Peace & Human Rights

How You Can Help End the Violence With These Meaningful Solutions

Posted by on July 13, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
How You Can Help End the Violence With These Meaningful Solutions

Zoe Weil: None represent brand new ideas; none are panaceas, and none offer quick solutions. Yet collectively I believe that they offer us a meaningful path toward building a less violent future.

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Hundreds Line Up To Hug Police Officers In Dallas, Texas [Watch]

Hundreds Line Up To Hug Police Officers In Dallas, Texas [Watch]

Hundreds pushed back against the media’s attempt to incite a race war by showing up at a midday prayer service in Dallas, Texas, and lending their support to the police department. After the service, many of the attendees stood in line to personally thank the men and women who place their lives on the line every day – and hugs became the best way to express what words cannot.

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Propaganda and Activism: What You’re Not Being Told About Black Lives Matter

Posted by on July 11, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 4 Comments
Propaganda and Activism: What You’re Not Being Told About Black Lives Matter

While the name, Black Lives Matter, could be perceived as an exclusive club where others aren’t welcome, nothing could be further from the truth. BLM, as the movement is often abbreviated, only wants to level the playing field, and welcomes supporters from any race, creed, religion, gender — anyone — who acknowledges systemic disparities present in the U.S.

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How We Can REALLY Unite Europe

How We Can REALLY Unite Europe

Most of you who read this are committed to some kind of psychological or spiritual process which you believe enhances your life. You probably like to think the world is also a better place for your doing this self-reflective work. Given this, let’s take this fantastic opportunity to expand our minds, hearts and souls. You know […]

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Director Matthew Cooke Teaches “How To Be A Peace Officer” [MUST SEE VIDEO]

Posted by on June 27, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Director Matthew Cooke Teaches “How To Be A Peace Officer” [MUST SEE VIDEO]

Matthew Cooke shows us that there is a better way for police to respond and react without having to kill. He shows how police all around the world respond to the same situations we get right here at home without going for their weapons first.

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Reflections on Orlando: A Call To Consciousness

Reflections on Orlando: A Call To Consciousness

The answer is never retribution. The only thing we can do is grow.

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Orlando Shootings: LGBT Community Mourn Loss of Those Killed [Video]

Posted by on June 13, 2016 in Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Orlando Shootings: LGBT Community Mourn Loss of Those Killed [Video]

In the aftermath of the mass shooting in an Orlando’s Pulse nightclub, the LGBT community in Orlando came together to mourn and remember those killed in the nightclub attack.

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The Mind Blowing Power of Meditation to Bring Peace to a Violent World

The Mind Blowing Power of Meditation to Bring Peace to a Violent World

If the citizens of the United States alone were to practice meditation for a mere ten minutes every day, concentrating on peace, the wars would lessen, and eventually stop. This is no bogus claim. It is backed by over 100 scientific studies proving that meditation stops war.

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Report: Achieving Global Peace is Paramount (Spending Less on Wars and More on Peace Would Reap Huge Dividends)

Posted by on June 9, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 10 Comments
Report: Achieving Global Peace is Paramount (Spending Less on Wars and More on Peace Would Reap Huge Dividends)

Currently, there’s a lot more spending on violence than peace. The price tag on the violence added up to $13.6 trillion in 2015, or 13.3 percent of gross world product. Investments in peacekeeping and peacebuilding, in contrast, totaled $15 billion. That ratio of nearly 1000 to 1 needs to dramatically change.

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Watch a Homeless Ugandan Boy Move Funny Man Jack Black To Tears

Posted by on June 8, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 69 Comments
Watch a Homeless Ugandan Boy Move Funny Man Jack Black To Tears

When Jack met Felix, who sells recyclables collected from garbage so he can eat, an emotional Black breaking his public promise not to cry urged people to donate to help children like Felix live a better life.

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So, You Thought Slavery No Longer Existed? Think Again

Posted by on June 3, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 21 Comments
So, You Thought Slavery No Longer Existed? Think Again

The third annual Global Slavery Index, which gathers and analyzes surveys conducted by Gallup, reported that the number of people forced into “modern slavery” rose from 35.8 million to 45.8 million since 2014 — a 28 percent increase.

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Here’s How to Honor the Fallen this Memorial Day: By Exposing the Warmongering Lies of Govt

Posted by on May 30, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 3 Comments
Here’s How to Honor the Fallen this Memorial Day: By Exposing the Warmongering Lies of Govt

Displaying flags and placing flowers on the graves of military members might be two of the more traditional Memorial Day methods of showing tribute to those who have fallen in battle; but perhaps a new tradition must be initiated — one that would constitute the highest form of respect. It’s time, beginning with Memorial Day 2016, to prevent any further unnecessary deaths by exposing the lies of the American empire in corporate and defense profiteering as the now-exclusive driving factors behind its push for war on all fronts.

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This 1-Minute Video Perfectly Explains Why the US Must Take More Syrian Refugees

Posted by on March 28, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 36 Comments
This 1-Minute Video Perfectly Explains Why the US Must Take More Syrian Refugees

During Vietnam, America welcomed 190,000 Vietnamese. During the Balkans conflict, the country accepted 180,000 people. Compared to what it has done in the past, the United States isn’t living up to its own historic standards.

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Here’s the One Video That Can Convince You That the World Is At Peace

Posted by on March 9, 2016 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 16 Comments
Here’s the One Video That Can Convince You That the World Is At Peace

If you were told that the world has become more peaceful than ever, and that you are living in the best of times, would you believe the fact? This amazing video is an answer to those who believe that the world is going to crap and that World War III is upon us.

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How To Deal With Expectations and Disappointment

How To Deal With Expectations and Disappointment

Having a clear and healthy expectation of how you want to be treated in relationships, either with friends, family or romantically, can be an expression of self-love and self-respect. Remember people treat you how you teach them to treat you.

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