Posts Tagged ‘peacebuilding’

June 4th, 2013 - 8:00 am § in Reflection & Rumination

The Carpenters and the Rude Man

How many times had I been him? Just wanting to get through to the next stage to achieve those ever-elusive results? Demonstrating my own ignorance and intolerance? Wreaking havoc and unleashing anger as a result?[...]

March 6th, 2012 - 11:02 pm § in Reflection & Rumination

Bad guys, good guys, and the people in between

On Invisible Children's latest Kony2012 campaign: What does "the founder's inability to just 'stay' with Jacob in that dark, low moment" [when he talks about how much he misses his slain brother] say about the organization's approach?[...]

November 11th, 2011 - 9:15 am § in Poetry Pause

Friday’s Poetic Pause: “The Place Where We Are Right” by Yehuda Amichai’s Friday feature! Sharing “The Place Where We Are Right,” a poem by Yehuda Amichai[...]

September 16th, 2011 - 6:46 am § in Poetry Pause

Friday’s Poetic Pause: “Give Us Our Peace” by Langston Hughes's Friday feature! Sharing “Give Us Our Peace,” a poem by Langston Hughes, and featuring the poet, Daniel Carlton, who will be performing at Solar Sister's Illuminate Event in NYC on September 18th.[...]