Monthly Archives: December 2017

New Year’s Resolution 3: Engaging New Leaders

By Kathie MM Selected New Year’s Resolution of the Day: Engage new leaders at every level of the political system. The country’s government is a mess, has been so for ages , and is getting worse.  That’s why you frequently … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution 2: Resist Racism

by Kathie MM So, for 2018, will you be content resolving to lose weight and/or get more exercise or do you want to aim a little higher—for world peace, for example?  Or maybe just greater peace in your neighborhood and … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution 1: Resist and Rise

  By Kathie MM New Year’s Resolution 1 comes from the long-time successful activist group Greenpeace International.  They have resolved: Tomorrow we rise. Here are their specific resolutions: “Tomorrow we break the cycle of overconsumption. Tomorrow we hold corporations accountable. … Continue reading

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Tis the season…to find renewal and inspiration

by Kathie MM “ Love all God’s creation, both the whole and every grain of sand. Love every leaf, every ray of light. Love the animals, love the plants, love each separate thing. If thou love each thing thou wilt perceive … Continue reading

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