Vaclev Havel 1936-2011

This holiday week also marks the passing of one of the great freedom fighters of the last fifty years. As a dissident playwright in what was then the satellite country of Czechoslovakia in the Soviet Union – an empire of incredible and brutal suppression . . . → Read More: Vaclev Havel 1936-2011

The Power of the Word

Gizeh Pyramids, Egypt

“The pen is mightier than the sword” is an old saying that rings truer than ever as we witness the people of Egypt rise up, facing tanks, bullets and armed thugs, to bring an end to the decades-long tyranny of . . . → Read More: The Power of the Word