Further thoughts on the cultural labor of poetry and art. Not merely "is it good?," but "what has it accomplished?"...reviews of recent poetry collections; selected poems and art dealing with war/peace/social change; reviews of poetry readings; links to political commentary (particularly on conflicts in the Middle East); youtubed performances of music, demos, and other audio-video nuggets dealing with peaceful change, dissent and resistance.
Friday, December 9, 2011
Two Songs for Veterans of Wars, for Whom the War Has Not Ended
My dad's been working with veterans suffering after their war experiences. These go out to him, and to them. One way to stop PTSD is to stop us from getting into stupid, unwinnable wars.