Jun 18 2014

Subversive Thought for June 18, 2014

“I write this to represent the faceless, voiceless, the unknown struggle[ing] within [the] youth prison system. For we do exist. We are young, vibrant, diligent, strong minded, and remain hopeful.” — From Nell Bernstein’s book Burning Down the House, where she quotes an open letter written by a young man on lockdown. …

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Jun 17 2014

Subversive Thought for June 17, 2014

“If we don’t end war, war will end us.” — H. G. Wells

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Jun 16 2014

Subversive Thought for June 16, 2014

“…the care of the earth is our most ancient and most worthy and, after all, our most pleasing responsibility. To cherish what remains of it, and to foster its renewal, is our only legitimate hope.” ? Wendell Berry …

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Jun 12 2014

Subversive Thought for June 12, 2014

“Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.” — Albert Einstein …

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Jun 10 2014

Subversive Thought for June 10, 2014

“I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being, first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” ? Malcolm X …

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Jun 09 2014

Subversive Thought for June 9, 2014

“I should tie myself to no particular system of society other than of socialism.” — Nelson Mandela

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Jun 06 2014

Subversive Thought for June 6, 2014

“The spirit of democracy is not a mechanical thing to be adjusted by abolition of forms. It requires change of heart.” — Mahatma Gandhi …

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Jun 05 2014

Subversive Thought for June 5, 2014

“There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do as I advise.” — Gore Vidal

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Jun 03 2014

Subversive Thought for June 3, 2014

“Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.” — Yuri Kochiyama …

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Jun 02 2014

Subversive Thought for June 2, 2014

“Our ultimate objective in learning about anything is to try to create and develop a more just society.” — Yuri Kochiyama …

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