The mass media and the military-industrial complex create a prison for us, so we continue to think, see, and act in the same way… We need the courage to express ourselves even when the majority is going in the opposite direction… because a change of direction can happen only when there is a collective awakening… Therefore, it is very important to say, ‘I am here!’ to those who share the same kind of insight.” — Thich Nhat Hanh, Buddhist Monk, The Art of Power
“The mass media and the military-industrial complex create a prison for us, so we continue to think…
Jane Manning
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Wonderful quote. I am aware of Thich Nhat Hanh’s work but didn’t know that he commented directly on these topics! Fascinating. Thank you for sharing!

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