This video is a mix of clips from the 2017 Women’s March, the 2018 Women’s March 2018, the March for Science the March for Climate Change, the Tax march and Pride 2017 and 2018.
The cuts from the 2017 Women’s March on Washington are from
Rand Hall posted to the Internet Archive.
The rest of the videos are mine and made in San Francisco.
This is a re-post with a video update.
The previous video didn’t work for me.
This one looks the same but it’s sharper and better paced.
The header images are scans of the poster handouts at the 2017 Women’s
March on Washington.
To the best of my knowledge the posters are in the public domain, I sharpened the colors but I did not make the posters.
I cropped a mix of
Spiritual High by Moodswings and the ‘I have a Dream’ speech by Martin Luther King. I found the mix at the Internet Archives.
Thank you to the talented Democrats who took charge of the House of Representatives.
Look at what we can accomplish when we unite.
Rob Goldstein(c) 2018
“I was motivated by absolutely humane feelings. I never had any other intention. I never had any other belief than that those poor miserable creatures-that the painful lives of these creatures were to be shortened.” Karl Brandt, the physician who suggested that Hitler use poison gas to exterminate the Jews.
To Karl Brandt, the people he murdered weren’t human.
They were creatures.
They were “those” poor miserable creatures.
Brandt told himself that killing Jews was an act of mercy; the behavior
of a civilized man.
M. Scott Peck, the psychiatrist who authored, The Road Less Traveled, described evil as a form of “ militant ignorance“.
He addressed human evil in “
People of the Lie: The Hope for Healing Human Evil“.
According to Peck an evil person tells himself he’s doing good to keep up
an image of perfection.
Deceive others as a consequence of their own self-deception
Project their sins onto specific targets (
scapegoats) while being
apparently normal with everyone Commonly hates with the pretense of love, for the purposes of self-deception as much as deception of others.
Abuses political (emotional) power (“the imposition of one’s will upon others by overt or covert coercion”
Maintains a high level of respectability based on lies.
Is consistent in his or her sins. Evil persons are characterized not so much by the magnitude of their sins, but by their consistency (of destructiveness)
Is unable to think from the viewpoint of their victim (scapegoat)
For me, the most horrific aspect of the violence I experienced as a child was the worst anti-Semitic beatings were given by adults in the neighborhood.
. Christ killer
The adults at that time felt they had a moral duty to debase and humiliate
How is it different today?
How does it feel to the six-year-old son of impoverished immigrants who hears his parents described
What happens when a society abuses children as a matter of policy?
What happens to America with a
President who incites violence?
M. Scott Peck defines evil as the use of cruelty against people who
cannot defend themselves.
I pull the pigtails
of the pale
is a raggedy shroud.
She is skinny
in a past life
She says, “Every time I shoplift, an angel sheds a tear”
Rob Goldstein 2015-2018
Warning: content may be triggering
In the Dark in the dark
in my bed
by the wall
he fills me
in the dark
in my bed
By the wall
Rob Goldstein (c) 2015-2018