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Martin Luther King – Acceptance Speech

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-acceptance.html From the page: I am mindful that debilitating and grinding poverty afflicts my people and chains them to the lowest rung of the economic ladder. Therefore, I must ask why this prize is awarded to a movement which is … Continue reading

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UN Committee Hears Account of Torture in Tibet from Former Prisoner – TibetCustom

http://www.tibetcustom.com/article.php/20081109210744240 Rock picture of Padmasambhava, north of Thimphu, Bhutan Padmasambhava Vajrayana From the page: “The UN Committee Against Torture (CAT) during its forty-first session on 6 November heard a testimony from a former political prisoner of the most inhuman treatment … Continue reading

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Organizing for America | BarackObama.com | Policy Issues

http://www.barackobama.com/issues/foreignpolicy/ I wonder how Russia’s action in Georgia; or China’s action in Tibet,differ from the US action in the Middle East? Do military attacks establish peace?Is double speak the world’s political standard?What type of world view are the US, Russia … Continue reading

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http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/suncommentary/la-oe-havrilevsky7-2008aug07,0,2602082.story The TV pep rally that surrounds the Olympic Games could prove tricky for NBC this time. Tibetan exiles say scores were killed by Chinese troops in March. Amnesty International says; More than 1,000 Tibetans detained during protests against the … Continue reading

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David Antoon: The Cancer From Within – Truthdig

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/20071107_the_cancer_from_within/ The famous Air Force Academy cadet chapel, once a place of nondenominational worship and reflection, seems to have become a focal point of evangelical indoctrination and conversion. Reported: January 08, 2007 War with Iran is imminent?. Old news, but … Continue reading

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