Africa, Blog: One Boy’s Radio Appeal |“We want our parents to stop fighting and put down their weapons. We want to go back to school,”

by Search for Common Ground on February 13, 2015 Meet Tuo. 14-year-old Tuo Amara lives in Duékoué, a city in the western Côte d’Ivoire. The 2010 political elections added kindle to growing animosity between differing religions, political parties, and ethnic groups in the area. After the vote, violence erupted in Duékoué. The Duékoué massacres resulted…

“Festiwalla 2014” Youth Theater Festival (Jugendtheaterfestival) in Berlin from 26 Nov to 29 Nov. 2014| Against Wars

Festiwalla 2014 Jugendtheaterfestival Mi, 26. November 2014 — Sa, 29. November 2014 Festiwalla | © Felipe Frozza Ist Krieg wirklich so weit weg? Betrifft er nur die Vergangenheit oder andere Länder? Jenseits der Gedächtnispflege um den 100. Jahrestag des Ausbruchs des Großen Kriegs betrachtet und hinterfragt FESTIWALLA 2014 kriegerische Handlungen aus dem Blickwinkel der Jugend….

Books: “Embracing Israel/Palestine” — by Rabbi Michael Lerner

  .About the Author ……..Table of Contents……..Study Guide ……………………..Promote Peace ……………Tell the Media …….Order the Book Rabbi Michael Lerner, best-selling author of The Left Hand of God and editor of Tikkun magazine, is now making the case for why peace activists must be BOTH pro-Israel and pro-Palestine. Rabbi Lerner first tells the story of this…

“Ending 33 years of Iran-US silence” — CGNews Community Corner

~ by the CGNews Team 01 October 2013 Presidents Barack Obama and Hassan Rouhani made history last week when they spoke on the phone, the highest level contact between Iran and United States since 1979. Read more about the call at Reuters. Wife of US hate crime victim responds with a call for greater cooperation…

Pakistan: Sharif’s 100 days in power: A slow progress — Deutsche Welle de

The first 100 days of the government of Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif have not brought about major change. Still, many in the South Asian nation believe things are a tad better than under the previous administration. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) party swept the May 11 parliamentary elections on the premise of…

Videos and news on Karen Armstrong’s Charter for Compassion

About the Project The Charter for Compassion is the result of Karen Armstrong’s 2008 TED Prize wish and made possible by the generous support of the Fetzer Institute. It was unveiled to the world on November 12, 2009. Why a Charter for Compassion? The Charter of Compassion is a cooperative effort to restore not only compassionate…