Beyond Winning and Losing

Robert Koehler

“It’s the smallest thing in the world. Does the tennis ball land inside the line or outside? But somehow, as I watched this 60-second YouTube clip of an Australian tennis match last January, and heard an explosion of joyous…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: The Smirking Chimp, Huffington Post, Grassroots Press, Gilmer Free Press, Tribune Content Agency, Common Dreams, Common Wonders Blog, Truthout, Counterpunch, Chicago Activism, The News International, The Raven Foundation, The Johnstown Breeze, Eagle Times, Eureka Spring News, Huffington Post
Date: August 17,18,19,20,21,25,2016
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Good People Doing Bad Things

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“In World War II, good American boys who wouldn’t have kicked a cat flew bombers that set cities filled with innocent German children on fire. German boys, who were raised to be kind and decent, participated in the atrocities of the Holocaust. How is it that normally decent people who are raised to be kind and respectful of others can commit acts of horrible violence during wars? How do they put aside their normal reluctance to hurt others and make the decision to shoot or bomb not only enemy combatants but civilians including women and children?”

Author: Kent Shifferd
Published in: Fountain of
War is a crime
World Beyond War
The Johnstown Breeze
Sierra County Prospect
Gilmer Free Press
Las Vegas Informer
The Gilmer Mirror
Date: August 18,19,26,2015

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