Category Archives: Democracy

REFUSE THE ORDER TO LAUNCH, Part 1

The contributions of Lewis Randa, Dot Walsh,  and  the Peace Abbey  to the promotion of peace and social justice have been featured on engaging peace several times in the last few years.  I am glad to report that these forces … Continue reading

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Getting to Better Signs

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In response to my last post, “Getting to Good“, several engaging peace readers sent  photos of signs displayed at the counter-rally on Boston Commons last Saturday, when members of a number of social justice groups faced off against the group rallying … Continue reading

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Getting to Good

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By Kathie MM In a response to my recent post  honoring Gene Sharpe for his long commitment to nonviolent opposition to dictatorial regimes, Ed Agro commented, “the prescriptions are of little help in the next step: once the struggle is “over” – … Continue reading

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Message from the Number 1 President of the United States

by Kathie MM Dare you ignore him? He was not just the first President of this country, he was a philosopher, a psychologist, a great and highly revered historical figure. He has been called the “Father of the nation.” He refused … Continue reading

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