Category Archives: politics

Valentine’s Day Special: A Profile in Activism

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  by Kathie MM In a chart in a recent post entitled 100 Living Peace and Justice Leaders, the characteristics attributed to peace and justice leaders and models included: nonviolence, inspiration, tolerating struggle, empathy & compassion, integrity, courage, and a … Continue reading

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Facing Gridlock

By Dr. Neil Wollman Note from Kathie MM:  This is a lightly edited version of an article by Dr. Wollman originally published by National Issues Forums in 2013—a message as important as ever in 2018. In the face of recent … Continue reading

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Are you standing up?

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by Kathie MM & Deborah Belle Message for the times: Stand Up! Stand Up!, Gordon Whitman tells us, “is a guide to answering the knock at your door asking you to join other people to change the world.” Millions of people are … Continue reading

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Did you ever? Getting to peace and social justice activism

By Kathie MM Fear, anger, discouragement, and a sense of helplessness are running rampant in this country today, and they have been charging towards this sorry state for generations. But as pointed out in our recent series of posts , there are thousands … Continue reading

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