If we wanted to squeeze close, everyone in the world could stand shoulder-to-shoulder on the island of Zanzibar.”
“We can flood our years with sunshine — with the divine climate of kindness, and we can drain to the last drop the golden cup of joy.”
We can rebuild sustainable infrastructure and restore human resources by choosing peace over war.
“…We have an historic opportunity for a great global healing and renewal. If we will accept the challenge of nonviolent activism with faith, courage, and determination, we can bring this great vision of a world united in peace and harmony from a distant ideal into glowing reality.”
~Coretta Scott King
“It was always Marx, Lenin, and revolution – real girl’s talk.”
― Nina Simone
Large corporations do not pay sales taxes, property taxes, payroll taxes, Social Security or Unemployment. Everyday working people and consumers pay all of these taxes.
The Democrats and Republicans are both right wing. Period.
“Our generation is on the verge of the most profound catastrophe the human species has ever faced. Death threats to the living earth are coming from all sides. Water, sunlight, air and soil are all threatened.”
Corporate wars and profiteering have already bankrupted the nation. If we continue down this road, a global recession will occur and we will be in full retreat from 800 military bases while dying oceans flood all shores.
We need a Green New Deal
“… before 2030 we will be in full retreat while rising seas flood nuclear reactors and our coastal cities.”
The Panthers had many little-known sides to their work, organizing dozens of community programs like free breakfasts, health clinics and shoes for children.
The Portland Alliance
Speaking Truth to Power
Vol. XXXV, Number 1
January 2015 or http://www.ThePortlandAlliance.org/2015/January
“There are no “complexities” involved when a white cop shoots an unarmed black kid between six and ten times.
According to multiple eyewitnesses, this was a street execution.”
Occupy is a liberation movement created by people, the theoretical 99%, in response to a global economic crisis. We fought … More