Fighting Violence with Nonviolence

Scilla Elworthy of the Oxford research Group speaks about ways of responding to violence without using violence. One of the foundations of her approach is building inner strength through self-awareness. Scilla Elworthy TED Talk

Holy Thursday

How can we wash the feet of those who have no feet? This statue is at the Jesuit Refugee Service reflection centre in Siem Reip in Cambodia. Many Cambodians lost limbs to land mines during the war, and unexploded cluster bombs are still harming ordinary people. If we wish to wash the feet of these […]

Valentine’s Day Action

How can we embed love in the structures and institutions of our societies this Valentine’s Day? Here are five small ideas. 1. Put your money where your mouth is – if you buy chocolates for someone special, choose organic and fair trade. 2. Enlarge the space of your tent – write a letter to your […]