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Handle with Care

the morning news unsettles
and reminds
for many there is no luxury
to look for daily balance

only the beginning of an end

lives blasted out of the sky… 105 more words

Poetry

pearlz reblogged this on Ripple Poetry and commented:

A poem for peace

Before there was European contact within BC, (Alexander MacKenzie had yet to traverse across the landscape – 1792), the King of England passed a Royal Proclamation in 1763 regarding aboriginal rights in his new territory that would eventually become Canada. 571 more words

Oil

This One's For You, JT

Published on Monday, June 23, 2014 by Common Dreams

Buying Up the Planet: Out-of-control Central Banks on a Corporate Buying Spree

by Ellen Brown

A 2008 protest against the Federal Reserve Bank in Charlotte, NC (Credit: Justin Ruckman/cc/flickr) 1,438 more words

jtremaine reblogged this on OCCUPY AMERICA.

The Invasion of America

Genocide and slavery provided the means for the establishment of the white racial state that is benignly referred to as the United States of America. When Columbus arrived in the so-called New World in 1492, an estimated 8 million Indians lived in the area that currently comprises the U.S. 83 more words

History

Remedy for the Indian problem

Starting in 1701, the government made treaties with the Indians living in Canada. The treaties were rather open-ended arrangements, promising schooling and health care, giving the Indians parcels of land for their exclusive use, but not limiting their right to hunt, fish, and trap wherever they wanted. 934 more words

Faith And Life

Chinese Tanks

Chinese Tanks

once a Chinese peasant / tired of eating dung

wrote a little protest song / about Mao Tse Tung

Mao caught that peasant / on some river bank… 155 more words

G.A. Miller Presents Photos With Hats In Them

Eagles Among Us

I don’t write very often about my family here on the blog, something I feel might be changing now that I have a daughter, but suffice it to say that I have an awesome family and I grew up in a household filled with art and creativity. 636 more words

Writing