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A Special Message

Today, we’d like to offer a special message, one that we consider important in today’s increasingly polarized society.   OOA is, and has been for its history, a proponent for peace and social justice movements.  Though we encourage respectful discussion, we are...
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MIGUEL D’ESCOTO…PRESENTE! PRESENTE! PRESENTE!

We had a certain difficulty with Miguel in the correct pronunciation of “sheets.”(Morning Duties) We suggested that he use the word “linens.”  An amazing life of constant growth and courage.  The Sandinistas were blooming in Los Angeles in 1977. Very frequent demonstrations right...
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Blase to Speak at Ban the Bomb Rally

This Saturday, June 17th there will be a Ban the Bomb rally in LA at the corner of Highland and Hollywood, 6801 Hollywood Blvd, from 9 to 11am, sponsored by Women’s Ban the Bomb LA.  Blase will be speaking around 9:30am and we hope to see you there.  Organizers ask that you...
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Blase Interviews Regis Tremblay (part 2)

Friends, today I’m privileged to have Regis Tremblay, director of the new and very important documentary: 30 Seconds to Midnight. Welcome, Regis Tremblay. Regis: Thank you, Blase. Blase: Your film is essentially a final wake up call. The human species is on the brink of...
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