This article is an excerpt from the upcoming autobiography of former People's World editor and long-time correspondent, Tim Wheeler.
"I feel a strong sense of honor and responsibility to walk my six miles a day representing a part of our Federal Government."
Understanding what the great Picasso was telling us about the struggle to defeat fascism - I have carried that lesson with me my entire life.
The acoustics in the communal shower of Stearns Dormitory on the Amherst College campus were superb, like singing in the chapel of an Italian monastery.
"We have to use the vote, because it can be a deciding factor in electing someone who will stand with us."
Did I "rapidly burn out?" Did most of my friends in "the movement" follow that course? I rather think not.
For this New Year I hope that all of us find a sense of sympathy and harmony with those around us.
While it is a cliché to state what you're thankful for, I am thankful for what I have today and for the way things turned out.
"Contrary to your declaration of denying refugees a home, I am going to defy your ban and will offer MY home in Traverse City, Michigan."
"After last Friday's senseless tragedy in Paris, the rejection of my loved ones reached a fever pitch."