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Fred Hosea

"Green Party growth and Interfaith arts activism"

Oakland, CA, USA
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Clinical Systems Analyst
Speaks: English, Portuguese, Spanish
Joined Nov 8, 2004
What I Want to Do:
Activities: Argentine tango, tennis


 
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Joined Nov 8, 2004 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
Here for Meeting Friends, Professional Connections, Support a Cause 
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GreenSpirit - Progressive alliances for spiritual activists (6)
Groups (AGR) A Green Road, Abolish DU Save Iraqi Children, All Religions, Amnesty International, Argentine Tango- a passion to explore for anyone who imagines dancing, Buddhism, Celtic History and Spirituality, Clean, Green and Renewable JOBS, Egyptian and Arabic Language and Culture, Expression thru Art, GreenSpirit - Progressive alliances for spiritual activists, IRAN TURQUOISE DOME OF LOVE, Islam for Peace, MAYORS FOR PEACE more »
Hometown Miami, FL 
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Birthday Feb 06  
Languages English, Portuguese, Spanish  
About Me Frustrated idealist (how unique!). Believe our nature is basically good, but perverted by various cultural, economic, religious,and political forces. Love performing live music (renaissance, gospel, baroque), bringing people together for interfaith projects. Moody at times. Enjoy teaching.Avid Argentine tango dancer. Interests in mythology, human evolution, creative re-visioning of religious and political institutions, values. Personally shamed as an American by the pseudo-election of Bush. Have had wonderful musical life, performing & recording renaissance and gospel music. Recently produced interfaith music CD to build musical bridges between faith traditions. Participated in international architectural competition in interfaith sacred space.
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Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions Buddhist  
Eating Habits Keep it Healthy  
Wild Fact About Me Lived in Israel on a kibbutz for a year. Actively support Palestinian and Bedouin rights, as well as global indigenous rights, against globalization. Swam at top of Iguassu falls.
My Philosophy
What Gives Me Hope Music, dancing tango, hearing people speak passionately about political and justice issues.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by As president, I'd initiate legal proceedings in a world court against all former US politicians and employees involved in war crimes and immoral foreign policies (e.g., Kissinger, Negroponte, Bush 1 and 2, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Rice, Wolfowitz, Abrams et al.), and against all corporations and stockholders who profited from manufacture of landmines and other anti-human weapons of mass destruction, especially depleted uranium used against Iraq. Require disgorgement of all related profits to benefit landmine victims, and sentencing of all guilty executives to cleanup of 100 million landmines worldwide. Make Fox TV licensing contingent upon production of new series, led by Noam Chomsky, documenting corporate, military, and political crimes of the past 50 years. Send all fanatic religious leaders to their rooms without TV or phone privileges, until they're ready to behave like caring adults. Let all ethnic separatists have their own governments, and declare officially that the entire planet is Holy Land for everyone.
What/who changed my life and why Moby Dick, Apocalypse Now -- both are deep archetypal works portraying the eternal human struggles of light and dark elements of our being. TS Eliot's 4 Quartets, same reason.
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Role Models Martin Luther King Jr., Dennis Kucinich, Peter Camejo, Mahatma Gandhi, Bobby Kennedy  
Quotation "Homo sum; humani nihil a me alienum puto" - I'm human; I consider nothing human to be alien to me.
Interests Argentine tango, tennis, archetypal psychology, sacred art and ceremony, computational neuropsychology, social ecology, global Green party activism. Interfaith  
Books  
Music Piazzola, Forever Tango, mornas, Fado/Cristina Branco, Dulce Pontes, choros, interfaith gospel, Cesaria Evora  
Movies Colors of Paradise, Wings of Desire, Apocalypse Now, Count of Monte Cristo (Donat version), Butterfly, My Life as a Dog, 2001  
TV Shows Simpsons, ER, West Wing, NYPD Blue, Star Trek Next Gen.  
Favorite Foods Thai, Burmese, feijoada, key lime pie, banana pudding, cherimoyas and guavas, Szechuan eggplant (yu shiang chye tdze)  
Favorite Places Brazil for carnaval, Iguassu falls, public market in Managua, the concert stage  
Can't Live Without honesty, idealism, french fries, tuberoses, coffee  
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