The Healing the Wounded Heart program with its emphasis on healing soul damage through gratefulness and heart centered action is a beacon of light in the seemingly impenetrable darkness of PTSD as well as an obvious antidote for our rising Veteran suicide rate.
Peace, Causes & Activism
“The best way to control the opposition is to lead it”—[A quote often attributed to Lenin] “If way to the Better there be, it exacts a full look at the Worst.”—Thomas Hardy YouTube – Veterans Today -Phil Ochs: Love me, I’m a Liberal I cried when they shot Medgar Evers Tears ran down my […]
When the World Outlawed War! Get to know Salmon Oliver Levinson; a man who helped draft General Treaty for Renunciation of War as an Instrument of National Policy
Mike Farrell – There are a lot of people in the US & Israel who have a vested interest in assuming that Israel is a western bastion of human rights and equity
by Jim Fetzer “Those who make peaceful change impossible make violent revolution inevitable.”– John F. Kennedy (1962) The responses to “Occupy Wall Street” have ranged from hypercritical and dismissive to completely sympathetic and supportive. Some have suggested that this is really COINTELPRO in action, while others submit that it is instead a preemptive move by the […]
It is my contention that Jesus did not die for us (contrary to the Catholic church) but, instead LIVED for us ~ for he was indeed a determined revolutionary and an evolutionary forerunner for a state of love and soul consciousness which is also deepest within each one of us.
Listen to the impassioned eloquence of his words, listen to the truth of his heart felt message and recognize he was a prophet of our times whose words still resonate in our souls and demand a response.
Marina is the perfect example of how early childhood pain or the seeming separation from love can cause us to emotionally stop growing, create a self-protective ego and go through our life unconsciously recreating our original pain and separation in a vain attempt to find a lost and alone child within ourselves.
A soul based revolution is happening today throughout the world ~ a spiritual conspiracy against the status quo and a world seemingly devoid of spiritual meaning.
Jesus was not a Christian and Buddha was not a Buddhist but their religion was love. Can it really be this simple? That the ultimate religion is love !
Artificial intelligence without a soul is a garden without sunlight and is doomed to extinction and irrelevance.
Ferguson matters because we are finally witnessing the social injustice of our current War on Drugs and growing militarized police state ~ here are the facts:
I distinctly remember as a very young child, since I’m a twin and surrendered during my birth trauma, a vague, scary and almost overwhelming prenatal feeling of being part of something so vast and incomprehensible that I felt absolutely miniscule and tiny beyond description.
When darkness overcomes us
And Hope lies in the past
What in our hearts sustains us?
How do we make love last?
NBC is facing questions over its decision to pull veteran news correspondent Ayman Mohyeldin out of Gaza just after he personally witnessed the Israeli military’s killing of four Palestinian boys on a Gaza beach. Mohyeldin was kicking a soccer ball around with the boys just minutes before they died.
Angry Americans flock to play the blame game hitting the weakest on the totem poll and avoid the real targets of their anger; the Banksters and Politicians
The name “REDSKINS” came to us from the 1930s; a time before most all of us were born, a time before civil rights or public awareness about racism and bigotry. In truly was a different time then and it is a different time now. Time to make the change.
I will spend this Memorial Day weekend grieving the suffering of all who have been touched by war remembering that I am both a victim and a victimizer.
– Uri Avnery – One makes peace with a whole nation, not with half of it. A peace with the PLO, but without Hamas, would be ineffective from the beginning. However, the United States has fully accepted the Israeli line and threatened the PA with what amounts to a declaration of war if they reconcile with Hamas.
– Ulson Gunnar rips Time Magazine’s lungs out for their hit piece on Syrian Christians…that by supporting Assad they brought doom on themselves.
NBA Owner Donald Sterling and his now public racism has put leadership on trial; not only in the USA but around the world. So explore the future of leadership with author Johnny Punish as he examines who has the right to lead in the new 21st century.
Join exiled and ethnically cleansed Johnny Punish as he takes you on ride through the hell of being a created terrorist by the ambitious imperialist machine.
– In th coming trial against Pope Francis, Queen Elizabeth II, and Archbishop of Canterbury Welby, I am amazed by the courage of the principals involved.
For the first time I met a musician more outspoken than myself…
I’m tired of the militarization of our police force, the glorification of the military and the humanization of war at the expense of peace, altruism and social cooperation ~ which also happen to be the driving tenets of evolution.
Activist Johnny Punish reads Scarlett Johansson the riot act as she gets ready to shill for Apartheid Company Soda Stream on Super Bowl Sunday! Are you ready for some protest football?
It’s hard to believe that this happened over 80 years ago but this exceptionally rare 7 minute film from 1932 brilliantly shows one of the darkest days in America’s history with actual newsreel footage.
Thus, finding the Christ in Christmas means finding the Christ within ourselves and letting that light shine forth to all others throughout the year.
Now there are over 650,000 illegal Israel settlers living in Palestinian territory but the world continues to turn a blind eye to Israel’s blatant disregard for Human rights ~ where 35 laws privilege Jews over Palestinians and apartheid continues to rule.
I’m a huge fan of peace studies as an academic discipline that should be spread into every corner of what we call, with sometimes unclear justification, our education system. But often peace studies, like other disciplines, manages to study only those far from home, and to study them with a certain bias.