"The long-held dream of human flight was
a dream of freedom. But more important than freedom from earth's
gravity is freedom from abuse of the weak by the powerful in human relationships
and institutions, for which our system of government was established and
for which many have died and many veterans have suffered in the belief
that they were protecting a fair, honest, and noble system. We now
believe that the honesty, integrity and viability our system are under
grave threats from within, toward which our "flights of thought" are directed.
These - like all flights designed to remain successfully aloft, expand
our scope of vision, return safely to solid earth, and reach a desired
destination in the process - are grounded in realistic thinking and reliable
Video of non-violent civil disobedience conducted by Ground
Zero Center for Non-Violence in Poulsbo Washington, home of the deadliest
nuclear arsenal in the world, and some of the best and bravest activists
in our nation.
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