Non-violence

Deal mercilessly with discrimination: Venkaiah Naidu

Panaji: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that discrimination of any sort must not be allowed and those indulging in it must be dealt …

Education Technology and the Future of Academic Freedom

In May, ProPublica profiled the content delivery network Cloudflare and the protection it offers the neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer: “How One Major …

Censorship

Will German eSports be recognized as a sport?

From now on, German eSports will be supported by a national association. Can eSports become an actual sport in Germany? Violent games are still …

Thomas Bach

Dalai Lama launches free iPhone app

<b>The Dalai Lama has launched a mobile app for followers to stay up to date with his travels and teachings.</b><p>The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, 82, already has a Twitter account with more than 16 million followers.<p>His free app, currently only available on iPhone, will hold news, videos, photos and …

Self-improvement

At the Quebec mosque shooting, this man risked his life to save others. Who will save him now?

Six men died in last January's attack on a Quebec City mosque, but Aymen Derbali barely survived after facing the gunman directly to draw fire away from others. He spent two months in a coma and will never walk again. Now, as he struggles to recover, his appeals for help starting a new life have …

Quebec City

The Sacred Pushkar celebrates myriad shades of meditative music

The district of Ajmer, in the midst of the Aravalli hills has long been considered a sacred area. According to legend, the Creator Brahma himself …

India

Judith Butler Overestimates the Power of Hateful Speech

In remarks at Berkeley, the professor suggested the need for greater limits on free expression.<p>Judith Butler worries that UC Berkeley risks dire consequences if it fails to put more limits on the sorts of speech and free expression that it allows on campus.<p>In remarks to a campus forum, …

Politics

UNGA adopts Pakistan’s sponsored resolution stressing interreligious dialogue

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 12 (APP)::UNGA adopts Pak-sponsored resolution stressing interreligious dialogue.<br>The UN General Assembly Monday passed a …

Human Rights

Pakistan's Barelvis – Transformation from peaceful to violent?

Often portrayed as proponents of "soft Islam," Pakistani Barelvis were believed to be providing the "counter-narrative" to hardline sects. But their …

Pakistan

Following the Footsteps of Gandhi (NV Radio)

Vinoba Bhave (above)Dr. Geeta Mehta talks with Nonviolence Radio about her experiences with Vinoba Bhave, one of Gandhiji’s closest …

Is heartfulness the new mindfulness?

In 1996, Dr Jill Bolte Taylor, a Harvard-trained, Indiana-based neuroanatomist, had a rare kind of stroke, at the rather young age of 37. It left her …

Mindfulness

No kidding!

Children like clay need to be moulded into good citizens of future. It is essential to inculcate in them qualities of tolerance, non-violence, …

A Secular Prufrock for our Times: - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

Let us walk then, you and me,<p>When the genocide is spread alongside the blue,<p>Like a guiding principle, deed upon a chart;<p>Let us walk, through marked …

Opinion

Thirty years after First Intifada, Palestinians look to past for fresh lessons

As the world has reacted with disbelief at the US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Palestinians have been commemorating the 30th …

Middle East

Ever Wonder Why We Count to Three?

January 9, 2007 was the day Steve Jobs introduced the first generation of the iPhone. It’s a seminal moment in technology history (and societal …

Steve Jobs

Catalan Separatists Rally in Brussels as Elections Approach

Thousands of Catalan separatists protested in Brussels against what they see as Europe’s inaction in pushing the Spanish government to address their …

Mariano Rajoy

Human peace and nonviolence symbols in schools

In the Nonviolence Conference to prepare the 2nd World March for Peace and Nonviolence, the continuation was announced of a campaign started last …

Canary Islands

Fear the Walking Dead season 4: How will Morgan fit in?

We've rounded up the best theories.<p>Only weeks after we guessed that Lennie James's time on <i>The Walking Dead</i> was about to come to an end, it was …

TV Series

A Jazz Singer for All Times

Gregory Porter has the most beautiful baritone voice, and with it he makes great, soul-inflected jazz. He’s recently released an album of Nat King …

Nonviolence facts, information, pictures

NONVIOLENCE.<p>Gandhian nonviolence (<i>ahimsa</i> ) is an active civic virtue that habitually disposes individuals, social groups, and political authorities …

Arts and Crafts movement

'Energy-Guru Arihant Rishiji' Preaches World Peace Through Ram

Rajya(Attn.editors: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the …

Spirituality

Pakistan textbooks glorifying war: UNESCO

The Global Education Monitoring Report 2017-18 of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), released on Monday, …

Pakistan

The Walking Dead Villain Watch season 8, episode 7: Time for After

The show’s make-or-break moment is upon us<p>The Walking Dead <i>is back, and for us here at</i> The Verge <i>that’s an opportunity to examine just how effective the show can be in creating a complex villain. As played by Jeffrey Dean Morgan, big bad Negan has always been violent. But thanks to his man-baby</i> …

TV Series

5 Ways Intimate Partner Violence Research Informs #MeToo

<b>#MeToo</b>The necessary, disturbing, relieving and sometimes disorienting avalanche of sexual harassment revelations in the media has brought the issue …

Psychology

Southern Poverty Law Center: Antifa Isn't a Hate Group

The Washington Times reports that the Southern Poverty Law Center refuses to categorize Antifa as a hate-group because, according to SPLC president …

Conservative View

International day of nonviolence: Run This Way school program launch a world race for peace & nonviolence

Source: imported from this press release.<p><b>MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Oct. 2, 2017) –</b><p>Note to Editors: There is a photo associated with this press …

Be ‘Gray’ Like a 70 Year Old

Last week we marked the 70th anniversary of the UN Partition Plan, which paved the way for Israel’s declaration of statehood six months later. We are …

Religious Ministry endeavouring to promote unity,interfaith harmony: Yousaf

ISLAMABAD, Dec 2 (APP):Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony was persistently trying to forge unity, promote Interfaith Harmony and …

Religion

Thai military launches 'Little Sister Pinky Promise' mascot to promote reconciliation

Thailand's Ministry of Defence has launched a new weapon to bring reconciliation to a fractured society — a mascot named Little Sister Pinky …

Want to give back? Volunteers needed to teach free self-defense classes

Since the mid-1970s, the Portland Police Bureau has provided free self-defense classes to the community. The classes WomenStrength and GirlStrength …

Portland, OR