Browsing All Posts published on »April, 2008«

light and dark

April 9, 2008

0

src=\”https://ronirvine.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/1207807745-hr-134.jpg\”   Western thought compartmentalizes and separates light from dark, happiness from sadness, dancing from mourning, good from bad; when in reality, life\’s gifts come wrapped in each of these. When we too quickly disregard or throw away things wrapped in what we judge to be \”the bad\” or \”the dark\”, we miss that nugget […]

April 04, 1968 — death of a dream???

April 4, 2008

0

40 years ago today, Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Was this the death of a dream? Check out MLK’s speech, “I have a dream”: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=1732754907698549493 Or is the dream still alive? Check out the impact of his life on the students of this diverse Bronx school: http://my.barackobama.com/page/invite/yestheycan The measure of a hero is the […]