For The Love Of Wisdom – Oswald Spengler – Freedom

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Oswald Spengler (May 29, 1880 – May 08, 1936) The press to-day is an army with carefully organized arms and branches, with journalists as officers, and readers as soldiers. But here, as in every army, the soldier obeys blindly, and war-aims and operation-plans change without his knowledge. The reader neither knows, nor is allowed to …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Martin L King – Freedom And Oppression

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Martin L King (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) History is the long and tragic story of the fact that privileged groups seldom give up their privileges voluntarily. Individuals may see the moral light and give up their unjust posture; but … groups are more immoral than individuals. We know through painful experience that …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Edward Kennedy Duke Ellington – Jazz And Freedom

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Edward Kennedy Duke Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) Jazz is a good barometer of freedom. In its beginnings, the United States spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free, that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of …

The Poetry Of Tao Writer – Stand Undiminished — The Poem

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Tao Writer (April 17, 1948 -) Stand Undiminished — The Poem Taken from my motherland in chainsto travel waters unknown by me,to toil in soil unfamiliar to my hands.Forced to speak a languagewhich does not sing.Exploited, enslaved, whipped and hanged.Defined in a constitutionas three fifths of a man.I stood beside you in battleagainst common foes.I …

For The Love Of Wisdom – James Baldwin – Freedom

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In recognition of Black History Month, Transformation Publications will present poems, essays, and other artistic creations by Black artists, musicians, and writers. James Baldwin   (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) Freedom is not something that anybody can be given; freedom is something people take and people are as free as they want to …