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Making injustice visible

Gandhi and King were two of the most successful reformers of the 20th century because they did at least one thing better than their contemporaries: they inspired thousands of fellow citizens to participate in peaceful movements to promote freedom, dignity, and responsibility. How did they…

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29 Sep 2012 Posted by aura in Freedom Fighting no comments

Consumerism vs. Gandhi & King

Assuming a modern-day Gandhi and King would not be involved in either Occupy Wall Street or the Tea Party, what would they be doing? Given the various injustices people face in the United States today, a 21st century Gandhi and King probably would not be…

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18 Aug 2012 Posted by aura in Freedom Fighting no comments

Gandhi, King, and the Tea Party

Did the Tea Party influence the selection of the Republican Vice Presidential candidate this week? Some people think so. Since first coalescing in February 2009 to protest unpopular bailout legislation, the populist movement has rallied around conservative policy and politicians. Now with Mitt Romney’s announcement of…

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11 Aug 2012 Posted by aura in Freedom Fighting no comments