Word. An Open Letter to the American People from President Nicolás Maduro

Originally posted on Tony Seed's Weblog:
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro If I know anything, it is about peoples, such as you. I am a man of the people. I was born and raised in a poor neighborhood of Caracas. I forged myself in the heat of popular and union struggles in a Venezuela submerged…

The Sugar Land 95: Help us protect the sacred burial ground of our ancestors in Texas



“Individuals don’t create rebellions, conditions do.” – Imam Jamil Al-Amin (H. Rap Brown)

Red Tide, Lake Okeechobee and Big Sugar

Originally posted on toritto:
Red Tide Those of you who don’t live around here think of Florida as a paradise of  Disney for the kiddies, palm trees and pristine beaches.  Indeed we have some of the finest beaches in America.  I am lucky to live within a short drive of several of them. Well southwest…

Jason Walker attacked by prison clansmen for reporting their brutality

Evolution Or Extinction?

Nature is amazing. There are so many types of life on this planet alone, never mind throughout the rest of the universe. The diversity on planet Earth is astounding, from single-celled nanobacteria to the blue whale and the Pando aspen forest in Utah. Some breathe air, some breathe water, some live in the air, some […]

Robert Seth Hayes Receives Parole

Robert Seth Hayes was born in Harlem, New York in October 1947. His father, John Franklin Hayes, was the child of sharecroppers and came to New York City from South Carolina. His mother, Francine Washington Hayes, moved to New York from Pittsburgh. Both of Mr. Hayes’ parents were employed by the U.S. Postal Service, working […]

Political Prisoners Of War: Who Are The Criminals?

As usual, we’re pointing fingers at people while putting on a big show to block them from seeing what’s going on in our own backyard.  Would you listen to Josef Mengele on the issue of humane treatment of patients? Or to David Duke on the issue of racism? Would you listen to Benjamin Netanyahu speak […]

Conscious Authenticity

Originally posted on parallax:
via Daily Prompt: Authentic Sunset at Uluru, one of my many favourite photos of the rock, taken last year. Uluru is a well known Aussie icon. Primarily it is an indigenous sacred site, but in a broader sense it is a well known visual associated with Australia as a country. For…

When Assisted Suicide Becomes a Viable Option

Originally posted on A Mile In My Wheels:
One of my most controversial opinions is related to the subject of euthanasia. I strongly believe that if all one has to look forward to is a life of pain with no hope of relief (for example: a person riddled with terminal cancer and suffering horrendous pain),…