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When hatred stops our ability to understand, it prevents our ability to make change.
Colin Beavan | Nov 30, 2017
If we can stop clinging to stories that obscure the truth of what happened, then what follows easily is, How can I help?
Colin Beavan | Oct 6, 2017
Try less fighting and speaking and doing to get “our” way—and a lot more sitting and listening and questioning and being still.
Colin Beavan | May 9, 2017
Critics of nonviolence say that option is the prerogative of the privileged. But actually it’s the other way around.
Colin Beavan | Apr 24, 2017
If you want to sustain yourself for the work ahead, here’s some advice: It doesn’t matter whether the other side “deserves” anger.
Colin Beavan | Mar 11, 2017
We must take care of ourselves in a way that ensures our compassion is not drained away.
Colin Beavan | Nov 26, 2016
Having fewer and slower cars on the streets where we live encourages neighborliness, makes us not only feel safer but actually be safer.
Colin Beavan | Feb 12, 2016