Happy birthday, Nina Simone
Together we make a difference.
Thanks for all you do.
Join the Revolution! ~OO~
“A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked.”
Basically, Steve was exactly who he appeared to be: an ambitious, well-adjusted man from a loving, middle-class Jewish home in the Chicago suburbs, whose life and talent were directed by the physical pain and time constraints of a fatal disease which he kept at bay, at times, seemingly by willpower alone . . . Steve wanted to live as normal a life as possible, only he had to live it as fast as he could . . . He extracted meaning from the mundane.
“Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses.”
~Leonardo da Vinci
We must support revolutionary imperatives for peace, justice and freedom in France, America, Africa and every continent where this becomes necessary. Exporting knowledge, technology and peace instead of terror, munitions and war is investment in a sustainable future,. This reaps untold dividends for generations to come.
David Bromberg – Suffer to Sing the Blues
When the 1904 World’s Fair was held, St. Louis was the 4th largest city in the United States.
“Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world…would do this, it would change the earth.”
― William Faulkner
Besides male and female, there are 72 other genders
you’re inside Van Gogh paintings
For the men and women who dedicated their lives to the pursuit of freedom in Northern Ireland during the time of the Troubles
The blessings we bestow upon one another, a nod, wink, hug, touch or a kind word… are more important than prayer and more essential than worship
The Best Libraries In The World
“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.”
— Jack Kerouac
SUFFERING WITH THE BLUES – Little Willie John – 1956
Evidently Biden wants to have his cake and eat it too. Columbus Day is over. This was never “Italian Americans’ day.” Colonialism has never been celebrated in hundreds of indigenous nations…
Say no more
“There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.” ― Søren Kierkegaard
Bernie Sanders has offered justifications for murders in Gaza
and tacitly approves extra-legal wall-building, land seizures,
settlements and assassinations.