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A Dying Man’s Gift of Awareness

“Tell them, I want everybody to know, I want everybody on the train to know, I love them …” In our world of violence, where acts of murder and terror are analyzed in the mainstream media out of context from the hell of endless war that has become our reality, Robert Koehler remembers these dying words of Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, stabbed to death on a train in Portland while defending two young Muslim girls. What if this universal love, rather than unending war, were the cornerstone of our global social order?

The Budget of Death: This Is What the Cost of War Looks Like

The budget proposal from the Trump administration sacrifices the welfare of the citizenry to the machinery of war, but this is nothing new. We have been traveling down the path of war for a long time, and it's taking its toll. Lindsey Paris-Lopez hopes that we can all come to recognize that this is what the cost of war looks like, and start investing in building each other up before it's too late.

Love Is Resistance

1st Corinthians 13 is not just for Hallmark cards, Your Voice author Samuel Son claims. It is a declaration of resistance. "Saint Paul, the birther of this poem, is resistant-par-excellence. Because for Paul, a Christian is a resistant of love."