WARNING: May contain opinions
Why? I hear you say. Well, several reasons really.
History doesn't matter; history is full of wars; history is written by the winners. Hmmm! What I guess I'm really hearing when I hear those words is: History doesn't matter to YOU; history is full of wars only because that's what they teach in school; and history is written ONLY by the winners because they WON and shout the loudest. To say that history is only about the winners, is to negate the lives of…Continue
The meeting with the external people involved in the Calon Cymru Community set up is now scheduled to take place on Mumble at 4.00 p.m on Wednesday 20th June 2012.
I'm going to repost the following:
Please ALSO note that this discussion will be purely about Wales as Welsh Planning Law is completely different from/to English and Scottish law and sustainable development and community enhancement is actually written into the 'constitution' of the Welsh Government…Continue
Can those of you interested in Occupii Opt Out please let me know asap.
A meeting is being arranged between external people who are part of Calon Cymru and the Community Land Trusts on Mumble.
The room WILL be locked for the protection of the external people which is why I'm giving you advance notice that if your name hasn't been put forward you won't be able to come in.
I know locked rooms are contentious but this isn't about others who are occupiers. It…Continue
Added by lunadraconis on June 13, 2012 at 15:17 — No Comments
...was with me when I woke up this morning.
I couldn't put my finger on it. Was it something I dreamt? Have I forgotten someone's birthday, anniversary, christening, bar mitzvah or something? No, it was less tangible than that.
I tried to analyse it as you do. I couldn't remember any dreams, so I put that to one side. I made a pot of coffee and opened a blog, hoping for something to come through subliminally. Nothing. I checked on Facebook for friends updates and noted…Continue
I'm sure people are sick to death of me banging on about positive things that come from Occupy!!!
We KNOW the world is screwed, we KNOW that people are being screwed, left right and centre. Human rights mean nothing anymore and, the more powerful WE become, the more they will tighten those screws. Yet, in the hearts and minds of all of us, we strive for the beauty that is all life and our own personal moral compasses are still alive and kicking to injustice and unfairness. We want…Continue