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Sep 15 2010

Grass mähen…

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Die Presse hat auch die Aufgabe, das Gras zu mähen, das über etwas zu wachsen droht. Alfred Polgar Das Zitat passt gut zu den Recherchen zur Loveparade. Auch dort beginnt das Gras zu wachsen. Gefunden habe ich es in der Rede der von mir hoch geschätzten Esther Schapira zur Verleihung des Theodor Lessing Preises: Warum […]

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Dec 06 2009

Kirchner Beckett Scheitern

Ignaz Kirchner gehört zu meinen Lieblingsschauspielern. Genauer: er ist mein liebster Schauspieler. Seine Dramtisierung von Wilhelm Reichs “Rede an den Kleinen Mann” hat mich verändert. Als Pozzo in Becketts “Warten auf Godot” steht er zur Zeit auf der Bühne des Wiener Burgtheaters. Gestern gibt Kirchner ein Interview in “Die Presse”. Darin das folgende Zitat von […]

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Sep 03 2009

…cry / laugh / bow…

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“Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.” Kahlil Gibran I am a (non paying) member of XING and their Humanistic Initiative. Laurie D. Lundquist is the (new) co-moderator of this group. Today Laurie send me this beautiful […]

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Aug 31 2009

“Ich bin lange fort gewesen…” / “I been away a long time…”

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I been silent so long now it’s gonna roar out of me like floodwaters (…)you think this is too horrible to have really happened, this is too awful to be the truth!(…) But it’s the truth even if it didn’t happen. “Chief” Bromden der “Ich Erzähler” in Ken Keseys Roman One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s […]

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Feb 22 2008

Gandhi, Mead, Ben, Jerry…

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Just a few days ago I published this quote by the great Indian Leader and pacifist Mahatma Gandhi: Be the change you want to see in the world Today (again by chance?) I stumble into this video on the same issue, titled “We Are The Ones We Have Been Waiting For” Unfortunately the video likeso […]

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Feb 18 2008

Gandhi quote

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Be the change you want to see in the world Mahatma Gandhi

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