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Paris Attacks: Give Peace a Chance

World Peace

The killings in Paris are part of a cycle based on erroneous beliefs and assumptions. Now is a time when we can pause and start a new cycle – a cycle of waking up to our oneness with each other, with our Mother Earth and indeed the entire universe. Read More »

Terrorists Attack Paris – New Yorkers and All Americans Should Show Support


On this cold fall day in New York my heart is in Paris. Read More »

Veteran’s Day Honors Those Who Served – Brings Back Memories of Those Passed On


If you do have an opportunity to meet a veteran today, don’t forget to extend your hand and say, “Thank you.” It’s the least any of us can do. Read More »

Remembering My Dad and The Greatest Generation on Veterans Day


Remembering the Greatest Generation as it dims from memory. Read More »

What are U.S. Marines Doing in Peru?

Huge march in Lima protesting US marines in Peru. Photo: teleSUR / Rael Mora

Will U.S. news soon be filled with stories comparing the Shining Path to Isis, as an excuse to wage war in the land of Machu Picchu? Read More »

Chris Kyle and ‘American Sniper’ – The Book, the Movie, and the Philosophy of War


The impression Chris Kyle gives in his book, of being a gun-obsessed, resilient, judgmental war professional, is quite different from his filmic counterpart. Read More »

Why is the Beach Covered with Dead Birds?

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When will our long night of global corporate greed and killing finally fade away into the light? Read More »

Vietnam Asks Korea to Cancel Vietnam War Celebrations

south korea vietnam war

If South Korea chooses to go through with a 50th anniversary commemorative event, the repercussions could be serious – both economically and politically – because of bad blood between Korea and Vietnam over the Vietnam War. Read More »

‘Cocktails and Camouflage’ Comedy Show Raises Money to Employ Veterans in Film and Television


Comedy and screen stars unite to raise funds for veterans seeking entertainment careers. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Brothers Forever’ by Tom Sileo and Colonel Tom Manion

brothers forever

A Marine and a Sailor formed an enduring bond before giving their lives for what they truly believed in. Read More »