Keeping Faith With Peace
by Valerie SchloredtAug 05, 2011
- On the anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Jesuit Priest Bill Bichsel talks about why he went to prison for a future without nuclear weapons.
How The Impossible Becomes Ordinary
by Rebecca SolnitAug 04, 2011
- Hope requires care and feeding. Rebecca Solnit on how she keeps it alive.
A Poet Rewrites the War on Drugs
by Madhu Suri PrakashAug 03, 2011
- After the death of his son, poet Javier Sicilia gave voice to the anguish of the Mexican people—and started a powerful movement of moral indignation against the senseless slaughter of the war on drugs.
The Bookstore After Borders: Protecting Creativity from Consolidation
by Stacy MitchellAug 01, 2011
- From books to music, why retail consolidation is bad news for creativity—and what can be done about it.
Making Change Happen: A Three-Fold Strategy
by David KortenAug 01, 2011
- To turn the human course, change the framing story, create a new reality, and change the rules.
Aug 01, 2011
- One of the poorest cities in the nation is reinvesting in itself with a model for a localized economy.
The Hour of Sunlight
Aug 01, 2011
- From would-be terrorist to peace activist, Sami al Jundi tells the story of how prison changed his life.
Philadelphians Paint the Town
Aug 01, 2011
- How art healed and united troubled communities in the City of Brotherly Love.
A Meditation on Revolution
by Bert SacksJul 29, 2011
- From Tel Aviv to Baghdad, a lifelong peace activist remembers why true transformation comes from the power of nonviolence.
Game Changers in Global AIDS Fight
by William MinterJul 27, 2011
- New studies and successes show we have an opportunity to turn back this deadly epidemic.
“This Is What Hope Looks Like”
by Tim DeChristopherJul 27, 2011
- During his sentencing, activist Tim DeChristopher had the opportunity to speak, at length, to the court. This is what he said.
The Courage to Stop Pretending: Tim DeChristopher Sentenced
by Brooke JarvisJul 26, 2011
- Can going to jail be a happier choice than turning a blind eye to climate injustice?
Every Great Social Movement
by David KortenJul 25, 2011
- When ordinary people reject the cultural stories that limit their possibilities and bind them to servitude, the course of history turns.
People We Love: Caressa Cameron
by Oliver LazenbyJul 25, 2011
- Miss America raises awareness about HIV.
People We Love: Bert Sacks
by Robert MellingerJul 25, 2011
- A peace activist defies sanctions to save lives.