The Refugee Child Photographers
by V. Noah GimbelApr 26, 2011
- How photography training and disposable cameras are giving young Palestinian refugees something new—a voice.
Immigrant Youth Movement Takes a Civil Rights Lesson
by Daniel AltschulerApr 19, 2011
- How young immigrant activists are learning from the the civil rights campaigners who came before them.
The World of Our Dreams
by David KortenApr 18, 2011
- I find hope in the fact that for all our wondrous differences, at the core we humans all want most of the same things. Fortunately, what we want aligns with where we need to go.
Answering Your Interfaith Questions
by Rabbi Ted FalconApr 07, 2011
- If compassion is taught as the heart of all religious traditions, why is it that religion seems to divide us?
The Healing of Wild Horses: Our Truths Come From Tenure on This Land
by Linda HoganMar 09, 2011
- On the Trail of Tears, we walked from one history into more difficult times, and by the time we reached Indian Territory, Oklahoma, none of our ponies remained.
Tolerance in a Small Town
by Sven EberleinMar 08, 2011
- Residents rally for their Muslim neighbors when authorities target the local Islamic center.
The Emotional Lives of Animals
by Marc BekoffMar 02, 2011
- Grief, friendship, gratitude, wonder, and other things we animals experience.
This Motown Singer Turned His Wild Mustang Ranch Into a Summer Camp for Baltimore Kids
by Valerie WilliamsFeb 14, 2011
- How a Motown veteran is using his passion for wild horses to help at-risk children.
Thank You, Egypt
by Adrienne Maree BrownFeb 11, 2011
- An American organizer on Egypt's lessons in people power.
Robert Sapolsky: The Uniqueness of Humans
Feb 01, 2011
- What can we learn from our similarities and differences in relation to other animals?
Danny Glover: The Black Power Mixtape
Jan 28, 2011
- Amy Goodman sits down with Danny Glover at the Sundance Film Festival to talk about his new documentary, The Black Power Mixtape.
by Brooke JarvisJan 21, 2011
- The need to get money out of politics may be the one thing Americans agree on.
Rocky Times Ahead: Are You Ready?
by Sarah Byrnes, Chuck CollinsJan 20, 2011
- This isn't a future you can, or should, face alone. How to make sure you don't have to.
Hope Amid Hatred
by Pastor Don MackenzieJan 19, 2011
- Our polarization and anger are signs of hopelessness. What can interfaith dialogue teach us about healing our wounds and coming together?
Words Matter: How Media Can Build Civility or Destroy It
by Sarah van Gelder, Brooke JarvisJan 12, 2011
- The media can, as we know, promote fear, hatred, and extremism. Can they also lead us to greater civility and more productive debate?