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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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Resisting the Mind Games of Donald Trump and the One Percent, Part 3

My last post shows how lies and manipulations have the country into a state of ever-growing fear and anger.  Unfortunately, without active resistance, the current crisis may go…. From Bad to Worse To be clear, it certainly makes sense that our core … Continue reading

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Does Nonviolent Resistance Work? Part 4c

               This is the third of three posts comprising Part IV of a series of posts in which Dr. Ian Hansen shares his thoughts on nonviolence. See also Part 1a, Part 1b, Part 1c, Part 2a, Part 2b, Part2c, Part3a,  Part3b, Part3c, and Part 4a.   The violence of … Continue reading

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Crimson soil: Resistance

Any place where occupation and tyranny are the norm, living becomes an act of resistance. For many, resistance amounts to the act of throwing a stone. In Kashmir, resistance takes many forms besides pelting stones.

On Saturday March 2, 2013, young Kashmiris took to the streets… Continue reading

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