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Part I: "Stayed on Freedom": Social Movements and Re-Inventing Education

A Nai Talim school - Gandhi's effort to reinvent education.

Of Marches And Movements

By Bruce Lesnick, www.counterpunch.com<p>| Strategize!<p><i>More than 400,000 people took part in the People’s Climate March last month in New York City.</i> …

Activism

#Ferguson makes me angry. Teach me about Nonviolence.

Hands up, don't shoot!You are angry, sad and upset about what is happening in Ferguson, Missouri. The injustices in Ferguson are reminiscent of the …

Peaceful protests expand, but face new challenges

This much should now be beyond dispute: this is a non-violent protest movement. Ferguson October drew some 7,000 people to the St. Louis region – …

Justice

What is Constructive Program?

The flag of India with the spinning wheel; the symbol of India's constructive program.One of the most important elements of nonviolence is the …

Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes? (Who Shall Guard the Guardians?)

Family members demand justice in Iguala, Guerrero. Credit: Creative Commons/The Yucatan Times<p>I’ve just come from a three-hour conversation with …

Stepping in When Parents are Out-of-Control

Parents often ask how they can gently and effectively approach a parent who is berating or smacking or otherwise mistreating their child. While the …

A pitch for nonviolence, from an expert

For Diane Nash and her cohorts in the Civil Rights Movement of the early 1960s, "jail without bail" was one of the operating principles.<p>A test of …

Gandhi’s grandson advocates nonviolence

Close<p>Gandhi: Grandson Arun lectured on finding solutions that practice non-violence and on recognizing everyday passive acts of violence. Ryan Quinn …

My Homage to Martin Luther King Jr.

<b>My Homage to MLK</b><p>by Michael N. Nagler<p>I never knew Martin Luther King, Jr., but I grew up politically in his America. My personal awakening to …

Black History