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The Law Of Love: Tolstoy, Gandhi Letters Describe World In 2014.

Posted on September 1, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

The following letters between two legendary figures of world history – Leo Tolstoy and Mahatma Gandhi – represent one of the most important historical documents ever published. 10,070 more words

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Breaking Truth: Journalists Are The New Artists.

Posted on August 28, 2014

by Jerry Alatalo

This short post is more about providing encouragement and inspiration than anything else. Not too many years ago journalists who spoke the truth were few and difficult to find. 842 more words

Earth Matters

#HandsUpWalkOut: #Anonymous and #OpFerguson call for General Strike in Missouri

It’s not every day there’s a Statewide General Strike called by a faceless, headless group of Anonymous hacktivists rather than a political party or labour union. 588 more words


Researchers: Police likely provoke protestors — not the other way around

New research from Berkeley shows that police are often the agitators of violence

IAN BLAIR  Salon.com  August 22, 2014

(Credit: Reuters/Steve Nesius)

New research from the University of California, Berkeley, shows that police are often the provocateurs of violence during demonstrations. 517 more words

Military Madness

book review: days of destruction, days of revolt

Some days, most days really, I want to be a journalist. Not the kind that writes press releases, but the kind that goes out into the world, sees something and tells everyone else what it looks like. 138 more words


8/27 A Rough Day In Court

As we approach 3 years of dealing with this case we had been hoping to see an end in the near future. Going in to today’s hearing many of us felt somewhat optimistic and curious to see how the defense attorneys’ motions would be heard. 297 more words