Reposted from RESILIENCE.Org (http://www NULL.resilience NULL.org/stories/2013-01-28/deep-thought-jan-28)
There is a list.
A terrible and shameful list.
A list that will break your damn heart in half if you have the courage to look at it.
A list that …
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Painting: Chagall’s Lovers Red Background
Reposted from COMMON DREAMS (http://www NULL.commondreams NULL.org/view/2013/01/25-7)
(or how ‘What we speak becomes the house we live in’)
“Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present.” – Albert Camus:…
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I recently had the sheer delight of indulging in Denver’s “Becoming Van Gogh (http://www NULL.vangoghdenver NULL.com/)” exhibition which lingered in the Mile High City for three months. While forever a fan of the “eccentric” artist, there …
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Reposted from TRUTHDIG (http://www NULL.truthdig NULL.com/report/item/the_myth_of_human_progress_20130113/)
Clive Hamilton in his “Requiem for a Species: Why We Resist the Truth About Climate Change” (http://www NULL.amazon NULL.com/Requiem-Species-Resist-Climate-Change/dp/1849710813/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1358027794&sr=1-1&keywords=requiem+for+a+species)describes a dark relief that comes from accepting that “catastrophic climate …
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The Gus Van Sant movie “Promised Land (http://focusfeatures NULL.com/promised_land),” written by Matt Damon and John Krasinski was recently panned by one reviewer who used “Promised Bland,” to describe her reaction to it. While it is true …
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