Can Love Save the World?

Issue 20  Winter 2002
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We are the ones we have been waiting for! Alternative responses to 9-11, pacifism with teeth, the heart of a Muslim, listening as a subversive act, and a prisoner's spiritual journey. Winter 2002.
The Failure of War

Why do we always think we can put an end to killing by waging war?

Through My Enemy's Eyes

Sometimes the people with the most to teach us about love are not behind pulpits. They're behind bars. In prison, one man learns that love is possible in the worst of places, and that even when there is no way out, there is a way up.

Just Listen

Compassionate listening is healing—to the listeners and to those who tell their stories.