Timothy Pilgrim -- Pacific Northwest poet (see TimothyPilgrim.org )
professor emeritus of journalism (Ph.D. Washington, 1989) at Western
Washington University (WWU) -- welcomes you.
Pilgrim's published and accepted poems (over 415 so far) --
with unpublished poems -- can be found
at the home to his creative work: TimothyPilgrim.org .
A number of them are also linked at the left -- as is information from WWU
journalism courses Pilgrim taught.
Pilgrim updates much of the information, especially the
NON-MAINSTREAM MEDIA and RICH GET
RICHER information linked below, center.
Pilgrim's book of poems, Mapping water, is available
from nonprofit publisher Flying Trout
Bellingham Poems, another book featuring
Pilgrim and co-authors Paul Piper and Chuck Luckmann, is also
Links to dozens of non-mainstream media and a potpourri of media criticism
(including compelling YouTube videos) are below as well.
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"...let's move to a yes -- a yes that will bring about change
so fundamental that today's corporate takeover will be relegated to a
Naoimi Klein, preface to NO is not enough
"It's time to stop letting corporate power make the most important
decisions our planet faces."-- Bill
"Growth for the sake of growth
is the philosophy of the cancer cell." -- Edward
"The great thieves
punish the little ones." -- Thomas
"The liberty of a democracy is not safe if the people
tolerate the growth of private power to the point where it
becomes stronger than the democratic state itself. That in its
is fascism -- ownership of government by an individual, by a
group or any controlling private power." -- Franklin
"What we need in the United States is not division.
What we need in the
United States is not hatred. What we need in the United States is not
violence and lawlessnes but is love and wisdom and compassion toward one
another and a feeling of justice toward those who still suffer in our
country, whether they be white or whether they be black." --
Bobby Kennedy, speaking on the night of MLK's
Since 1776, the U.S. has been involved in warfare during 224 out of 242
years -- That's 93% of the time.-- Washingtonsblog.com
Similarly, during the 3,400 years of recorded
history, humans have been at been engaged in warfare for 92% of them.-- New York Times
U.S. war efforts in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan have cost about $4
trillion over the past decade. -- the Eisenhower
"Every minute, the United States government spends $1.2 million on the
military." -- oneminuteforpeace.org