great grandfather murdered by soldiers
for the unknown little boy
grandfather at the Russian front
homeless orphan begging for food
the animals tortured by superior beings
the students of the White Rose
for peace, for a future
want to leave
Stop Internet Child Pornography! Government Email, Important Links
Stop Forced Relocation of the Dineh/Navajo
Loved and Missing
The White Rose
Iraqi Civilians Casualties of Sanctions
Freedom Writers & Free Speech
Our Pound Puppies, Animal Rescue
do you want to leave your children?
a healing planet with fresh air to breath, clean water to swim in, compassion
for each other and our animal friends, and free, civilized societies
to live in?
You are a champion of the Earth and future generations! Your actions today will shape your future and your children's futures tomorrow. Please help us to non-violently fight injustice in our time and honor those before us who so bravely sacrificed all for what they believed in -- freedom, peace and justice. One transgression against humanity hurts us all. We must protect those who can not speak and the cherished values that allow us to speak. BECOME A FREEDOM WRITER. WRITE, SPREAD THE WORD. NEVER BE SILENT AND NEVER GIVE UP ON PEACE, FREEDOM AND JUSTICE.
|Loved and missing...|
Stop Forced Relocation of Dineh/Navajo at Big
Thousands of Dineh people, many elderly, are being forced off their homelands in Arizona, U.S.A. Why? Though the issues surrounding forced expulsion can be complex, the reason is simple: COAL, a highly polluting, non-sustainable energy source.
|Die Gedanken and the White
** "Die Gedanken Sind Frei"
is an old, powerful song I learned as a teen one year from my aunt Heidi.
It goes back to the old German peasant wars of the 1600s, and was used
as a non-violent protest song by the Nazi resistance movement the "White
Rose" and others until it was banned by the Third Reich.
February 22, 1943, 9am... Three students from the University of Munich are brought to trial for treason. The trial last until 1 pm and by 5 o’clock all are dead. Sophie is among the murdered.
Christoph Probst, Sophie and her brother Hans Scholl were executed by guillotine. Hans shouted his last words before the guillotine's blade fell: "Long live freedom!"
July 13, 1943, White Rose member Alexander Schmorell was executed by guillotine. Philosophy professor Kurt Huber speaks his last moving words about right, decency and humaneness before being executed by guillotine.
October 12, 1943, Willi Graf was executed by guillotine. In the farewell letter to his sister he had the following message to his friends: "They shall continue what we have begun."
January 29, 1945: Hans Leipelt, branded a "jewish half-breed," was a decorated German soldier until the regime stripped him of his rank. He got a copy of a White Rose pamphlet after the Scholl's arrest and distributed pamphlets after their death titled 'And their spirit lives on, despite all!" He was executed at Munich Stadelheim .
Jürgen Wittenstein survived and brought the stories and pictures of the White Rose with him to America.
Living Novel on the CrystalBay
The Eternal Connection
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