Three years ago Leonard Cohen, on a world tour, book a concert in Israel. But unlike many others, he insisted on full access for all people, and donated full proceeds to peace organization for parents of victims of in the conflicts--which he established. And here is his statement and then his classic "Anthem." The "holy dove" being "bought and sold again" this month. And below that, his finale blessing to those putting aside revenge and seeking peace there. And below that, a news report.
Saturday, November 17, 2012
An 'Anthem' for the Bereaved
is author of a dozen books (click on covers at right), including the new "THE TUNNELS: Escapes Under the Berlin Wall and the Historic Films the JFK White House Tried to Kill." He was the longtime editor of Editor & Publisher. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @GregMitch