Posts tagged "terrorism"

BREAKING: Usama Bin Laden's son swears vengeance against US for father's death (biography)

BREAKING: Usama Bin Laden's son swears vengeance against US for father's death (biography)
“Vani sono i lamenti; รจ tempo, o Sesto, ormai di vendicar il padre; si svegli alla vendetta l’anima neghittosa, che offesa da un tiranno invan riposa.” “Gone is the moment of lamenting; the time has come to avenge my father; I swear vengeance with utmost hatred, because a tyrant cannot live after such a crime.”... Read more »

"It is you, it is they who desire to live": Finding solace in words after the Dallas tragedy

"It is you, it is they who desire to live": Finding solace in words after the Dallas tragedy
I won’t summarize what happened in Dallas, as I don’t have the words. We’ve been following the story with its images of blood, death, and destruction. The very essence of humanity is challenged in these proceedings. The value of human life is plunging into depths of deepest despair. “Those who most long for peace now... Read more »

The Orlando Shootings: A musical reflection on the day of an American tragedy

The Orlando Shootings: A musical reflection on the day of an American tragedy
I have almost always been eloquent with words. I use words as verbal camouflage, to an extent. But when I woke up this morning and heard the news of the Orlando shootings, I couldn’t begin to describe how I could felt in words. I’m a composer and a few years ago I wrote a piece... Read more »
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