Now I know the War Tax Resistance movement’s hitting its stride — it’s got its own funk anthem!
In other news, Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson Arun is going to Palestine to try to encourage the revival of nonviolent resistance there. His visit will include a meeting with Yasser Arafat.
Brian Whitaker in The Guardian speculates as to why Gandhi’s model of non-violent resistance has met with suspicion and repression in the Middle East.
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