- Political Views:The human soul never ceases to be transformed by its encounter with force Simone Weil
- Religious Views:Every day I try to go beyond any religion and every morning I have waited for a God to speak.
Karl Reisman Lydia may like the following talk by Tracie Washington on the economics and morals of immigrant labor and slavery.
Tracie Washington is a very proud native of New Orleans, with deep roots in Louisiana. For over sixteen years Washington has maintained a general civil practice concentrating in education law, civil rights, and labor and employment law, including both traditional labor management relations and coun…
Karl Reisman from Howard Norman’s My Famous Evening: 1.
Thoreau “Murder does not visit here but rarely” 2. “To feel peaceful in one’s heart (say if you live in an American city) one must go to ‘another place’. I feel fortunate to spend extended periods in Vermont and Nova Scotia, which, in my life, offer corresponding dignities.”
Karl Reisman Wheat genome may help tackle food shortages
There has been, for years, an ongoing debate in the defense and national security communityover the proper place of COIN doctrine in the repertoire of the United States military and in our national strategy. While a sizable number of serious scholars, strategists, journalistsand officers have been d…
Karl Reisman JESUS LEON SANTOS Reforesting The Mixteca Alta
Marc-Antoine Charpentier Work: Litanies de la Vierge, H 83 Salus infirmorum – Regina angelorum – Agnus Dei Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants Conductor: William Christie
Marc-Antoine Charpentier Work: Litanies de la Vierge, H 83 Kyrie – Sancta Maria – Mater Christi – Virgo prudentissima – Speculum justitae – Vas spirituale – Rosa mystica Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants Conductor: William Christie
Just like Anna Russell before him, Peter Schickele is well-known for his parodies of classical music traditions. Though Schickele took the whole thing a step further by creating a whole musical personality, P.D.Q. Bach, “youngest and the oddest of the twenty odd children” of J.S. Bach. He has used t…
Karl Reisman Look at Charles Roberts Albums of his remarkable photographs of the Venice
you may not have seen:
Google’s motto is “Don’t be evil,” but Google is about to cut a deal with Verizon that would end the Internet as we know it. It would create fast Internet lanes for the largest corporations and slow lanes for the rest of us. If enough of us speak out, we can stop it.
Summer has always been a great time for road trips: a chance to explore the country, escape the heat and eat too much fast food. But it’s not often that those road trips have the ambitious and vene… Read more of this post, 30 Cities, 11,000 Miles, 75 Days: InvisiblePeople.tv Hits the Road, at Chan…
Karl Reisman Over time “the number of high-value jobs in goods production and in service categories like trade, transportation, information technology and the professions has shrunk by 12 percent, to 68 million from 77 million.” from David Stockman “The Four Deformations of the Apocalypse,” NYT Op Ed
Karl Reisman https://fadograph.wordpress.com/2010/08/01/oaxaca/
In Oaxaca the walls are full of mold
and growths – diseases of decades and centuries
that no one knows how to cure.
…And only the gold up the hill in Santo Domingo still shines.
In Oaxaca the walls are full of mold and growths – diseases of decades and centuries that no one knows how to cure. So you sleep badly, or you sleep well and wake up badly. And the exhaust fumes collect in the lowlands of the town – and again you sleep badly. This is not the politics, which are also…
Karl Reisman Otto Dix Verwundeter (Herbst 1916 Bapaume) [Wounded soldier – Autumn 1916, Bapaume] plate 6 from Der Krieg
Karl Reisman Otto Dix Dead Soldier, plate five from Death and Resurrection, 1922 Art Institute of Chicago
Karl Reisman The United Arab Emirates is to block sending emails, accessing the internet, and delivering instant messages to other Blackberry handsets.
Small farms: Journey to Forever – the farms of the future, small farms fit better, homesteading, bac
Small farms: Journey to Forever – the farms of the future, small farms fit better, homesteading, back to the land, self-reliance, sustainable development, online resources