“The Union is what needs defending this year. Government of Enron and by Halliburton and for the Southern Baptists is not the same as what Lincoln spoke of. This gang of Pithecanthropus Republicanii has humbugged us to death on terrorism and tax cuts for the comfy and school prayer and flag burning and claimed the right to know what books we read and to dump their sewage upstream from the town and clearcut the forests and gut the IRS and mark up the Constitution on behalf of intolerance and promote the corporate takeover of the public airwaves and to hell with anybody who opposes them.”
“In that day the lovely young women and strong young men will faint because of thirst. They who swear by the shame [of the world] or say ‘As surely as your god lives,’ or ‘As surely as the god of [the world, money,] lives’ –they will fall, and never rise again.”
The Seattle Times has begun an interesting and, I think, revolutionary section in its online paper: Next. Particularly, I suggest checking out NEXTopia, a group blog with contributions solely from young adults. Very worth reading.