Celebrating Grace Lee Boggs

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“On June 27, 1915, Grace Lee Boggs was born in Providence, Rhode Island, above her father’s restaurant. Grace later said, “because I was born to Chinese immigrant parents and because I was born female, I learned very quickly that the world needed changing.””

Rivera Sun
Published in: Counterpunch, Rivera Sun’s Blog
Date: June 20,21,2016
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Mass Karma

Robert Koehler

“This won’t be the last. Just after the Orlando tragedy, this reality remains pretty much unacknowledged, as cause-seekers focus on security and ISIS and the specific mental instability of Omar Mateen, who, as the world knows, took 49 precious lives and injured 53…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Huffington Post, Tribune Content Agency, Common Dreams, Common Wonders Blog, Transcend Media Service, Grassroots Press, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, The Raven Foundation, The Smirking Chimp, Newberry Observer
Date: June 15,16,17,20,2016
1014 Words

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Why go to Russia?

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“Since 1983, Sharon Tennison has worked to develop ordinary citizens’ capacities to avert international crises, focusing on relations between the U.S. and Russia. Now, amid a rising crisis in relations between the U.S. and Russia…”

Kathy Kelly
Published in: Antiwar, Huffington Post, The Smirking Chimp, World Beyond War, Counterpunch, Voices for Creative Nonviolence, Consortium News, Gorilla Radio Blog, Transcend Media Service
Date: June 17,18,20,2016
991 Words

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Undeterred: Amid Terror Attacks in Europe, US H-bombs Still Deployed There

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““A little more than 60 miles from Brussels airport,” Kleine Brogel Air Base is one of six European sites where the United States still stores active nuclear weapons, William Arkin wrote last month. The national security consultant for NBC News Investigates…”

John LaForge
Published in: The Reader Weekly, Counterpunch, Grassroots Press, Transcend Media Service, Antiwar
Date: June 15,16,17,20,2016
854 Words

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