Revolutionary Love

Some mystics would call revolutionary love “God-ing,” that is, a manifestation of
the sacred, creative, and transformative energy of the universe (though one need
not be religious or a believer in God to seek a world shaped by revolutionary ...

Author: RABBI Michael Lerner

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520973138

Category: Political Science

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From social theorist and psychotherapist Rabbi Michael Lerner comes a strategy for a new socialism built on love, kindness, and compassion for one another. Revolutionary Love proposes a method to replace what Lerner terms the “capitalist globalization of selfishness” with a globalization of generosity, prophetic empathy, and environmental sanity. Lerner challenges liberal and progressive forces to move beyond often weak-kneed and visionless politics to build instead a movement that can reverse the environmental destructiveness and social injustice caused by the relentless pursuit of economic growth and profits. Revisiting the hidden injuries of class, Lerner shows that much of the suffering in our society—including most of its addictions and the growing embrace of right-wing nationalism and reactionary versions of fundamentalism—is driven by frustrated needs for community, love, respect, and connection to a higher purpose in life. Yet these needs are too often missing from liberal discourse. No matter that progressive programs are smartly constructed—they cannot be achieved unless they speak to the heart and address the pain so many people experience. Liberals and progressives need coherent alternatives to capitalism, but previous visions of socialism do not address the yearning for anything beyond material benefits. Inspired by Herbert Marcuse, Erich Fromm, and Carol Gilligan, Revolutionary Love offers a strategy to create the “Caring Society.” Lerner details how a civilization infused with love could put an end to global poverty, homelessness, and hunger, while democratizing the economy, shifting to a twenty-eight-hour work week, and saving the life-support system of Earth. He asks that we develop the courage to stop listening to those who tell us that fundamental social transformation is “unrealistic.”
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Revolutionary Love

So, why did you cull the designation of this book Revolutionary love? Is there any
special reason, she verbally expressed and switched the topic too expeditiously.
In spite of being a herald, her girl attributes were dominating on her rather than ...

Author: Deepak Gupta

Publisher: Inspirational Publishing


Category: Fiction

Page: 160

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‘Love is unconditional and that’s the only condition in love.’ What happens when an intelligent boy falls in love with a beautiful girl? Anand was intelligent in academics but dumb in real life. He had a best friend Ritesh who was good in real life but dumb in academics. Both were opposite in real but best friends of each other. One day, Natasha comes in the life of Anand and everything get changed. It’s the true story of a revolutionary guy who loved girl till the end. As the time passed, many incidents happened which changed the perspective of their life where Friendship and Revenge both were good opponents. It’s the revolution of a guy whose life changed overnight. From the Bestselling Author of The Lost Child and Zero Degree, the book will glue your heart and mind till the end. The Language is lucid and simple to make the book easy to read.
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Revolutionary Love in Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth century France

When a love affair ends , few things are more important than the destruction of
now offensive letters , and even when an affair results in marriage , only carefully
chosen selections make it through subsequent censorship of the persons and ...

Author: Allan H. Pasco

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 0754656101

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 227

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In this innovative study, the author carves out a new field, a sociology of literature in which he offers insightful commentary about the nexus of literature and society. Calling on history, sociology, and psychology as well as literature as points of reference, Allan Pasco examines the conceptual in eighteenth-century France's ideal of love from familial duty to personal fulfilment.
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See No Stranger

An urgent manifesto and a dramatic memoir of awakening, this is the story of revolutionary love. “In a world stricken with fear and turmoil, Valarie Kaur shows us how to summon our deepest wisdom.”—Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat ...

Author: Valarie Kaur

Publisher: One World

ISBN: 9780525509103

Category: Social Science

Page: 384

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An urgent manifesto and a dramatic memoir of awakening, this is the story of revolutionary love. “In a world stricken with fear and turmoil, Valarie Kaur shows us how to summon our deepest wisdom.”—Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat Pray Love How do we love in a time of rage? How do we fix a broken world while not breaking ourselves? Valarie Kaur—renowned Sikh activist, filmmaker, and civil rights lawyer—describes revolutionary love as the call of our time, a radical, joyful practice that extends in three directions: to others, to our opponents, and to ourselves. It enjoins us to see no stranger but instead look at others and say: You are part of me I do not yet know. Starting from that place of wonder, the world begins to change: It is a practice that can transform a relationship, a community, a culture, even a nation. Kaur takes readers through her own riveting journey—as a brown girl growing up in California farmland finding her place in the world; as a young adult galvanized by the murders of Sikhs after 9/11; as a law student fighting injustices in American prisons and on Guantánamo Bay; as an activist working with communities recovering from xenophobic attacks; and as a woman trying to heal from her own experiences with police violence and sexual assault. Drawing from the wisdom of sages, scientists, and activists, Kaur reclaims love as an active, public, and revolutionary force that creates new possibilities for ourselves, our communities, and our world. See No Stranger helps us imagine new ways of being with each other—and with ourselves—so that together we can begin to build the world we want to see.
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A Revolutionary Love Story

Revolutionary. Love-Story. “The course of true love never did run smooth.” NE
Sunday morning in July, 1776, Cicely, only daughter of John James Farrington,
Esq., of Saintfordon-the-Sound, was standing before the oval mirror of her ...

Author: Ellen Olney Kirk


ISBN: NYPL:33433074792767


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Living His Story

The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2021 explores the idea of evangelism as a way of sharing God's love with people.

Author: Hannah Steele

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 9780281085170

Category: Religion

Page: 176

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The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2021 explores the idea of evangelism as a way of sharing God's love with people.
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Whites Jews and Us

A scathing critique of the Left from an indigenous anti-colonial perspective.

Author: Houria Bouteldja


ISBN: 1635900034

Category: Political Science

Page: 151

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A scathing critique of the Left from an indigenous anti-colonial perspective.
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His Revolutionary Love

Presents personal stories about the pressures and difficult experiences of teenage girls, highlighting how belief in Jesus' unconditional love can provide reassurance, security, and feelings of acceptance.

Author: Lynn Cowell

Publisher: Standard Pub

ISBN: 0784729816

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 168

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Presents personal stories about the pressures and difficult experiences of teenage girls, highlighting how belief in Jesus' unconditional love can provide reassurance, security, and feelings of acceptance.
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Let Love Rule

Revolutionary Love It's so amazing Your unchanging love Simply amazing Never
changing love Love, love revolutionary love ~ David Crowder an remember
going on a triple date in 8th grade or ice cream and a movie at my house. At one
it ...

Author: John H. Nichols

Publisher: Xulon Press

ISBN: 9781609572181


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When the Apostle John was elderly, he would often be brought to a place where Christians were gathered so they could ask him all sorts of spiritual questions. Every time he would respond by saying, "Beloved, love one another." Eventually those present finally asked John why his response was always the same and he replied that this was the commandment of Christ, and if every believer could just live out this one truth, that would be enough. How right John was. For this to happen however I've become convinced that we need to first better understand God's great, amazing love for us through Christ. Only then, once our souls become saturated with the love of Christ, can we truly "love one another" the way He intended. This is what it means to Let Love Rule John H. Nichols is a graduate of Taylor University and has been in full-time ministry since 1992. He is currently serving as one of the Teaching Elders at Four Peaks Community Church in Fountain Hills, Arizona. John resides in Fountain Hills with his wife and two children.
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Revolutionary Suicide

Brothers are bound together by the revolutionary love we have for each other , a
love forged through loyalty and trust . It is an element of the Black Panther Party
that can never be destroyed . Yet eventually Eldridge betrayed this love and ...

Author: Huey P. Newton

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101140475

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 384

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The searing, visionary memoir of founding Black Panther Huey P. Newton, in a dazzling graphic package Tracing the birth of a revolutionary, Huey P. Newton's famous and oft-quoted autobiography is as much a manifesto as a portrait of the inner circle of America's Black Panther Party. From Newton's impoverished childhood on the streets of Oakland to his adolescence and struggles with the system, from his role in the Black Panthers to his solitary confinement in the Alameda County Jail, Revolutionary Suicide is unrepentant and thought-provoking in its portrayal of inspired radicalism. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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Negotiating Love in Post revolutionary Nicaragua

Chapter 9 What difference could a revolution make ? 1 Introduction What
significance could the revolution in Nicaragua have had on the love lives of the
protagonists of this study ? The Esperanza women testified to the ways in which
the ...

Author: Turid Hagene

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 303911011X

Category: Social Science

Page: 340

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This book explores the issue of love and its place in the reproduction of gender asymmetry in Nicaragua. The theme is discussed in the context of specific religious and work practices, living arrangements, gender values and norms, and the gender practices and legislation of the Sandinista revolution. The study uses lifeworld phenomenology as its theoretical approach, placing people's own experience center stage. Therefore, a case study of the Esperanza sewing cooperative is presented, built on life stories, interview materials and participant observation with the cooperative women and their husbands. The material and discursive practices and emotional experiences of men and women are examined in this particular socio-cultural setting. How do we account for the highly unequal bargains the women strike with their husbands, accepting large material responsibilities and «time-share» love even if they experience this as emotionally hurtful? The study testifies to women's autonomy in family maintenance and religious practices, an autonomy which seems to falter in the fields of love and sexuality; some of the men and women, however, negotiate subtle changes in gender norms and values.
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Love and Revolutionary Greetings

I never felt so deep a sense of tragedy as when, a few minutes later, I was
digging and pulling around debris and recognized a little girl I had seen playing
around. There were three of us in the ditch, one in 60 LOVE AND

Author: Laurie E. Levinger

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781621891741

Category: History

Page: 182

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Love and Revolutionary Greetings: An Ohio Boy in the Spanish Civil War is the story of Sam Levinger, a young man who went to Spain in 1937 to join the Abraham Lincoln Brigade. Civil war raged in Spain as the fascist army of Francisco Franco sought to overthrow the democratically elected Republic. Levinger, a dedicated idealist, made the commitment to go to a foreign country to fight fascism. Love and Revolutionary Greetings is placed in the historical context of the 1930s, when freedom everywhere was threatened by Franco, Hitler, and Mussolini. The book is based on Sam Levinger's letters, poems, and stories that he sent home from Spain, interspersed with those of his mother, Elma Levinger. Told in the words of a soldier son and his mother, as well as other members of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, the book offers an eyewitness account of the hardships and the politics of the times. Men and women from all over the world went to Spain to fight with the International Brigade to defend Spanish democracy. Twenty-eight hundred men and women from the United States joined the International Brigade. Sam Levinger was one of them. Sam died in Spain when he was twenty years old. The author, Sam Levinger's niece, traveled to Spain to search for his unmarked grave. Love and Revolutionary Greetings tells the emotional and political story of American involvement in the Spanish Civil War in the language of people who lived it.
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Revolution Plus Love

cannot be reduced to a simple integrated group, how can we categorize the
Shanghai variations on revolution and love? Was their imitation of this formula
merely a counterrevolutionary strategy by which they rewrote revolutionary
literature in ...

Author: Jianmei Liu

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 0824825861

Category: History

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In her examination of this popular but understudied literary formula, Liu Jianmei argues that revolution and love are culturally variable entities, their interplay a complex and constantly changing literary practice that is socially and historically determined."
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Sexual Revolutions in Cuba

The juxtaposition of revolutionary love and familial/couple love represents the
reverse of sociological and historical interpretations of political love as
pathological and typical of authoritarian modes of government. This chapter
underscores the ...

Author: Carrie Hamilton

Publisher: UNC Press Books

ISBN: 9780807882511

Category: History

Page: 320

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In Sexual Revolutions in Cuba Carrie Hamilton delves into the relationship between passion and politics in revolutionary Cuba to present a comprehensive history of sexuality on the island from the triumph of the Revolution in 1959 into the twenty-first century. Drawing on an unused body of oral history interviews as well as press accounts, literary works, and other published sources, Hamilton pushes beyond official government rhetoric and explores how the wider changes initiated by the Revolution have affected the sexual lives of Cuban citizens. She foregrounds the memories and emotions of ordinary Cubans and compares these experiences with changing policies and wider social, political, and economic developments to reveal the complex dynamic between sexual desire and repression in revolutionary Cuba. Showing how revolutionary and prerevolutionary values coexist in a potent and sometimes contradictory mix, Hamilton addresses changing patterns in heterosexual relations, competing views of masculinity and femininity, same-sex relationships and homophobia, AIDS, sexual violence, interracial relationships, and sexual tourism. Hamilton's examination of sexual experiences across generations and social groups demonstrates that sexual politics have been integral to the construction of a new revolutionary Cuban society.
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A History of the Cuban Revolution

the Revolution. His best-known song is probably “Hasta Siempre, Comandante,”
written in 1965 when Che left Cuba to spread the Revolution elsewhere in Africa
and Latin America. “Your revolutionary love is taking you to new places, where ...

Author: Aviva Chomsky

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781444329568

Category: History

Page: 224

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A History of the Cuban Revolution presents a concise socio-historical account of the Cuban Revolution of 1959, an event that continues to spark debate 50 years later. Balances a comprehensive overview of the political and economic events of the revolution with a look at the revolution’s social impact Provides a lively, on-the-ground look at the lives of ordinary people Features both U.S. and Cuban perspectives to provide a complete and well-rounded look at the revolution and its repercussions Encourages students to understand history through the viewpoint of individuals living it Selected as a 2011 Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE
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Revolutions of the Heart

Falling in love enables women to rebel against the constraints and limitations of
adult femininity, but it also reconciles them to the role of 'everybody's Mummy'.
We saw in Chapters 2 and 3 how love's revolution is underpinned by the ...

Author: Wendy Langford

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134714667

Category: Social Science

Page: 192

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This book looks at how heterosexual relationships really work. Author?? argues that the process of falling in love is just a brief holiday from the gender roles which quickly reassert themselves in their old forms. Topics covered include romantic love, the problem of desire and the trouble with love.
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According to J.K. Gibson-Graham (1996, 2006, 2008), and Michael Hardt and
Antonio Negri (2000, 2004, 2009), global networks of resistance are generating a
transformative anti-capitalist revolutionary love, based on solidarity across ...

Author: Anna G. Jónasdóttir

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134648153

Category: Social Science

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This unique, timely book of original essays sets the stage for a new materialist feminist debate on the analysis, ethics and politics of love. The contributors raise questions about social power and domination, situating their research in a materialist feminist perspective that investigates love historically, in order to understand changing ideologies, representations and practices. The essays range from studies of particular representations and examples of love - feminist translation, mass media images and internet love blogs - to feminist theories of love and marriage, to ethical and political theories describing, critiquing or advocating the use of love in groups as a radical force. They break new ground in bringing together questions of gendered interests in love, temporal dimensions of loving practices and the politics of love in radical transformations of society.
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Jos Mart Ernesto Che Guevara and Global Development Ethics

And a true revolutionary must be able to know such wellbeing, which means
experiencing its increase asa result of ... Love. and. Revolution. The epistemic
role of love is clear in Martí. Fina García Marruz argues that one of Martí's
revolutionary ...

Author: S. Babbitt

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137413239

Category: Social Science

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This book argues that the overlooked ideas of José Martí and Ernesto 'Che' Guevara explain recent politics in Latin America and the Caribbean but also, even more significantly, offer a defensible alternative direction for global development ethics.
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Love Freedom and Aloneness

Love makes you rebellious, revolutionary. Love gives you wings to soar high.
Love gives you insight into things, so that nobody can deceive you, exploit you,
oppress you. And the priests and the politicians survive only on your blood; they ...

Author: Osho

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1429979143

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

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Osho, one of the greatest spiritual thinkers of the twentieth century, explores the connections between ourselves and others in Love, Freedom, and Aloneness: The Koan of Relationships. In today’s world, freedom is our basic condition, and until we learn to live with that freedom, and learn to live by ourselves and with ourselves, we are denying ourselves the possibility of finding love and happiness with someone else. Love can only happen through freedom and in conjunction with a deep respect for ourselves and the other. Is it possible to be alone and not lonely? Where are the boundaries that define “lust” versus “love”...and can lust ever grow into love? In Love, Freedom, and Aloneness you will find unique, radical, and intelligent perspectives on these and other essential questions. In our post-ideological world, where old moralities are out of date, we have a golden opportunity to redefine and revitalize the very foundations of our lives. We have the chance to start afresh with ourselves, our relationships to others, and to find fulfillment and success for the individual and for society as a whole. Osho challenges readers to examine and break free of the conditioned belief systems and prejudices that limit their capacity to enjoy life in all its richness. He has been described by the Sunday Times of London as one of the “1000 Makers of the 20th Century” and by Sunday Mid-Day (India) as one of the ten people—along with Gandhi, Nehru, and Buddha—who have changed the destiny of India. Since his death in 1990, the influence of his teachings continues to expand, reaching seekers of all ages in virtually every country of the world.
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