The Writings of Irv Thomas On Social concerns and community, housing, homelessness, social activism, helping others, 'giving back' to the world, our part to play in a Providential Universe, seeing the collective process as a personal support function, as a way of countering the ego, as an expression and fulfillment of community, etc.

 Theme Index #6

Social concerns and community

(...of nine indexes that cluster similar subjects, for your ease in searching or browsing)
The table below will let you shift easily to another index

Index #1 - Consciousness and Reality

Index #2 - Cycles and the Seasonal Life

Index #3 - Personal Change and Growth

Index #4 - Simple Living and Poverty as a choice

Index #5 - Right Livelihood and Work

Index #6 - this is where you are

Index #7 - Culture and the Ways of the World

Index #8 - Technology and Science

Index #9 - The Playful, Creative Self

For expanded detail of each index return to Theme Quadrant


How to read the coding system built into each of the links (eg: NL..94

BB: Black Bart series

NV: non-venue writings

IA: Innocence Abroad

OP: other publications

JL: Personal journaling

RS: Ripening Seasons series

NL: personal Newsletter series

UW: UW Daily column series

First two characters of link indicate venue.
For greater detail on venues go to Venue Quadrant

(Thus, NL..94 means:1994 newsletter, signficant treatment of topic)


major treatment


significant treatment


lesser treatment

dots indicate extent of item
Final digits tell the year


Quick link to keywords used in this Index:

- fighting SHA in Seattle RS...98
--- first year, recap RS...96
- vs, passivism (as a growth medium)
--- reflections, on the death of Danaan Parry RS.96

- need for, as validation RS.97

- Danaan Parry's death RS.96

- for seniors in Seattle (SSHP) - my 'war' RS...98
--- the first year, recap RS...96

Muckrakers, American activists known as
- background and development RS..97