The Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) is delighted to announce a new series of press releases dedicated to public education about healthy conflict resolution in our families, our communities, our workplaces and our…Continue
I felt inspired today Election Day after reading this. Hope it energizes your work for peace and compassion in the world too.
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"River gypsies in Bangladesh, carpet weavers in the Atlas mountains of Morocco, genocide survivors in Rwanda, and Roma artists in Lithuania - these are among the 18 communities that will host Peace Fellows from The Advocacy Project (AP) this summer."
Our new press release details the work that our 2012 Peace Fellows are doing out in the field. Check it out in order to learn more about our organization's efforts to raise…Continue
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Responsible journalists are supposed to be unbiased, to avoid advocating any agenda, and to not encourage violence—to never pour gasoline on an already blazing fire. However, the upheaval in Syria has left journalists questioning the wisdom of these traditional beliefs.
Syria, and revolts last year during the Arab Spring, present the ultimate dilemma for a peace journalist. This breed of journalist is dedicated to giving peacemakers a voice, avoiding inflammatory language and…Continue
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It’s easy to say that you’re all for peace journalism—not inflaming or exacerbating conflicts while nurturing an atmosphere of peace and reconciliation—when all is well. The challenge is to practice these principles in times of violence and crisis.
Such is the case now in Norway, which is recovering from a series of deadly attacks. I have a Norwegian friend who I just heard from via Facebook. She wrote, “Thank you all so much for your kind thoughts. As of now I don't know…Continue
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"Freedom of the press, freedom of association, the inviolability of domicile, and all the rest of the rights of man are respected so long as no one tries to use them against the privileged class. On the day they are launched against the privileged they are overthrown.”…Continue
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