October 12, 2009

Celebrating Slaughter: War and Collective Amnesia

This article was originally published on Truthdig War memorials and museums are temples to the god of war. The hushed voices, the well-tended grass, the flapping […]
February 2, 2003
David Krieger

Guernica

Picasso’s passion for peace Symbol of war’s horrors Screams of death and agony Fallen man, fallen horse Nazi Luftwaffe bombs falling On small Basque village It […]
January 2, 2003

The Art of Living: Santa Paula’s Xavier Montes Walks (and Teaches) the Talk

Santa Paula native Xavier Montes remembers his ascent into social advocacy. A self-proclaimed “reborn Chicano,” he learned Spanish while visiting a relative in Mexico who challenged […]