Tag Archives: Chris Hedges

In Pursuit of Peace and Justice: 100 Peace & Justice Leaders and Models

By Anthony J. Marsella and Kathleen Malley-Morrison Note from Kathie MM: Enjoy this culmination of the quest in which we have engaged the past two weeks to  identify 100 examples of peace and justice leaders, illustrated with enticing and enlightening … Continue reading

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Celebrating Reverend Martin Luther King Jr’s Legacy, Part 4

  One Hundred Contemporary Exemplars of Peace Advocacy and Activism: The First Fifty by Kathie Malley-Morrison & Anthony J. Marsella During this week, while we are honoring one of America’s greatest heroes, a man who personified many of the highest … Continue reading

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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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David and Goliath

Question: Why was the U.S. government so terrified of the nonviolent Occupy Wall Street movement (and its spinoffs) that it squelched the movement? Answer: Perhaps they were aware of the “Rules of Revolt” identified by the inimitable Chris Hedges. Here … Continue reading

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