The Ivory Tower Reconsidered

But I would emphasize one other, indispensable ingredient in this recipe for change: these four young people all summoned the passion, the courage, and the will to act–to take their stand against injustice. … ; but as these four students showed, defying danger and their own doubts, each of us can create our own logic of events and, by acting, turn the dreams of one age into the “inevitabilities” of the next.

–Robert Weisbrot, The Ivory Tower Reconsidered

 

2007.10.29 Monday CHK2