Monthly Archives: March 2018

Change is coming

“The cries of loss and anguish become public, at last. A million young people seize the truth: “Half of my seventh grade class was affected by gun violence. My own brother was shot in the head…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, Pagosa Daily Post, Baltimore Nonviolence Center, Eurasia Review, Free Press, Bainbridge Island Review, Sierra County Prospect, Counterpunch, Ecumenics and Quakers, The Smirking Chimp, Tacoma Weekly, The News International
Date: March 28,29,30,31 April 1,5,2018
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Shifting Systems with Nonviolent Strategy

“The secret to successful nonviolent struggle lies in understanding strategy and systems. All systems require participation and resources to survive. Deny those things, and the system will wither away . . . or concede to meet your demands…”

Rivera Sun
Published in: Rivera Sun’s Blog, Counterpunch, The PeaceWorker, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: March 28,29,2018
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We Just Say No

“America loves its guns. Really? Only a quarter of us own guns, that is, three-quarters of us do not, although 42 percent of us live in homes in which someone owns a firearm. America loves its children…”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Counterpunch, Bainbridge Island Review, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, LA Progressive, Nation of Change, The Sentinel Echo, Kashmir Times, Sierra County Prospect, Camas-Washougal Post-Record, The DeQueen Bee
Date: March 25,27,28,29,April 2,2018
435 Words

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Normalizing violence

“Addressing the Parkland shootings last month, and the apparent emergence of a movement for tougher, saner gun laws that has followed…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Raven Foundation, Tribune Content Agency, Common Wonders Blog, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, Common Dreams, The Smirking Chimp, The DeQueen Bee, LA Progressive, West Side Gazette
Date: March 21,22,23,April 22,2018
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