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UPDATED: 30 March 
New York Times QUOTATION OF THE DAY

“The truth is, us kids, we just want to be the voice for the people we lost, or for people who don’t think they have a voice. I am prioritizing this over college right now, I am prioritizing people’s lives over my education.”

SAMANTHA FUENTES, who was wounded in the school shooting last month in Parkland, Fla., on whether to begin college in the fall or continue the campaign to promote more rigorous gun safety laws.

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“In the absence
of strong political movements
for human rights,

the active process of bearing witness

inevitably gives way to the
active process of forgetting.
Judith Lewis Herman, Trauma and Recovery (1992)

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THE FUTURE + HOPE’S FURY

https://twitter.com/Emma4Change

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MARCH FOR OUR LIVES MN

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Hudson is a victim of gun violence too. Her mother, brother and nephew were all murdered in 2008. They were shot to death. She is pictured hugging Stoneman Douglas student Emma Gonzalez as 11-year-old Naomi Wadler, one of the event speakers, looks out towards the crowd 

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Our America has become a “reality show” watching/reading about the lives of others – passively.

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The America of  now does not witness what is real – real lives.  Living life as”personas” on social media platforms  aware of being watched – not witnessed.

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What happens to empathy if one’s lives are circuited/hijacked by what other people think? We are hardwired to smell truth like dogs. Sacred listening is the morning of hope.

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What happens to becoming a life harvested from one’s vision quest, dark nights of the soul?

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Living is complicated. Living a life where you rise to your TRUE North and to know your integrity is incomparable currency. Welcoming those who rise and whose word=action is GOLD is sustenance.

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We are and become the stories of our lives. We choose to honor and respect our souls by selecting those who SEE you and welcome the bone, marrow, blood and heart of  who you are and as you sail on the seas of living life – y/our blessed voyage.

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Our children live the reality of lockdown. Our children are enduring the secrets, betrayals, hustling, deceptions and lies of our government.  

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Our children dared because their torment was overwhelming. Our role as adults to protect/shield them were blind to the shattering of their innocence.

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Irony: 60 Minutes’ interview with Stormi Daniels follows the MARCH FOR OUR LIVES. Watching v. witnessing. “Reality show”  voyeurism v. call to action.

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Our HOPE has been taken hostage – our lamentation and our complicity. We need a  WWII’s DUNKIRK to retrieve our soul. The dialectics of  COURAGEACTIONEMPATHYFURY’SHOPE.

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I marched yesterday. Yes, of course. Yes, absolutely. Yes, because I live now. To witness the current, the voltage, of children march to the Capitol’s steps was deafening. To hear their child voices pleading eviscerated me and my friend. The event was somber and cried out a NEED to atone by ACTION for OUR children’s unforgivable suffering.

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Truth RISES. RADICAL Hope. Sacred listening.  That is the JOY of being ALIVE!

Show me YOUR soul.

NOW.

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THE HUMANITY PORTFOLIO 2013
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FRESHDRIEDBLOODIAMHUMAN                                           Catherine L. Johnson 2013

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WHITEWASH                                                                                Catherine L. Johnson 2013

 

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Our NATION,
OUR AMERICA,

NEEDS

WARM/MORAL COURAGE ACTIONS!

Enough CHILLING HORRIFIC hypocrisy of elected officials.
“THOUGHTS/PRAYERS” + NRA $$$$ = ?
Thoughts +  prayers will NOT reverse trauma.
GOD did NOT do this and nor did plant life.

THIS IS A CHILLING “MADE IN AMERICA” CREATION.

MOBILIZE WARM ACTIONS.

STOP GUN VIOLENCE KILLINGS.

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FYI:

“WARM”

EXTENDED THROUGH SUNDAY 18 FEBRUARY

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HOMELESSNESS

CAN

HAPPEN

TO

ANYONE.”

UNION GOSPEL MISSION

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SILENCE
America, land of the free?
Images of real life tell us the truth.
Have our minds become numb,
mouths paralyzed, avoiding confrontation?
We were put on this Earth
not to hate each other but to love.
understanding fear of those who suffer.
We must not let silence be our sin.
– Kari Irene Musil
Twin Cities based jazz musician/composer and writer

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Keeping empathy suppressed and denied, when an innate action of  humane courage is imperative, is a decision to be silence itself
–  to be complicit.
All of us have been blessed with someone’s humane actions of kindness, when our worlds seemed to have shattered, that fortified our hope, our faith, our courage, our body and mind.
Practicing humanity begins with you and me.
The measure of our character is our capacity to see/reality, empathize/compassion and do the right thing/step UP moral courage.
Recall the times when your world was fragile, and someone’s actions of “SEEING” you and, in turn, they stepped UP and fulfilled your need
– a testament of radiant RADICAL HOPE.

YES?
PAY/PASS IT FORWARD!

CLJ
https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/about/

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 VALENTINE’S DAY

THROUGH

SUNDAY 

18 FEBRUARY

 

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*LOWERTOWN*

ST. PAUL

WARMS

ST. PAUL

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OUR WINTERS = BONE SHATTERING COLD

 

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OUR FELLOW ST. PAULITES NEED

HATS / MITTENS / SCARVES / SOCKS

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HONOR YOUR WARM HEART.

 DONATE

WARM!

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NOW

THROUGH

SUNDAY 18 FEBRUARY

@

TWO NORTHERN WAREHOUSE RESTAURANTS

308 PRINCE STREET / LOWERTOWN ST. PAUL

– STATIONS  OF THE ONLY

WARM

DONATION BOXES*

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BLACK DOG CAFÉ *

http://blackdogstpaul.com/

 

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KYATCHI *

http://www.kyatchi.com/

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Black Dog Café has served Lowertown with their warm and relaxed presence for over 20 years. They now host a full bar and serves Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner from their scratch kitchen.
They will be serving a special fish offering throughout Lent.

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Kyatchi opened their Lowertown location in December 2017. They offer happy oceans and plate up sustainable ingredients – especially with a focus on sustainable fish and seafood.

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RECIPIENT/DISTRIBUTOR of ITEMS:

UNION GOSPEL MISSION

https://www.ugmtc.org/

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THE WARM BOXES ARE SET UP + WAITING!


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Some Trump supporters

thought NPR

tweeted

propaganda.

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It was the

Declaration of Independence.

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INDEPENDENCE DAY

DECLARATION of INDEPENDENCE

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We hold these truths to be self-evident,

that all men are created equal

that they are endowed by their Creator

with certain unalienable Rights,

that among these are

Life,

Liberty

and

the pursuit of Happiness.” 

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This has been called one of the best-known sentences in the English language,
containing
the most potent and consequential words in American history”
The passage came to represent a moral standard
to which the United States should strive.

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This view was notably promoted by Abraham Lincoln,
who considered the Declaration of Independence
to be the foundation of his political philosophy,
and argued that
the Declaration of Independence is a statement of principles
through which the United States Constitution 
should be interpreted…
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence

 

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& the pursuit of Happiness

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The Declaration of Independence was a collaborative, improvisational text created by visionaries of freedom.

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Thomas Jefferson’s “original Rough draught” is on exhibit
in the Library of Congress.

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We hold these truths to be sacred & undeniable;
that all men are created equal & independent,
that from that equal creation
they derive rights inherent & inalienable,
among which are

the preservation of life,

& liberty,

& the pursuit of happiness

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XIWISHIKNEW                                                                                         Catherine L. Johnson  2011  

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Let America Be America Again

Langston Hughes

 

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I Too, Sing America

Langston Hughes 

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PEOPLE HAVE THE POWER

Patti Smith + Fred “Sonic” Smith  1988
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I was dreaming in my dreaming
of an aspect bright and fair
and my sleeping it was broken
but my dream it lingered near
in the form of shining valleys
where the pure air recognized
and my senses newly opened
I awakened to the cry
that the people / have the power
to redeem / the work of fools
upon the meek / the graces shower
it’s decreed / the people rule
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The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
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Vengeful aspects became suspect
and bending low as if to hear
and the armies ceased advancing
because the people had their ear
and the shepherds and the soldiers
lay beneath the stars
exchanging visions
and laying arms
to waste / in the dust
in the form of / shining valleys
where the pure air / recognized
and my senses / newly opened
I awakened / to the cry
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The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
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Where there were deserts
I saw fountains
like cream the waters rise
and we strolled there together
with none to laugh or criticize
and the leopard
and the lamb
lay together truly bound
I was hoping in my hoping
to recall what I had found
I was dreaming in my dreaming
god knows / a purer view
as I surrender to my sleeping
I commit my dream to you
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The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
The people have the power
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The power to dream / to rule
to wrestle the world from fools
it’s decreed the people rule
it’s decreed the people rule

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LISTEN

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I believe everything we dream
can come to pass through our union
we can turn the world around
we can turn the earth’s revolution
we have the power

People have the power

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Make🇺🇸 America🇺🇸 GR8🇺🇸

by living

your life

🚀💞🎉HAPPY🚀💞🎉

+

keep faith

in knowing

everyone’s

pursuit/practice

of

😎HAPPINESS😎

is the 

art/core of OUR

freedom

the radiance, 

the improvisational,

the life-affirming 

the creative energy

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                   💞the heart body soul💞

 of our

🇺🇸America🇺🇸

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happiness

 [hap-ee-nis]

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noun
1. the quality or state of being happy.
2. good fortune; pleasure; contentment; joy.

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Synonyms:
 pleasure, joy, exhilaration, bliss, contentedness, delight, enjoyment, satisfaction.

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Inauguration Day                                                                                                  Donna Dennis  2017

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America’s current POTUS is NOT a HAPPY man.

PERIOD.

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Thomas Jefferson

would NOT invite

our current POTUS

to

“sit in”/ improvise/collaborate/contribute

in the creation

of

OUR

Declaration of Independence.

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The current POTUS is an ANGRY man.

Self-centered.

The Dance of LIFE + JOY is dead in him.

Sad.

Unhealthy. 

TOXIC.

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His way or the highway!

NO moving FORWARD!

NO calling OUT the ” better angels of our Nature“!

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America’s current POTUS

 is

FIRED

as a

role model/leader/template/vision

of

 the pursuit of HAPPINESS!

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The current POTUS’

UNHAPPY

miserable energy

has a

quicksand effect

feel/hear his energy’s

harrowing

suction sound!

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His malice 

( malice: desire to inflict injury, harm, or suffering on another,
either because of a hostile impulse or out of deep-seated meanness)

 is a constant attempt/practice  

to swallow/undermine/destroy

our America’s

RADIANCY, HAPPINESS 

and 

RADICAL HOPE.

 

 

Clearly,

he has

failed + continues to fail

the practice the beautiful hurricane lamp/SOUL

of the r/evolutionary principle:

& the pursuit of Happiness!

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Our current POTUS

clearly, by his words/actions,

does NOT believe in:

 

IWISHIKNEW

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“Let America Be America Again”

+  

“I, Too, Sing America”

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“PEOPLE HAVE THE POWER”  

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We/you/I

have the POWER

of

courage/compassion/conviction

to practice/step UP

to

the r/evolutionary principles

of our America’s

Declaration of Independence!

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DANCE in Y/OUpursuit of HAPPINESS!!!!!

DANCE to be FOREVER YOUNG + HAPPY!!!!!

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“WHY ARE WE MAKING THEM?”

Donald Trump

“THEM” aka NUCLEAR WEAPONS

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PLEASE

WATCH THE AD BELOW

AS IF Y/OUR WORLD

DEPENDED ON IT

– BECAUSE Y/OUR WORLD

NEEDS TO BE

INFORMED 

NOW!

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BUTTON. IMPULSIVE. NUCLEAR WEAPONS.

THE WORLD’S FUTURE IS IN Y/OUR VOTE.

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HOW/WHAT DO U/WE DECIDE? 

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Male viewers who watched THIS ad

presenting the REAL POSSIBILITY of TRUMP

having access to the nuclear button

in a REAL CRISIS, in REAL TIME,

as PRESIDENT of the USA

were

SEVEN percentage points

more likely to SUPPORT CLINTON

over TRUMP

compared to those who

DID NOT

watch the ad.

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I/WE must make sure megatons

of swing voters see this ad

—especially now that the  Presidential race

has really tightened and access to

the NUCLEAR CODES

is the OUTCOME of ALL Presidential elections.

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WHAT IS NEEDED IN A REAL CRISIS

WHEN THAT IRREVOCABLE OPTION

WOULD BE CONSIDERED:

STEADINESS.

A MULTI-SPHERIC CAPACITY OF VISIONING

FORESEEABLE  CONSEQUENCES

and

WHO TO CALL TO THAT SOLEMN TABLE.

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CERTAINLY NOT AN INDIVIDUAL WHO THINKS

THEY KNOW MORE THAN

OUR FIVE STAR MILITARY GENERALS,

OR WHO THINKS THEY KNOW MORE

THAN INFORMED/EXPERIENCED

INTELLIGENCE EXPERTS IN SPECIFIC/ INTERCONNECTED

VOLATILE REGIONS IN THE WORLD

AND WHO HAS A MANCRUSH ON PUTIN.

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THAT “WING IT” INDIVIDUAL IS A FATAL ATTRACTION.

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THAT INDIVIDUAL,

A LIVING DEFINITION OF HUBRIS,

THAT PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE,

IS A

DEADLY

WILD CARD.

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THE WORLD ALREADY HAS:

Kim Jong-un/ North Korea’s Supreme Leader,

Ali Khameni/ Iran’s Supreme Leader,

Vladimir Putin, President of Russia

(Trump’s man crush),

and 

Rodrigo Duterte/ President of Philippines

DEALT IN @ THE WORLD’S  SOLEMN TABLE.

THEY HAVE MADE IT INTO THEIR

OWN “POKER TABLE”…

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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/f4/The_Scream.jpg

The Scream    Edvard Munch   1893

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As the defining image of the Expressionist movement, The Scream stands as a pivotal work in the history of art. Munch created the image in the mid-1890s as the central element of his celebrated Frieze of Life series. The powerfully-rendered, blood-red sky presents the viewer with the reality of Munch’s experience at the moment he is gripped by anxiety in the hills above Oslo. Like his Dutch contemporary Vincent van Gogh, Munch’s desire was to paint a new form of reality rooted in psychological experience, rather than visual. It is this projection of Munch’s mental state that was so artistically innovative – a landscape of the mind, whose impact is still felt in the art of today.

 

An icon of global visual culture, The Scream is instantly recognizable – from Beijing to Moscow to New York. Since its creation at the turn of the 20th century, the provocative work has only gained relevance and impact over time. The haunting composition stands as the visual embodiment of modern anxiety and existential dread, referenced by everyone from Andy Warhol to The Simpsons. Edvard Munch and The Scream have been the subject of countless books, scholarly articles, films and museum exhibitions.

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PLEASE, PLEASE,

PLEASE SEND

THIS WordPress entry

TO EVERYONE YOU KNOW

and, IN TURN, THEY SEND IT ON

TO EVERYONE THEY KNOW!

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Y/OUR WORLD DEPENDS

ON KNOWING

WHO TRUMP IS,

WHAT HE IS CAPABLE OF

and

HOW HE WILL RESPOND

IN A REAL CRISIS.

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THERE IS NO REVERSAL

ONCE THE NUCLEAR BUTTON

IS PRESSED.

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IT IS IRREVOCABLE.

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NO WHOOPS.

NO REGRETS

IN THE AFTERMATH.

IT IS DONE.

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PERIOD.

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TRUMP IS: 

WAAAAY 2 ERRATIC;

WAAAAY 2 IMPULSIVE;

WAAAY 2 UNINFORMED;

WAAY 2 ARROGANT;

WAAAY 2 A “LOOSE CANNON”

and, most harrowing,

WAAAY 2 FIXATED 

ON USING

NUCLEAR WEAPONS…

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“YOU ARE FIRED!”

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TRUMP’S FAVORITE

IRREVOCABLE LINE,

DECLARATION

and

RESPONSE.

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VOTE

https://www.hillaryclinton.com

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FOR Y/OUR

FUTURE IN THE WORLD.

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REVIEW_MARY ABBE_HUMANLY_POSSIBLE_THE_EMPATHY_SHOW_PUBLISHED_MPLS_STRIB_1JAN2016__CORRECTED
*My original painting: FRESHDRIEDBLOODIAMHUMAN  2013
My work needs an actual encounter- an experience WITH the work- is the revelation.
Note the link below.

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Please click TWICE on the REVIEW: “The path to empathy” to enlarge

 

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Please click on links below to view
a few of my original pieces selected for the

HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION

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https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/12/16/icanfeel-your-wings-2015-icanfeel-your-skin-2015-icanfeel-your-soul-2015-tripych-catherine-l-johnson-artist/

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https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/12/11/iwishiknew-2011-catherine-l-johnson-mindless-menace-of-violence-robert-f-kennedy-5-april-1968-humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition/

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https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/11/28/humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition-instinct-art-gallery-mpls-herhymns-forgive-i-will-give-catherine-l-johnson-2012-thelonious-monk-dont-blame-me-1966-livedenmark/

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https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/11/20/pine-tree-hope-2005-catherine-l-johnson-serenitycourage-to-changeprayer-xenophobia-america-wasis-an-innovation-an-ongoing-experimentimprovisation-of-freedom-humanly-possible-the-empa/

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*https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/11/14/humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition-instinct-art-gallery-21-november-2015-16-january-2016-freshdriedbloodiamhuman-2013-catherine-l-johnson-the-humanity-port/

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https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2015/11/08/humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition-instinct-art-gallery-21-november-2015-16-january-2016-herhymns-be-brave-2013-catherine-l-johnson-singing-is-a-balm-to-the-distressed/

 

https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/2016/01/04/the-writings-herhymns-be-brave-lullaby-i-thou-poem-a-lullaby-for-a-lover-catherine-l-johnson-interdisciplinary-artist-humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition-instinct-art/

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INSTINCT ART GALLERY

21 NOVEMBER 2015 – 16 JANUARY 2016

Tuesdays- Saturdays: 12 Noon – 5 pm
John Schuerman, Director/Curator
612-240-2317
http://www.instinctmpls.com/current/
https://www.facebook.com/instinctartmpls/
940 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS

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PRESS RELEASE: HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION
https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/humanly-possible-the-empathy-exhibition-instinct-art-gallery-21-november-2015-16-january-2016-press-release/

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ABOUT THE ARTIST: https://catherineljohnson.wordpress.com/about/

 

 

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VIVA_LA_FRANCE_15NOV2015_NORTHERN_WAREHOUSE_STPAULMN_VICKIEBURGETT

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LOWERTOWN ST. PAUL ARTISTS STAND WITH FRANCE!

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Liberté + égalité + fraternité!

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ON 14 NOVEMBER NIGHT, VICKIE BURGETT, LIGHTING DESIGNER AND FRIEND,
AND I MET ON WABASHA STREET.
I HAD JUST BEEN TO THE “INK SPOT”,
 A ONE OF A KIND PRINTING PLACE FOR ARTISTS/DESIGNERS,
I WAS PURSUING  THE IDEA TO ORGANIZE A “PRINTING”
-LOWERTOWN ARTISTS CREATING POSTERS FOR THE PUBLIC TO SIGN,
AFFIXED TO THE SHOP’S WINDOWS,
AS A TESTAMENT OF OUR SOLIDARITY WITH PARIS,
FOR FRANCE.

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VICKIE + I WERE IN DIALOGUE ABOUT THE NEED FOR OUR CITY,
THE CAPITOL CITY,
TO SHOW SOLIDARITY WITH FRANCE AFTER THE TERRORIST ATTACKS IN PARIS.
VICKIE AGREED.
SHE HAD JUST FINISHED COMPOSING THE LIGHTING AT THE AMSTERDAM FOR A CLASSICAL VIOLINIST.
 WE TALKED ABOUT HOW THE UPCOMING MULTI-MEDIA EXHIBIT
HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION” @ INSTINCT ART GALLERY
http://www.instinctmpls.com/upcoming/
WHERE SEVERAL OF MY WORKS CREATED FROM 2005 TO PRESENT WILL BE FEATURED,
HAS BECOME MORE RELEVANT AND HAS GREATER CURRENCY/IMPACT
IN CONTEXT OF THE HORROR OF PARIS THE NIGHT BEFORE:
EMPATHY-HUMANLY POSSIBLE.

 

 

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TONIGHT, I WALKED BACK TO MY LOFT,
AND, VICKIE  HAD CREATED A POIGNANT + POWERFUL LIGHT INSTALLATION
ON OUR BUILDING, THE NORTHERN WAREHOUSE, 308 PRINCE STREET, ST. PAUL.
SHOWN ABOVE.
THE COUER/COURAGE BRILLIANT COLORS OF FRANCE EMBLAZONED
ON OUR HARBOR OF CREATIVITY.

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I  IMMEDIATELY CALLED HER AND ASKED: YOU?!
SHE ANSWERED: YES!

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IT WAS UP FOR ONLY A FEW HOURS
– BEAUTY, LIKE TRAGEDY, CAN OCCUR IN MOMENTS -AND, ITS MARK IS FOREVER.

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THE ENERGY OF SOLIDARITY WAS MADE CLEAR!

 

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THANK YOU VICKIE!

VIVA LA FRANCE!

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HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION  @ INSTINCT
is relevant and its currency
has risen exponentially due to the horrific murders in Paris.
Fear/hate devours our humanity.
The killings triggered an ocean of solidarity, empathy, and calls for accountability
—but, also triggers the risk of an unreasoned backlash that will compound the tragedy
– suffered by Paris, Beirut and any human who is deemed not human and murdered.
Hate cannot defeat hate. 

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Photograph taken @ 9 pm with my Samsung 6 smartphone.

 

 

 

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HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION

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HUMANITY SERIES : FRESHDRIEDBLOODIAMHUMAN_CATHERINE L.JOHNSON 2013; CATHERINE L. JOHNSON;FRESHDRIEDBLOODIAMHUMAN                                             Catherine L. Johnson 2012

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Please click twice on the image to enlarge.

 

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THE HUMANITY PORTFOLIO:

FRESHDRIEDBLOODIAMHUMAN

http://www.mnartists.org/artwork/humanity-portfolio-freshdriedbloodiamhuman-2o13

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My art is an experience.
The experience is an encounter.
The encounter is a revelation.
The revelation is an epiphany.
The epiphany is the sacred universality of our humanity.
Catherine L. Johnson / ARTIST

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will be shown in the

HUMANLY POSSIBLE: THE EMPATHY EXHIBITION

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INSTINCT ART GALLERY

21 NOVEMBER 2015 – 16 JANUARY 2016
http://www.instinctmpls.com/upcoming/
https://www.facebook.com/instinctartmpls/
940 NICOLLET MALL, MINNEAPOLIS

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