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Let Us Remember: Nonviolent Reflections on Memorial Day

I recall Bonhoeffer while in prison writing that, in his situation, there was very little he could do. “One can only,” he said, “tell the truth and say one’s prayers.” And then he went to die.

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Godspeed to Jenny Lewis

Jenny Lewis is already an established artist in the music world and songs like “Godspeed” shows why she is such a celebrated musician. There’s an undeniable retro feeling to the song, especially in its melody which has a bit of John Lennon’s  206 more words

McCartney The Master

At I write this piece, I’ve just finished watching the Paul McCartney interview, filmed as part of BBC Radio 4’s Mastertapes series. The interview  was broadcast on Saturday 28 May 2016 and featured a 45-minute long conversation with the legendary entertainer, focusing primarily on his post-Beatle career. 770 more words

UnNatural Music: John Lennon & Yoko Ono in Cambridge 1969 by Anthony Barnett Allardyce Book

In the closing lines of this attractively produced little piece of history Anthony Barnett refers to Yoko Ono as Eiko and thereby brings back into focus another little fragment of history. 544 more words


Imagine No More Warming

This is an update of an article that originally appeared in the Hong Kong-based magazine, Ecozine in the spring of 2015.

Over the past few months, I’ve noticed something curious whenever I climb to the top of a wind turbine.   709 more words


1330 Dizzy Miss Lizzy - The Beatles (1965)

This song was written and recorded by Larry Williams in 1958. The Beatles first recorded the song in 1965. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. 150 more words


1329 Yesterday - The Beatles (1965)

This song was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by Paul McCartney in 1965. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. 346 more words