Peace & Human Rights

Are you a master of the system – or a slave to it?

Are you a master of the system – or a slave to it?

Marcus T Anthony (PhD) is a futurist of the human mind, writer and spiritual adviser. His web site is www.mind-futures.com. The following is an extract from his upcoming book, Champion of the Soul. Though the passage uses masculine pronouns, a Champion of the Soul can equally be male or female.   The Champion of the […]

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Our Souls Turned into Weapons

Posted by on October 16, 2014 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
Our Souls Turned into Weapons

Jacob George’s suicide last month — a few days after President Obama announced that the US was launching its war against ISIS — opens a deep, terrible hole in the national identity. George: singer, banjo player, poet, peace warrior, vet. He served three tours in Afghanistan. He brought the war home. He tried to repair the damage

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Popular Resistance: The People Are Ready for Action

Popular Resistance: The People Are Ready for Action

The people are rising with recent major events including the Ferguson October massive march to end police brutality and racism in St. Louis, the European-wide day of actions against the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Agreement (TAFTA) and the Global Frackdown.

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Pages for Peace: Inspirational Kids and Determined Teacher Launch a Project to Change the World

Pages for Peace: Inspirational Kids and Determined Teacher Launch a Project to Change the World

Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of The United Nations, told Betsy Sawyer, her students and assembled guests at the JFK Presidential Library that their afterschool “peace club is an inspiration to the world.”

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Malala’s Stunning Acceptance Speech for Nobel Peace Prize Is Awe Inspiring

Posted by on October 13, 2014 in Inspirational, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Malala’s Stunning Acceptance Speech for Nobel Peace Prize Is Awe Inspiring

Malala Yousafzai’s speech in accepting the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize is awe inspiring. Malala, who is the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize recipient, spoke about her human rights work around education and saving the minds of other women under terrorism’s rule.

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Peace Through Synchronized Global Meditation

Posted by on September 22, 2014 in Conscious Living, Meditation, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
Peace Through Synchronized Global Meditation

One initiative that is expanding throughout religious and spiritual groups, as well as on blogs and other social media sites is globally synchronized meditation/prayer gatherings.

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Individuality and Spirituality in the Age of Institutional Rule

Individuality and Spirituality in the Age of Institutional Rule

Throughout our society is a misguided, socially polarized perspective. No matter the subject, no matter the related tangential beliefs, the divergence can be summarized via one simple divider – institutionalization or individuation.

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‘You Are Not a Loan’: Rolling Jubilee Abolishes Millions in Student Debt

‘You Are Not a Loan’: Rolling Jubilee Abolishes Millions in Student Debt

An offshoot group of Occupy Wall Street, the Rolling Jubilee, made a historic achievement as the collective bought and abolished nearly $4 million in debt owed by thousands of students.

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Take the High Road to Peace

Posted by on September 14, 2014 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
Take the High Road to Peace

War never brings peace, it always sows the seeds for future wars. War can’t stop terrorism because war is terrorism and always breeds further terrorist attacks

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3 Tips to Heal Your Heart on 9/11 (& What NOT To Do!)

3 Tips to Heal Your Heart on 9/11 (& What NOT To Do!)

Maybe it’s the world economy and the tension and wars everywhere, or maybe I’m just getting more sensitive. In any case, there is still energy to be healed around this date, so in that way, 9/11 offers us all a gift; an opportunity to face our fears and to grow beyond them.

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5 Women Who Are Changing Our Relationship With the Earth

5 Women Who Are Changing Our Relationship With the Earth

5 fearless women leaders who are creating a more just, sustainable world.

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AmpleHarvest: How Home Gardeners Can Change the Local Food System (and Feel Happier)

AmpleHarvest: How Home Gardeners Can Change the Local Food System (and Feel Happier)

Despite the fact that billions of pounds of fresh foods are available, the distribution system simply does not allow those foods to enter the system and reach those who need it the most. AmpleHarvest connects the people with too much food in their home gardens with those who really need it.

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A Future That Values Everyone

Posted by on September 4, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
A Future That Values Everyone

The speaker is Andres Gutierrez of Nonviolent Peaceforce, a nonprofit organization that has engaged in peacekeeping work in troubled regions of the world for the last decade.

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End-Time Stories

Posted by on August 31, 2014 in Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 1 Comment
End-Time Stories

The Internet is full of articles and videos speculating that it’s the end for us. While what is to come is up in the air, we do have our work to do: to go within and envision and create something new, conscious of the sacredness of life and the oneness of the divine within us all. So hold steady and stay in the heart… end-time marks the end of evil, not the end of love.

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Popular Resistance: Protests Escalate

Popular Resistance: Protests Escalate

Protests against militarized police, environmental destruction and the Israeli government have intensified around the US.

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