I and my wife Joyce have a lifetime committment to breaking the silences that surround child sexual abuse. Please visit Joyce's website www.timetospeak.com and learn about her book, and the many resource links there for victims, survivors, and the friends and families of survivors.
Canoed 100 miles to Gulf of Mexico in 2005; Crazy in love for over 20 years;Proud to distraction of our amazing children; Served with Mother Teresa in Calcutta-1978; Hiked half the Appalachian Trail; Am a Vietnam-era Vet for Peace
Love others as well and deeply as you love yourself. And learn to love yourself wisely, generously, without egoism
What Gives Me Hope
The power of kindness, the inclination to help others, that I have witnessed across 5 decades living on 4 continents
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
Spending billions of Euros, Francs, Dollars and Yuan to fund liberal education at the village level in the Islamic world; Proclaiming and advocating feminist values; Creating ecopolicies to reduce CO2 emissions; Encouraging everyone to sing and dance a little every day.
What/who changed my life and why
Howard Zinn's "A People's History of the United States," Noam Chomsky's penchant for truth-telling, Mother Teresa, the Dali Lama and Nelson Mandela's models of saintliness