Education

A Life Lived Whole

“There is in all things … a hidden wholeness.”Thomas Merton, the Trappist monk and mystic who wrote these words, was speaking of the human world as well as the world of nature. But in our every?day lives, Merton’s words can sound like wishful thinking. Afraid that our inner light will be extinguished, or our inner […]

Education

Detentions Spark Protests

Immigrants won a major victory in January when a District Court judge ruled that the US government may not deport Somalis. The decision dealt a setback to Bush administration policies of sweeping detentions and deportations of immigrants from Arab and Muslim nations.

Education

101 Ways To Get Educated

-Grow enough grain for one loaf of bread — and make and eat the loaf -Answer ALL the questions of a 3 year old for a week -Spend a day alone in a wild place -Follow your trash to its final resting place -Collect food and blankets and spend a day giving them to homeless […]