Occupy LA

I took some time on Saturday to see how the Occupy movement was doing in Los Angeles. It was the day when protests from around the world were staged to inspire solidarity in the growing populist action against corporate greed at the expense of the world’s majority. Here are some random thoughts about my day…

Protesting in Support of Iranian Demonstrators

Protesting in Support of Iranian Demonstrators

My closest friends are from Iran. I consider them my brothers and they treat me like family. They’ve told me their tales of escaping a country after the revolution and finding their way to America and freedom. Each is a successful, humble, respectful and loyal person. And each still has family in Iran. Even though…