Compassion

My Favorite Cathouse

There is a cathouse in Long Island, a suburb of New York City, that I love to visit. I always bring something for everyone there to drink and I always enjoy myself. Curious? OK, it’s not that type of cathouse. 😆 It’s actually a small house someone built for cats that hang out in an […]

A Brain Without Heart Is Just An Out Of Tune Organ

I doubt many people will like this. Oh well… Despite the supreme effort of people who declare that we are the most ingenious form of life on Mother Earth, I see plant and animal life, even soil, water and rock, as more integral to life on the planet. And I see humans as parasitic. parasite […]

A Conversation About Dreams And Reality

A guy sat next to me on a bench one day and started complaining about not being able to “make it” in this “dog eat dog” society. He leaned on his makeshift cart full of belongings and went on about how people with money treat people without money as if they are less than human […]

LYNNE STEWART

Announcement from the MumiaNYC Website on the sudden passing on of Civil Rights Legend, The People’s Lawyer, Lynne Stewart: LONG LIVE LYNNE STEWART, A REVOLUTIONARY EXAMPLE FOREVER, A FIGHTER FOR JUSTICE TO HER LAST BREATH! We extend our deepest condolences to Ralph, Betty, her children, grandchildren, and all those who loved her. INTERNATIONAL CONCERNED FAMILY […]

LYNNE STEWART IN DIRE HEALTH

A LETTER FROM BOB LEDERER: Ralph Poynter told me the following very sad news last night, and has authorized me to distribute it publicly: Our beloved People’s Champion (and WBAI Local Station Board member) Lynne Stewart suffered a major stroke last Wednesday, the latest complication from the cancer that has now spread throughout her body […]

The Campaign To Bring Mumia Home

By Johanna Fernandez Dear Friends of Mumia, I’m writing on behalf of the Committee to Save Mumia Abu-Jamal to ask if you might help us in an emergency. The Committee is the official fundraising venue for Mumia’s legal defense today. It has been raising funds, quietly, since Mumia was facing execution in the ‘90s. The […]

Did You Say “Christian” Nation?

The following started as a rant on a blog post about the U.S. being a Christian nation. I decided to elaborate on my reply and turn it into a post of my own: ———————————————————————————————————————– Did you say Christian nation? The United States is definitely not a Christian nation. To imply so betrays an acceptance of […]