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passover seder at Congregation P’nai Tikvah

Today M and I went to a seder. It was my first one. I expected the salty water and bitter herbs–I had heard about that somewhere. I knew it had to do with Moses and the oppression of Jews by a pharaoh and the Jews leaving somewhere, Exodus-ing. M paid $100 for us to go,… Read More »

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interview

I was interviewed by Tamera Bush about radical mental health in Sacramento. Please go read this article! http://www.examiner.com/alternative-communities-in-sacramento/radical-mental-health-sacramento-community?cid=db_articles

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free

At the bottom of this press release is a picture of me being released. http://nevadadesertexperience.org/programs/2012/SPW2012MediaRelease06April.htm

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arrested

Today was the last day of the Peace Walk. We went to the Nevada Test Site where more than 900 nuclear detonations have taken place. A Native American spiritual person led us as we walked to the line, which is the boundary to the test site. Ten of us crossed the line in an act… Read More »

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friends getting arrested

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vigil at Creech Airforce Base

Today we vigiled at Creech. We held signs to be viewed by the people driving in and out of the airforce base. The signs were about peace, and some said things about drones, unmanned planes that kill people in other countries, and the government doesn’t report how many civilians are killed. Someone yelled, “Morning, faggots!”… Read More »

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my first three days

First day we walked through Las Vegas. I cried on The Strip. I was having problems with the excess. Also, I was having problems with gender. I was upset by the portrayal of naked women as commodities. It made me feel vulnerable / violated. So I cried and cried as we peacewalked. It was painful… Read More »

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Sacred Peace Walk 2012

http://www.lvrj.com/multimedia/Sacred-Peace-Walk-begins-145705945.html Here is an article by a local Las Vegas newspaper about Sacred Peace Walk 2012. I can be seen in a couple of the pictures wearing a turquoise scarf.