A Screening and Symposium on Military Sex Trafficking
Organized by the International Institute on Peace Education and the Global Network of Women Peacebuilders, with the support of the Biosophical Institute
March 15, 2014
11:30 AM… Continue reading
please read the following message by our friend Dan Baron from the Amazon rainforest. Our support is urgently needed.
With kind regards,
I recommend to watch this film, freely available at http://www.path-to-dignity.org/. It was jointly produced by Human Rights Education Associates (HREA), Soka Gakkai International (SGI), and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR),… Continue reading
Another article from 2012 which is important still today:
Researchers at Tilburg University showed that people made to feel more powerful cheated more when they believed themselves to be unobserved. Power also made ordinary people more hypocritical… Continue reading
Have It Your Way
By DANIEL MENAKER
July 13, 2012
By Sam Harris
83 pp. Free Press. Paper, $9.99.
For centuries, the question of free will — of whether human beings make choices that are not, or… Continue reading
I’d like to share an excerpt from this New York Times article from July 14, 2012:
“ALL the major religions place great importance on compassion. Whether it’s the parable of the
good Samaritan in Christianity, Judaism’s “13 attributes… Continue reading
The CUNY Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College
NYC-DR Roundtable Breakfast
NOTE: This breakfast will take place on
January 9th, the second Thursday of the month.
Compassionate Communication… Continue reading