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To be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of compassion, sacrifice, courage, kindness.
Imagine a land where the inhabitants live in perfect harmony with their environment in an egalitarian society. Equal sexes speak a poetic language, they have no concept of personal property and they are able support themselves so efficiently that they have plenty of time in the day to devote to art and other pleasures. 356 more words
This event was a fund-raiser for Spare Change street paper and the Homeless Empowerment Project. Recorded on September 27, 2004
For several days now I’ve been trying to cope with a health problem. I have diverticulitis but can’t get to a doctor for treatment. I only know I have this condition because I was hospitalized for a perforated bowel a couple of years ago that they said was due to diverticulitis. 535 more words