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September 2016


I spent all day last Saturday from ten o’clock in the morning to after ten o’clock at night (with a break for lunch, stretches, walks and a nap in my car) listening to a presentation by David Icke who is traveling the planet with his Phantom Self, World Wake Up Tour. He was extraordinary, as usual, and held the packed audience’s attention… Continue reading


Never Give Up Alice Walker Garden

Never Give Up:  Even when the way of Peace is sabotaged or difficult to read….


Eyewitness: Ferguson’s heroic resistance

By Gloria La Riva
Article source: Liberation
Photos: Gloria La Riva

To hear the news reports or listen to Governor Jay Nixon of Missouri yesterday, you’d think the protesters of Ferguson were bent on looting and destruction, and that a midnight curfew and police were needed to protect the people.

But last night at 12:30 a.m., the… Continue reading

Faces of Feminism Video

  Source: Open Road Media

  Alice appears at 1:16 in the video:

Stephane Hessel, Presente

Stéphane Hessel, one of the great old men of the world still standing, inspired all of us who participated in the Russell Tribunal on Palestine over the last several years.  He died peacefully in his sleep last night at the age of 95.  That he never abandoned his principles –  from  participation in the French Resistance, through his… Continue reading

Please see this remarkable film when it opens in New York City at the Cinema Village on February 1st, 2013.

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Photograph by Mexican photographer Ana Elena, Monterrey, Mexico, November 28, 2012

Photograph by Mexican photographer Ana Elena, Monterrey, Mexico,
November 28, 2012

Calling All Beings of Fearless Compassion

Copyright © 2012 by Alice Walker

On December 2, 2012, my mother, Minnie Tallulah Grant Walker, who was born in 1912, would have been 100 years old.  To celebrate her birth, and that of friends and relatives born (under the sign of Sagittarius) on the same day,… Continue reading

12.12.12 Zapata Mexico Alice Walker photo1 by G. Kaleo Larsen12.12.12 Zapata Mexico Alice Walker photo2 by G. Kaleo Larsen

MY 12-12-12


They told us we must be ready
before dawn
and just at dawn
Manuel came for us.
We rode in silence as the day
was breaking
to join
a slowly building crowd
of people
on the outskirts
of Zapata.
There are so many Zapatas in Mexico.
And many Villas
it must be said.
But there we were

12.12.12 Zapata Mexico Alice Walker photo 3 by G. Kaleo Larsen

a small contingent
waiting… Continue reading

Leonard Peltier is someone whose unjust suffering has been present in my consciousness for all of the 37 years he has been in prison.  I’ve marveled at his poetry, his paintings, his deep humanity as life has crashed in on him in ways most of us will never experience.  It is good to see him this morning in this video from Democracy Now!… Continue reading