Homage Chp. 1

Homage to Rojava, Part One: Bakur, Chapter 1: “A Matter of Life and Death” Chapter (1) One “A matter of life and death.” A flaming, low lying wreckage spreads out before us in every direction. The ruins of an all ready desolate land. Sprawling two story compounds along a mighty river. Pock marked with rifle rounds. Misery absolutely everywhere. Syria is now a bi-word for total warfare, over 600,000 have so far died. A Revolution in a Civil War. A Third World War using several dozen proxy armies is underway. Russia, Iran, China, America and Europe all have their boots … Continue reading Homage Chp. 1

Al-Prelude

Homage to Rojava, Part One: Bakur, Al-Prelude Al-Prelude “A Special Period in Times of Peace”  SET IN: HAVANA, CUBA 1989 Comrade Norma Olivia Sanchez has jet black hair and is petite. She’s vaguely malnourished for a Cuban, but still attractive and dynamico. Of course. She is and always will be a member of the Committees for Defense of the Revolution. The vigilant internal defense mechanism against Yankee imperialist aggression and unrestrained, insatiable sex tourism. Her mother was a fairly high ranking person in the Party, and told her of the struggles to defend socialism during the cold war years. Told … Continue reading Al-Prelude

Al-Prologue

“When you open your paper, turn on your TV, or boot up your smartphone and attempt to understand what is happening; you are already tuned into people paid well to validate a view you already had.” Homage to Rojava, Al-Prologue One such view is that there is a war going on between Islam and the mainly Christian Eastern & Western Bloc that affects China too. Both Russia and the United States have been poorly managing Wahhabi-Salafist terror in their countries since long before the Cold War supposedly ended in 1991. The United States by funding it and Russia by committing … Continue reading Al-Prologue

#1492

#1492  Krik Krak Who is Where  Dear Dessalines, You care, or, more likely. You really don’t care. The physics inhibited erecting a guillotine there. We still cut some heads, The good life, for a darker skinned woman, or man,  Is shockingly rare. Is life as it stands ever fair?    Smallest Fiddle we! You Blan Beware, The long rewarding of the chosen color,   Shade of colored color. Mulat miserable, blood mixed other,     Ethnic patronymic passport to declare, The less we know the better really, culpable then, when all aware,  The pale of ones skin is a portent; The kink of ones … Continue reading #1492

False Necessitarian Ideology

“We can establish universally an education that recognizes in every child a tongue-tied prophet, and in the school the voice of the future, and that equips the mind to think beyond and against the established context of thought and of life as well as to move within it. We can develop a democratic politics that renders the structure of society open in fact to challenge and reconstruction, weakening the dependence of change on crisis and the power of the dead over the living. We can make the radical democratization of access to the resources and opportunities of production the touchstone … Continue reading False Necessitarian Ideology

Homage/Part 1/Chapter 1

Chapter (1) One A flaming, low lying wreckage spreads out before us in every direction. The ruins of an all ready desolate land. Sprawling two story compounds along a mighty river. Pock marked with rifle rounds. Misery absolutely everywhere. Syria is now a bi-word for total warfare, over 600,000 have so far died. A Revolution in a Civil War. A Third World War using several dozen proxy armies is underway. Russia, Iran, China, America and Europe all have their boots on the ground. In Northern Syria, an unrecognized administration in three cantons protects 4 million civilians and internal refugees. A … Continue reading Homage/Part 1/Chapter 1

Homage/Part 1/Prelude

Part I:  BAKUR Prelude “A Special Period In Times of Peace”  SET IN:  HAVANA, CUBA  1989 Comrade Norma Sanchez has jet black hair and is petite. She’s vaguely malnourished for a Cuban, but still attractive and dynamico. Of course. She is and always will be a member of the Committees for Defense of the Revolution. The vigilant internal defense mechanism against Yankee imperialist aggression and unrestrained, insatiable sex tourism. Her mother was a fairly high ranking person in the Party, and told her of the struggles to defend socialism during the cold war years. Told her of the deprivations and … Continue reading Homage/Part 1/Prelude

Homage [Pro]

Pro-logue When you open your paper, turn on your TV, or boot up your smartphone and attempt to understand what is happening; you are already tuned into people paid well to validate a view you already had. One such view is that there is a war going on between Islam and the mainly Christian Eastern & Western Bloc that affects China too. Both Russia and the United States have been poorly managing Wahhabi-Salafist terror in their countries since long before the Cold War supposedly ended in 1991. The United States by funding it and Russia by committing war crimes against … Continue reading Homage [Pro]

Kurdistan

Walter S. Adler Chief-of-Staff, G.C.C. Inc. 140 Nassau Street 7C New York, NY 10038, USA To whom it may concern, Good day, here are some short answers to the basic, but crucial questions posed to accompany the more extensive briefings we are sending. How many students can be trained at a time? With a ground a staff of a paramedic, an EMT, a teacher and two local nationals not necessarily but preferably with some teaching/ medical experience; we can train 40 students at a time over 246 hours, approximately 3 months. This presumes the students have no prior medical training … Continue reading Kurdistan

EMS Modules

EMT Modules in Haiti: Module based Capacitation of Critical Social Services MA/SID Short Proposal 16 July 2015 Walter Sebastian Adler Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development The Heller School for Social Policy and Management Brandeis University Primary Advisor:  Clark C. Abt Advising Support: Raj Sampath & Marian Howard Field Research Partner: Elena Antolievna Komarova Table of Contents Abstract………………………………………………………………………..…………..…………Page 3 Executive Summary………………………………………………………………..………..….Page 4 Acknowledgments………………………………………………………….………………….….Page 6 Acronyms and Abbreviations………………………………………………………………Page 7 Introduction………………………………………………………….…………..……………….Page 9 Background & Development Context……………………………………………………Page 10 Haitian Case Study……………………………….……………………………………………..Page 17 Methods……………………………………………………………..………………………………Page 21 Literature Review……………………………………………………….………………………Page 30 Discussion……………………………………………………….………………………….………Page 41 Assumptions…………………………………………………………………….……….…………Page 41 Economic Analysis………………………………………..…………………….…………………Page 45  Field Report……………………………………………..…………………..………………………Page 51 Recommendations…………………………………………………………………………………Page 64 Conclusion……………………………………………….……………………………………………Page 70 List … Continue reading EMS Modules