All posts for the day June 10th, 2009

Tank Man – Tiananmen Square Massacre

Published June 10, 2009 by Michael C Leeson

A man tries to stop Chinese tanks in 1989

Tank Man – social action – Tiananmen Square Massacre 4 June 1989

The old cliché stands pictures speak louder than word, all it takes is for  you to stand for what you believe in when it counts. It is this passion that many of us have never discovered or lost under the burden of daily life. How can you regain or find this zeal for issues that affect you, by simply asking questions and in taking a stand. While some claim the tag of keeping politicians and others honest, you can also in three easy steps.

Be critical – objective – who, what, where, when, how and why then give an informed opinion

Fact check – everybody has an agenda and even if you support the view

Open your mind – question everything even your own opinion

Because it is in the popular media doesn’t mean it is either a fact or unbiased