• John Carlos “If I don’t stand and fight for change, then I’m part of the tyranny that’s taking place. I refuse to succumb to being a second class citizen…You can’t whitewash what God has planned for me in my life.”   The separation of sports and politics is a widely accepted norm. But some athletes refuse to play by these […] 5 responses March 26, 2012
  • Ravi Zacharias “Mahatma Gandhi said it, ‘I like their Christ, I don’t like their Christian.’ Unfortunately, when Christendom has been hijacked and made into a state religion or a power institution it gets abused… Christianity is a commitment of surrender, not of power over humanity.”   The intellectual pursuit of truth and meaning is a global phenomenon. […] 4 responses March 9, 2012
  • Gay Talese “When you’re wearing a great suit you don’t feel it, it fits you so perfectly because it’s measured again and again to achieve a finality. That’s what good writing is, it’s well tailored.”   For the past 50 plus years, Gay Talese has been meticulously and painstakingly fashioning hundreds and thousands of words together. The […] 3 responses March 3, 2012