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In the moment - change the world

In the moment – change the world

When I was young, I wanted to change the world. Probably you did too. Young people do, don’t they? 506 more words

In The Moment

Appropriation of Writings/Facts

Hermeneutics is a branch of philosophy/literature which deals with semantics of the text, which deals with the interpretations. There could be 3 major stance in hermeneutics when you deal with any literary work… 322 more words

आवाज निर्भीक कब होगी? 

​शोर शराबा बहुत है हटाओ
सच की तस्दीक कब होगी ?
निजाम तो आएंगे जाएंगे,
यह आवाज निर्भीक कब होगी?

कहीं प्रदर्शनी, कहीं परदा! काने हो गए हो क्या?
सच बतलाओ तुम्हारी आँख ठीक कब होगी?

इतना अंधेरा, रौशनदानों पर भी चट्टान रख दिए हैं?
वस्तुविद् बोल! यह नक्काशी बारीक कब होगी ?

भीड़ भड़की ,सड़क पर गिरी है लाश सभ्यता की
जनतंत्र जननी! इंसानियत की तहरीक कब होगी ?

तेरी मिट्टी तनिक लाल तो थी,खून से नहीं खेलती थी
बहुत दूर हो गई है बापू,न जाने नज़दीक कब होगी?

पुनश्च: आपातकाल की घोषणा के 42 वर्ष हो गए, पत्रकारिता में जो ज़हर तब घोला गया था वह आज भी रह रहकर सामने आता है, खासकर समाचार चैनलों की स्थिति बड़ी दयनीय है। खबर और सनसनी के नाम पर जब सोशल मीडिया के चुटकुले मुख्यधारा के तकिया कलाम बन जाएँ तो एक सजग राष्ट्र को जागरूक होना ही होगा ।

Masks of Anarchy, by Paul Foot

Rise like lions after slumber: Revolutionary Shelley

Richard Holmes rightly describes Shelley’s The Mask of Anarchy as “the greatest political poem ever written in English”. The ninety-two verses of… 2,793 more words

William Blake

There's a line on my face where a smile once curved.

Heartbreak shows itself in many forms. When you have lived a full life, you know the feeling when it hits you. It’s sudden. You can be completely at peace and content in one moment and then: WHAM! 459 more words


Home To Roost: Violence, Nonviolence, and Anti-Violence In America

Undoubtedly, it seems the highest order of contradiction that, in order to achieve nonviolence, we must first break with it in overcoming its root causes.  Therein, however, lies our only hope. 2,700 more words

When Your Voice Is Gone

When Your Voice Is Gone:

This past week has put me into a corner of realization. What do I do if my voice is gone? And it is true my voice was silenced for a bit from the surgery, and it is different as a result of the surgery – I have a lisp and there are sounds hard to make. 718 more words

Morning Thoughts