Tag Archive | Strength

Ordinary People

To paraphrase Henry David Thoreau, the masses of modern society have been leading “lives of quiet desperation” for many years. This “quiet desperation” is an inevitable result of being locked out of participation in the fake democracy we’ve built in the U.S. as well as the feeling that “things will never change.” However, the quiet […]

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 […]

So Strange…

Life is so strange. We have people in prison for decades whose minds are free to roam the universe and who appreciate the simplest truths and the natural beauty of the world. Then, we have people whose bodies are free to go anywhere and experience virtually everything this world has to offer yet they choose […]

SHIRLEY CHISHOLM: Unbossed And Unbought

As the current presidential campaign appears destined to present the United States with its first woman president, few people mention the heroic actions of a strong woman with uncompromising morals who made history many years ago while paving the way for women to seek “the highest office in the land.” This woman is Shirley Chisholm. […]

Paths To Freedom

Sick and tired of running the treadmill of modern “life”? Sick and tired of delusional politicians destroying YOUR (perceived) democracy right before your eyes? Sick and tired of corruption piled on top of scam wrapped inside the enigma of corporate media indoctrination? Sick and tired of being sick and tired? It seems to me that […]