Tag Archives: peace

11-11-1918

My grandfather and grandmother met in France. The year was 1917. They served together in a frontline hospital for the Royal Canadian Medical Expedition. T Neither had much use for God after witnessing the carnage of trench warfare. Today I toast the millions of sacrifices in that bloody conflict. I also thanked the stars that […]

Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day traditionally kicks off the summer holidays in America. Boy scouts, veterans, and politicians parade to honor the nation’s fallen soldiers and sailors, after which families gather for BBQs before heading home sated on burgers, beer, and hot dogs. This mass departure usually creates epic massive traffic jams on the highways of the USA. […]

Hypocrisy Of The Endless War

A bomber struck a Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. Over twenty young people were killed by the explosion. The destruction was horrific. Young innocents. Dead. Why? Israel attacking a Palestine beach. Yemeni children killed by a drone missile strike ordered by Obama. Bloody Sunday by the Brits. When will there be peace.

Bad Week In Bad America

America was shocked by the brutal double-killing of Alton Sterling by a Baton Rouge police officer. 911 had received a gun call from someone at the convenience store where Sterling sold CDs. the illegal gun in Sterling’s possession had been purchased for protection. The two police rolled into the parking lot and attempted an arrest, […]

Bernie And Bird

No Matter what, Bernie’s my man. No more wars. And the Dove says the same and so say all of us. We don’t have to listen to the others. Peace on Earth. To one and all.