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Linda LeTendre's Waging Peace
by Linda LeTendre

Waging Peace

A Daily Gazette community blog
Linda LeTendre fights for a peaceful world.
Monday, Aug. 10, 2015

Find some peace in Fonda, NY

If you're like me, in these times you're starving for some good news on the peace front.
Thursday, July 30, 2015

What is the real issue here?

These are interesting times for US citizens, let alone peace and social justice workers.
Monday, July 20, 2015

What does it take for the GOP to sink Trump?

“Darn-old Rump” managed to stick the silver foot with which he was born into his mouth yet again this past week. He does this so often I'm surprised that he does not have athlete's foot of the mouth.
Friday, July 17, 2015

Good news with some trade offs

Thanks to President Obama, we may have avoided another endless war in the Middle East. This one would have been with Iran.
Monday, July 13, 2015

So much to process!

It is now the equivalent of mating season for politicians, where they court us for our approval for the position of President of the United States
Monday, July 13, 2015

Good news and humor in bad times

In the midst of the horror of the modern-day lynching of the African Americans in the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church in Charleston, SC there has been some good news on the peace and social justice front.
Monday, Feb. 16, 2015

Brian Williams: Our national scape goat

I am not a fan of Brian Williams, the NBC anchor who is currently on unpaid leave for misrepresenting his experience on a helicopter ride while in Iraq. But as the scape goat for our national psychosis I have some compassion for him – I would have more if he had been reporting real news all along.
Monday, Dec. 1, 2014

Thoughts on Ferguson

I was asked at Thanksgiving dinner what I thought of the Ferguson situation.
Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

A tenuous grasp on freedom

The incidence of violence across the planet has made it difficult to sum up the energy to write about working for peace and justice.
Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Fun with the FBI

The FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations) has a motto: “Fidelity, Bravery, Integrity.” It could also easily be “Fabricate, Burglarize, Intimidate.” Or at least that's what a group of American citizens who called themselves the Citizens Commission to Investigate the FBI thought back in 1971.

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