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Connecticut Brewery Under Fire For Using Gandhi's Name

WOODBRIDGE, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A brewery based in New Haven County, Connecticut apologized Monday to those offended by its use of Mohandas Gandhi’s name and likeness on one of its beers, but the beer remains on the market with the name. 539 more words


Brewery Apologizes for Putting Gandhi on a Beer Can

A Connecticut brewery publicly apologized to Indians offended by its label that uses Mohandas Gandhi’s name and image on its Gandhi-Bot beer.

The apology came after a petition was filed in an Indian court arguing that New England Brewing Co.’s use of the image on alcohol was punishable by law, … 203 more words

Speak up, act out.

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
—Edmund Burke

Several posts ago, I quoted Martin Luther King Jr.’s comment, “In the end we will remember not the words of our enemies but the silence of our friends.” In that post, I also quoted the Lutheran pastor Martin Niemoller’s devastating comment about his failure to speak or act out against the Nazis, “Then they came for me, and by that time no one was left to speak up.” 296 more words


Gandhi and Indian ethos

A Reserve Bank panel recommends that no other personality can represent the ethos of India than Mohandas Gandhi and hence only his image should be printed on currency notes… 391 more words


Balance, ah, balance

Gandhi said that we should be the change that we want to see. It’s a wonderful sentiment. I love Gandhi for his strength and his gentleness. 606 more words