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Amchitka: the founding voyage

Page | October 6, 2006 at 15:07

Bob Hunter sailed aboard the first Greenpeace voyage in 1971 to Amchitka in the Aleutian Islands to try and stop a US nuclear weapons test. When they were halfway to their destination, Richard Nixon announced a month's delay of the test. Most of...

Meta-narratives of inspiring action

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | September 24, 2011

Part 2: Conveying the moral of the story Storytelling is the process of conveying events in words, images and sounds. Stories or narratives have been shared in every culture as a means of entertainment, education, cultural...

Inspiring action...

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | November 26, 2010

“I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge, that myth is more potent than history. I believe that dreams are more powerful than facts that hope always triumphs over experience.” -Eric, The Crow Blessed are those who...

Learning from history

Blog entry by Chuck Baclagon | March 29, 2011

I once read a book, entitled “ The Poverty of Memory” and one of the main theses of the book is that the Philippines is what it is today because of being guilty of one particular sin -- the sin of forgetting. The major reason...

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