"A butterfly is more free than a bee; but you honor the bee more just because it is subject to certain laws which fit it for orderly function in bee society. And throughout the world, of the two abstract things, liberty and restraint, restraint is always the more honorable." ~ John Ruskin The Two Paths 1858
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
In pursuit of justice
"Let your life be a counter friction to stop the machine."~ Thoreau
HAIFA, Israel — An Israeli judge ruled on Tuesday that the state bore no responsibility for the death of Rachel Corrie, the young American woman who was run over [brutally crushed] by a military bulldozer in 2003 as she protested housing demolitions in the Gaza Strip.