Posts Tagged ‘peace’

Hope for the East Asian Peace Process

hope east asian peace process Kyoto Journal Japan China Korea

JONATHAN AUGUSTINE

With the human race as a whole increasingly threatened by global climate change, overpopulation and food scarcity, our very survival depends on our ability to overcome history-based animosities…

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The Rhetoric of Life: S. Brian Willson’s Blood on the Tracks

Blood on the Tracks Brian S Willson

REVIEW BY CHARLIE CANNING

Willson and two other men were sitting on the tracks in a public right-of-way to protest the shipment of arms…Willson’s protest at the Concord Naval Weapon’s Station was textbook civil disobedience. He had read his Martin Luther King, Jr., his Gandhi, and his Thoreau. Willson had fully expected the train to stop.

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Maxine Hong Kingston



BY TREVOR CAROLAN

For more than 30 years, National Book-Award-winning author Maxine Hong Kingston has written on the complicated chains of history, nostalgia and spiritual yearning — on the soul of place and home.

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