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Gandhi On Living In Community and Farming #CésarChávezDay

–by Mahatma Gandhi  (Mar 31, 2017) Ashram life at Phoenix began when Gandhi, wining up Tolstoy Farm in 1912, moved there. Here are some excerpts from some letters he had written regarding community life and farming: “There is no antidote to calamity … Continue reading

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La Plenitud de Cada Día / The Plentitude of Each Day

–por Masanobu Fukuoka (Apr 03 , 2015) [English below] Oración de César Chávez, fundador de Trabajador@s de Granajas Unid@s (UFW) Enséñame el sufrimiento de los más desafortunados; así conoceré el dolor de mi pueblo. Líbrame para orar por l@s demás porque estás … Continue reading

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Si quieres ser rebelde, sé amor valiente y amable.

–por Nipun Mehta, Nov 29, 2011 [traducido por Claudia Gutiérrez del artículo original: “If  You Want To Be a Rebel, Be Kind.“] La policía había declarado al lunes 14 de noviembre del 2011 como el día de la redada en el … Continue reading

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In The Hearts Of The Farm Workers

–by César Chávez (Apr 04, 2013) In honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.’s memory we also acknowledge nonviolence as a truly powerful weapon to achieve equality and liberation. […] Dr. King’s entire life was an example of power that nonviolence brings to bear … Continue reading

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Beyond Symbolism: Servant Leadership

by Collective Intelligence* (Apr 6 , 2012) The servant-leader is servant first… It begins with the natural feeling that one wants to serve, to serve first. Then conscious choice brings one to aspire to lead. That person is sharply different from one who is leader first, perhaps … Continue reading

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Honoring Organic Love

–by César Chávez (Oct 14, 2011) Today we honor a wise teacher, an inspiring leader, and a true visionary, but to truly honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. we must do more than say words of praise. We must learn … Continue reading

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The Desert, The Resilience of Life and Our Collective Dignity

If life exists only in relationship with other life–community–and the organizing principle of life is partnership, what is being born in the middle of human crises? That’s what brought me to Arizona during the SB1070 collapse last May. I found … Continue reading

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BeLOVED CommUNITY

[From an email sent in January 2009] As we conclude another lap around our magnificent star in our living-organic-spaceship, I’d like to bring to your attention, beloved family, beLOVED commUNITY, how grateful I feel to know you all and to … Continue reading

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