There were a couple of things that stood out in my day. The president mentioned–lauded–labor:
…it has been the risk-takers, the doers, the makers of things — some celebrated, but more often men and women obscure in their labor — who have carried us up the long, rugged path toward prosperity and freedom.
And there is a new project out there, a blog and a lobby and other things, dedicated to peace. Not the absence of war, but peace.
So, peace activism. Active. Not passive. And not simple.
These are good things.