Privilege is the Real Violence

Privilege is the Real Violence

We are challenged now to make or influence a national response. But the real issues are local and decentralized in their solutions. Justice here also leads to peace; it is all that ever can. Democracy lets all those affected by decisions make them, and excludes those...
Privilege is the Real Violence

A is for Access

Access to justice” – what is it? Is it just a high-sounding, but amorphous phrase? Let me give you my definition. To me, access to justice means making the judicial system work for everybody – regardless of fear for one’s personal safety or the...
Privilege is the Real Violence

Does “All Men” Mean Women Too?

Democracy is the only form of government that is founded on the dignity of man, not the dignity of some men, of rich men, of educated men or of white men, but of all men. Its sanction is not the sanction of force, but the sanction of human nature. Equality and...

Prophets Prophetic Principle

  It is to a remarkable group of men who we call the Prophets more than to any others that Western civilization owes its convictions (a) that individuals are responsible not only for their face to face dealings, but for the social structures of their society; and...

The Power of Opposites

  For capitalism is an economic system based on institutionalized greed, self-interest, accumulation, expansion, domination and disregard of the lives of others. It is a system of power in blatant opposition to democracy, which is an order of values that exalts...