Ellen Lindeen

Shakespeare Talks about Peace

“April 23 is the day the world celebrates what is thought to be Shakespeare’s day of birth, and then 52 years later, definitely his day of death…”

Ellen Birkett Lindeen
Published in:Yolo County Enterprise, Counterpunch, Bainbridge Island Review, Medium, Journal Tribune, The Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, Sentinel News
Date: 2019 April 22, 23, 24, 26, 28, May 8
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What does it mean to teach peace?

“Depending on your age, people associate peace with protesting the Vietnam War, songs, movies and marches of the 1960’s, the time before 9/11…”

Ellen Birkett Lindeen
Published in: Counterpunch, Journal Tribune, Bainbridge Island Review, Pagosa Daily Post, Transcend Media Service, LA Progressive, Westside Gazette, The Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, Sentinel News, Medium
Date: 2019, April 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 19, 24
510 words

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When Will We Ever Learn?

“On Tuesday evening, February 27, 2019, I attended a beautiful, yet painful, event, entitled, “Vigil in Remembrance of Those Affected by Gun Violence.”…”

Ellen Lindeen
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Chronicle of Winston – Salem, The Sunburg News, Sierra County Prospect, DeSoto Times-Tribune, Gilmer Free Press
Date: February 27,28,March 1,8,14,2019
747 Words

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The Future of the U.S. and the World is in the Hands of the Electors


“On Monday, December 19, 2016, the United States “democratic republic” system moves into its final stage of electing the next American president when the “Electors”…”

Ellen Lindeen
Published in: Counterpunch, The Orange Leader, Gilmer Free Press, Las Vegas Sun, Sierra County Prospect, The Daily Press
Date: December 13,14,18,19,2016
709 Words

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Standing Rock: Determining President Obama’s Legacy to All Americans


“President Obama’s election was not only the remarkable once-in-a-lifetime event that many of us who remember the Civil Rights Movement…”

Ellen Lindeen
Published in: My Journal Courier, Las Vegas Sun, Counterpunch, LA Progressive, The Orange Leader, The PeaceWorker
Date: November 29,30,December 1, 2016
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Education, junior high, police, and fixing our killing problem

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“Many are hoping in this new year that the killing of unarmed African Americans by police officers will stop, but the situation does not seem to be improving. For those of us in the Chicago area, for example, it seems to be getting worse, and so we must ask what can be done?”

Author: Ellen Lindeen
Published in: Common Dreams http://www.commondreams.org/views/2016/01/17/education-junior-high-police-and-fixing-our-killing-problem
La Progressive https://www.laprogressive.com/conflict-de-escalation/
Counterpunch http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/01/18/education-junior-high-police-and-fixing-our-killing-problem/
San Diego Free Press http://sandiegofreepress.org/2016/01/the-time-has-come-to-address-the-killing-of-black-people-by-white-police-officers/
The Gilmer Mirror http://www.gilmermirror.com/view/full_story/27047909/article-Education–junior-high–police–and-fixing-our-killing-problem?instance=news_special_coverage_right_column
Date: January 17,18,2015

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