Ken Trainor is a weekly columnist for the Wednesday Journal.
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Friday, October 21, 2011
When Unrest Is a Blessing
I have cast my lot with those who, age after age, perversely, with no extraordinary power, reconstitute the world. -- Adrienne Rich In any democracy, inequality is a sin. The greater the inequality, the greater the sin. And the greater the sin, the greater the unrest. Environmentalist Paul Hawken called it "Blessed Unrest," which is the title of his 2007 book. The phrase comes from dance diva Martha Graham, who once wrote: