“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Monday, January 21, 2013

Can You Feel It

In our house it's traditional on MLK day to play this. “Can You Feel It” by Mr. Fingers. We visited a graveyard of freed slaves that is just up the street from us, in the historic Fourth Ward. Wordsworth would have found it spine chilling.

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