Results tagged with 'peace'
Published Nov. 9, 2014
The elections are over and Milwaukeeans are deeply divided on their thoughts and feelings about the outcome. However, there has to be a common ground between those who identify as Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians, anarchists or anything else. Right?
Published April 17, 2014
Even though, it seems, half of my Facebook friends are photographing their naked feet on a Florida beach, I am OK ice skating during spring break. Mostly.
Published Nov. 28, 2013
Sometimes, the most challenging aspects of our lives become the most poignant. Such was the case for artist Joyce Winter who was in a serious snowmobiling accident in 1972.
Published Feb. 9, 2011
The love-rock musical "Hair" celebrates the Age of Aquarius and more when in untangles on the Marcus Center's stage Feb. 22-24.
Published Jan. 5, 2007
It's not just Bush's war that's going disastrously. America, both the nation and the people, is dangerously in debt.
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Once again our Secretary of State is trying to settle the Israel-Arab dispute by creatng a State of Palestine in the West Bank . Although the Palestinian negotiators also purport to represent the people of Gaza, the inconvenient truth is that Gaza is governed by Hamas, which opposes a...
Philosopher Immanuel Kant once wrote that the majority of people would never go to war, except in self-defense. If so, an increase in democracy should lead to a more peaceful world. President Woodrow Wilson made this principle a key goal in World War I.The history of the past ce...
This Christmas season, devoted to charity and peace, is also the sixty-fifth anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, Americans’ largest land battle. The U.S. has begun to withdraw troops from Iraq, while expanding forces to combat the v...
"All we are saying is give peace a chance."I woke this morning to the news that a sitting US President, Barack Obama, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize - a surprise to everyone, including the President.As to not seem overly biased, I posted the story from FOX News on my Facebook pa...
Spring cleaning in fall anyone?
I'm in the mood. Clothes to Salvation Army, furniture on Craigslist and Facebook, magazines recycled, keepsakes packed away in rubbermade tubs (lord knows we get enough water in our basements around here).
There's something completely fulfilling (...
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