Truthdig.com:n Imagine there’s no heaven, Atheist Manifesto — by Sam Harris (thanks to Re Collection for this link) This is an intriguing and strident essay in which the case for atheism is made. Many of the arguments are familiar to me (and I think not only to atheists, but to many questioning believers), but […]
Month: August 2006
LandInstitute.org: 8th Annual Prairie Festival â€” 30th Anniversary of The Land Institute, October 6-8, 2006 Guest speakers will include Jakob Von Uexkull, founder of Right Livelihood Award; Wendell Berry; Frances Beinecke, Executive Director, Natural Resources Defense Council; Ray Anderson, Interface, Inc.; David Orr; Laura Jackson; and Doug Tompkins. The Land Institute’s scientists will give […]
Truthout.org: Camp Casey Reaches Out to GIs at Fort Hood — A Report by Geoffrey Millard and Scott Galindez Over the last week, Camp Casey activists have been reaching out to GIs at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas. Truthout’s Geoffrey Millard went along with a group from the camp to one of the gates […]
Pictures taken at Action at Ft. Hood in Killeen, TX This is the first installment of the pictures I took on my trip to Crawford.
I’ve stopped at a Schlotzky’s in Hillsboro, TX for a quick bite to eat and to check email while returning from Crawford. I’ll post more later about the experience (as well some pictures), but I must say my experience was a very mixed bag. On the positive, I met some wonderful folks, got to […]
This is kinda a last minute deal, but I’m departing this evening to spend a few days in Crawford, Texas. I’ll be down there on behalf of the Military Law Task Force of the National Lawyers Guild to provide some military counseling (and referals to legal counsel) for soldiers who are visiting Camp Casey […]
This is an update to an earlier post. Well I had my first day of classes at TCC yesterday. Of course, class days is a kinda a fluid concept when you are taking distance learning classes, because what we do is basically do our reading and then post responses to discussion questions on the […]
NEStatepaper.com: Green Party Does What Dems Couldn’t – Fields A Candidate For Attorney General This sure is an inspiration for us here in the Oklahoma Green Party. But of course we’re stuck with our rotten, undemocratic ballot access laws.
I’ve had tons of comments on my previous post about Mysecret.tv (the cyber-confession website of Lifechurch.tv), so I thought I would follow up with what others are saying about it. The Parish: MySecret.tv or Voyeur Driven Church (also see The Parish: A Better Analysis on Mysecret.tv I’ve written many, many posts about what happens […]
HRC.org: Pension Law includes important protections for same-sex couples under federal law— Human Rights Campaign Helps Secure Key Provisions to Assist GLBT and Other Americans WASHINGTON â€” The Federal Pension Protection Act passed by Congress and signed into law today by President George W. Bush contains two key provisions that will extend important financial […]