002, 1:55pm
The Costs of War
"Mr. Bush has to know that even ... a war fought with laser beams, long range missles, high flying bombers, and remote controls - can get down and dirty, especially for the other side." (For this side, too. Look at the veterans who have Gulf War illnesses!)
Nov 6, 2002, 11:19am