Sometimes I just need to read one of Wilde's quotes to remember why this man is my favorite author / thinker / everyday life philosopher.. :)
Socialism vs. Capitalism
Henry David Thoreau (Authors Series) by Ryan Sheffield
Be enraged!!! So, we are getting rid of illegal immigrants and limiting those who are coming in, but our immigrant ancestors stole the land away from the native people who were here, even killing them. Now we are taking away their rights to the little land they have left. Denying them the right to protect their land and water. This is horribly outrageous. Please, everyone help! Speak out!
Don McCullin - Un manifestant anti-guerre solitaire affronte la police à Whitehall pendant la crise des missiles cubains, Londres, 1962.
The Black Consciousness Movement started as a student movement and quickly became the voice and spirit of anti-Apartheid resistance in 1970s South Africa.
Nelson Mandela Anti-apartheid activist who became President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, the first to be elected in a fully democratic process. Mandela served 27 years in prison. Following his release in 1990, Mandela supported reconciliation and negotiation, and led the transition towards multi-racial democracy in South Africa. One of Mandela’s primary commitments in recent years has been to the fight against AIDS. He won the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize. Photo by Hans Gedda
Jailed for 27 years, he emerged to become the country's first black president and to play a leading role in the drive for peace in other spheres of conflict. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993.