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An Ancient Social Justice Warrior?

This came in the daily email from Plough:

When someone strips another of his clothes, he is called a thief. Should not someone who has the power to clothe the naked but does not do so be called the same?

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15 July 2019

Clearly, all fear has an element of resistance and a leaning away
from the moment.  Its dynamic is not unlike that of strong desire
except that fear leans backward into the last safe moment… 46 more words


Another Quote

“We have come to see ourselves as lords and masters of the Earth,
entitled to plunder her at will. The sickness evident in the soil, 48 more words


A Champion By Example (via Haiku)

“I just played every
ball. I don’t think about the
score at all,” she said.

Simona Halep, Wimbledon Women’s Singles Champion, 2019


14 July 2019

It seems, as one becomes older,
That the past has another pattern, and ceases to be a mere sequence—
Or even development: the latter a partial fallacy… 47 more words