Tag Archive | Dignity

This Is Not A Time For Silence

    Have we finally learned how bad it can be when we embrace hate, ignorance and greed and deny love, truth and compassion for all living beings? What will it take? The chasm between who we are and who we can be has been widening at an alarming rate the last few decades. When […]

How Prison Labor is the New American Slavery and Most of Us Unknowingly Support it

As we all know, there is no democracy in the United States today. We left that behind years ago when we decided to trade in freedom and dignity for efficiency, technological advances and gadgets of convenience. Then, it was cemented when we decided to place more importance on protecting the wealth of wealthy people and […]

RAINBOW WARRIOR: Radical Farmers Use Fresh Food to Fight Racial Injustice and the New Jim Crow

This is a story of inspiration… RAINBOW WARRIOR: Radical Farmers Use Fresh Food to Fight Racial Injustice and the New Jim Crow.

Excuse Me If My Wheelchair Is In Your Way

I’m helping my quadriplegic friend in her wheelchair through busy city streets. We just want to get a slice of pizza down the street and, as we attempt to navigate the ramp from the street to the sidewalk, people look at us with angry expressions and can’t understand why we expect them to let us through. What […]