Return to INDEX A paste-together of information about a superb book. RELATED: I happened to read “The Haida Gwaii Lesson; A Strategic Playbook for Indigenous Sovereignty” (2017), by Mark Dowie. It’s short, and very interesting. Read about it at: 2004-11-18 Supreme Court of Canada decision, Haida Nation v. British Columbia, Terri-Lynn Williams, Haida […]
2018-08-22 Change the world, not yourself, or how Arendt called out Thoreau – – from Aeon. By Katie Fitzpatrick
ALSO ARENDT: Hannah Arendt, Crises of the Republic: Civil Disobedience, On Violence, and Thoughts on Politics and Revolution 2011-12-23 The Banality of Evil, Hannah Arendt. Freedom. “The new” versus certainty (action versus behaviour). 2012-04-15 Figure me out. Figure you out. Salvation is coming. With help from Hannah Arendt. Hannah Arendt’s teachings and Uncompromising Photos Expose Juvenile […]
“Les Miz”, a powerful call. “Do you hear the people sing?”
“Do You Hear the People Sing?” – – – – – – – – – – – – – You might take a few minutes for 2011-05-11 Revolution, song and youtube by Coco Love Alcorn (young Canadian), closely related. – – – – – – – – – – – – – BELOW: the lyrics […]
2017-11-21 Here’s inspiration: 94-year-old podcaster has 135,000 followers on Twitter! leading the revolution!
http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-november-21-2017-1.4410676 stories from this episode 94-year-old podcaster Harry Leslie Smith says he’ll ‘drop dead’ before he stops fighting for equality Harry Leslie Smith says he’s seen humanity at its best — and worst. The 94-year-old has lived through poverty, war and the Great Depression and warns a younger generation to heed his message: Don’t […]
2017-09-13 Update on battle to get fish farms out
Very good video and written documentation. With thanks to Alexandra Morton; First Nations Chiefs, people; and thousands of supporters. Among other issues, there is further excellent documentation of a Canadian phenomenon, the use of the RCMP to defend corporate interests AGAINST our laws. Corporate interests act with impunity. The RCMP respond when the corporate interest […]
Ch. 40, Istanbul: Tools of Modern Empire, The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man (EHM), John Perkins, 2016.
Banksters: Index See also, excerpts from Chapters 34 and 38: Ch. 34, New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, John Perkins, 2016. Ch. 38, Your Friendly Banker as EHM. The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man (EHM), John Perkins, 2016. Click on the small grey text at the top of this posting, John Perkins […]
2015-09-27 Chris Hedges interview by Abby Martin (The Empire Files): War, Propaganda & the Enemy Within
The interview by Abby Martin, click on: http://thesaker.is/abby-martin-chris-hedges-war-propaganda-the-enemy-within/ See also: Chris Hedges, WHAT MAKES FOR SUCCESSFUL REVOLUTION? (excerpts from beginning of Wages of Rebellion.) See also: Chris Hedges, more from Wages of Rebellion. Political prisoners, Rebels. See also: there is a new category under “Solidarity with the Warriors” for Chris Hedges. At the top of […]
2016-12-29 Reply to Gerald: the Election of Trump will help us. A sea-change into something rich and strange.
Continuing with reactions to 2016-12-24 I wouldn’t like to wish you peace if there was no hope for it.: And related to the conditions for successful revolutions, Derek’s question . . .. Gerald captured what others also expressed. His words: Thank you so much my friend, I am still hunkered down in psychic fear of […]
2016-10-27 Armed With Riot Gear, Militarized Police Begin Forcibly Clearing DAPL (Dakota Access Pipeline) Protest Camp. (Common Dreams)
Media Blackout as Militarized Police Begin Clearing DAPL Protest Camp by Deirdre Fulton ‘We will be peaceful, we will be prayerful, we will not retreat’ There are a number of videos for viewing at the above link (Media Blackout). The text of the article appears below. There are 2,000 people in solidarity, now at the […]
2016-04-05 Panama Papers, from Amy Goodman, Democracy Now. Interview with the journalists who orchestrated the leak.
Amy Goodman, Democracy Now – – great coverage, as usual. With thanks to Elaine for bringing to attention. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Panama Papers: World Leaders from Iceland to Argentina Exposed in Massive Tax […]