Here is a wonderful 3-part series on Thoreau, a great thinker who lived peacefully, with integrity, and in harmony with nature. He stressed the importance of individual reflection and thought.
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry. Very inspiring. For artists and thinkers.
Self-described as “a brand for liberal thinking and individualism…”
This poem is by Liu XiaoBo, translated by Jeffrey Yang. Here are the first two stanzas:
15 years ago a massacre took place at daybreak I died then was reborn 15 years have passed daybreak bayonets dyed red is still a blade fixed in the eyes