"Immersion in the life of the world, a willingness to be inhabited by and to speak for others, including those beyond the realm of the human, these are the practices not just of the bodhisattva but of the writer." --Jane Hirshfield
Saturday, February 24, 2007
Egyptian Blogger Jailed for Insults to Islam
This from the BBC news. Read article. The 22-yr-old blogger and former university student -- he was expelled for criticizing the university -- has received a four-year prison term.
Visit the website set up for him: http://www.freekareem.org.