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martin luther king: a vocation of agony & the fierce urgency of now (698)

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2007

chers (especially jim)—
saw the following article in the july/august 2007 issue of
foreign policy magazine:

What happens when you take a 40-year-old CIA memo on losing a war and replace the word “Vietnam” with the word “Iraq”? The result is a set of conclusions that are just as true today.

which is all well and good, but a […]

aids-write’s kearns and asa’s saltzman dialog: metaphoric nature of journalism & regularity of prolific posts 3-30 (583)

Friday, March 30th, 2007

From: Rebecca Saltzman
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2007 11:21 AM
To: Richard Kearns
Subject: Re: [sandiego] 3-28 at aids-write: 12 new posts
Richard -
Do you think you could send an email about once a week instead of several times a day summarizing what’s going on at aids-write? Some folks on the list are getting frustrated by your heavy emailing, […]

kearns: 5 pagesaints who shined on & guided my dreamcanvas journeys: part 1 former lives (471)

Saturday, November 11th, 2006

r&r & taking thought-sauce with my meals. here are five writers from my past who have been my guides on the page in what i would call my previous lifetimes, my pasts that have died a while ago. these are my co-survivors & my dumbsaint pagesaint spiriteverpresent allies.
look for posts on other lights and other […]

new poem at awo: the time is right to wage justice (455)

Saturday, November 4th, 2006

brother blogger martin luther king, jr. — “will we be extremists for the preservation of injustice or for the extension of justice?” (444)

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

excerpt from letter from a birmingham jail:

I have not said to my people: “Get rid of your discontent.” Rather, I have tried to say that this normal and healthy discontent can be channeled into the creative outlet of nonviolent direct action. And now this approach is being termed extremist.
But though I was initially disappointed […]

[aidswriteorg] mortality: own it. end it. no text except . . . (427)

Thursday, October 19th, 2006

—lyr redundant

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stealing your breath to birmingham: citizen journalism at icpoz.three — eleven posts, one sentence, one tale retold (368.1)

Sunday, September 10th, 2006

please scroll down to read icpoz.three, the september issue of the international carnival of pozitivities.
please click on this sentence to read the icpoz.three special report on fourteen toronto iac bloggers on
please click on this sentence to go to the international carnival of pozitivities homepage.
it is a joy to welcome you to icpoz.three, the third […]

wise guys king, kliban & kearns converse with everyman dobson in observance of’s first birthday (320)

Friday, June 2nd, 2006

martin said:
i want to use as the subject from which to preach: “the three dimensions of a complete life.” (all right) you know, they used to tell us in hollywood that in order for a movie to be complete, it had to be three-dimensional. well, this morning i want to seek to get over to […]