EVERYTHING SHOULD BE UNDER THE SUN...
NO New Nuclear Weapons... NO New Nuclear Targets... NO New Pretexts For Nuclear War... NO Nuclear Testing...
NO Star Wars... NO Weapons In Space...
NO All Types Of Weapons, War & War Culture...
We have only one WORLD yet! If we destroy it, where else will we go?
WELCOME TO CONTENT OF THE SUMMER - 2002
© The Light Millennium, 9th Issue


This issue dedicated to Karen ARMSTRONG &
Arms Trade Resource Center - World Policy Institue.

Thank you very much being part of the Light Millennium global platform.

ART

The Quintet of Remembrance:
Video installation by Bill Viola at the Metropolitan
by Mehmet AYANOGLU

Optical Illusion and Fluorescent Brightness
by Suzan BATU

Leyla Candan: Lost in Art
Interviewed by Berkem DINÇMAN 

The Dogans:
The Artist Couple, How and Where
by Suat OZONDER

I Do Not Portray Being: I Portray Passing."
The Passing

Essay by Bircan ÜNVER



ART
ICLE-ESSAY-FICTION-STORY

Darkness & Light
by Babur ALBAYRAK

Egocentric
by Babur ALBAYRAK

Light of Truth
Part -2-
by Babur ALBAYRAK

A Perfect World
by Babur ALBAYRAK

Flip's Hole-Dombitz
Part 1
Robert J. BAUMANN

Old Wei & Young Wei
Part 8
Robert J. BAUMANN

Goodbye, Virginia.
Saturday Crowd Scenes-Part VII

by Joe CARNEY

ISLAM: The Spiritual Matrix, Page -I-
ISLAM: The Spiritual Matrix, Page -II-
by Mehmet DEDE

Yoga: An Ancient Tradition for
the New Millennium

by Angela DOGANCAY

Fakes...
by Ryan & Jacob

Getting over my writers block!
by Evrim SEL

Scholar in Turkish Archeology Is
Director of the Oriental Institute
by Sel Erder YACKLEY

Chicago Turkish American
Becomes Board Member of
International Women's Associates


BOOK


Islam: A Short History
Karen ARMSTRONG

"Human Landscape From My Country" &
" Selected Poems of Nazim Hikmet"
An Interview with translator and poet Randy BLASING
by Bircan ÜNVER

DEDICATION

The Arms Trade Resource Center (ATRC)
World Policy Institute
by Frida BERRIGAN

Eating Grass and Contemplating
Armageddon in South Asia
by Frida BERRIGAN


Karen ARMSTRONG - Preface



Karen ARMSTRONG
Religion in Our Time, Page I
Will Our Faith Help us to Unite or
Will It Continue to Divide?

&

Karen ARMSTRONG - Page: II
Religion in Our Time

Text and Illustrations by Julie MARDIN



EVENTS

(new feature)

FUTURE

Exploring the Technological Singularity:
Seeking the Universal Drivers of
Accelerating Change

An Interview with John SMART


GLOBAL ISSUES

An Urgent Call

Bush's nuclear plan:
Dr. Strangelove revisited

by Michelle CIARROCCA &
William D. HARTUNG

"Dirty" Bombs, and the Bush
Administration's Dirty Little Secret

by William D. HARTUNG

Peace Women:
Dialogue Among Academics,
Activists and UN Officials

by Sheri GIBBINGS


Arms Resource Center

Update May 16, 2002
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
I.  GLOBAL REACH, GLOBAL POWER
II.  NEW POGO REPORT
III.  BUSH-PUTIN AGREEMENT:
"OUR KIND OF TREATY"
IV.  FAREWELL CRUSADER?
V:  DO AS I SAY: MILITARY BUDGET UPDATE


Arms Trade Resource Center
Update - May 6, 2002
A. NOTES AND TIDBITS

B. WAR WITHOUT END


World Brotherhood Union
Mevlana Supreme Foundation

An Annual International Gathering
On November 1, 2002, Istanbul - Turkey



Rotary's New Program:
To Create Future World Leaders



SPACE

Extrasolar Planet Telescope Nears First Light
Letters from Louis D. FRIEDMAN

Executive Director - The Planetary Society



LETTER OF THIS ISSUE


Reserve the World:
Nuclear Danger, Tick & Reserve America

by Bircan UNVER



NEW * * *The Light Millennium's
Charitable - Not-For-Profit Status
official documents as PDF:
501 (c) (3)



MUSIC


Paul Turk Henry & Music Band Hobbit
Interviewed by Fethiye TUZER


POETRY

Living Is An Art, Fire, Pilgrim,
Time, Wealth,  Final Greeting,
History, Game,  Psalms &
Sidna Ali the Muslim
(9th century)
by Mevlut CEYLAN

Future,
Third Eyes &
Adam's Sons

by Ismail COMERT

Understanding Myself, Blindness & One Wish
by Evrim SEL

Giving &
Exhaled
by Asli OMUR

Training Loss
by Mehmet UCA

Please, Wake Up!!!
(Full version)
by Bircan UNVER



TODAY

Current Updated by September 27, 2002

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