Peaceful Revolution? Gandhi’s Four Paths to Get There

Madhu Suri Prakash Yes! Magazine http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/17598-peaceful-revolution-gandhis-four-paths-to-get-there Gandhi lived Ahimsa as a daily practice, waging peace to stop war and violence. His lifelong “experiments” with truth proved that truth force is more powerful than brute force. Ahimsa reveals forms of peace that extend far beyond mere absence of war. For Gandhi,...

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How Unchecked Capitalism Has Brought the World to the Brink of Apocalypse — and What We Must Do Now

Robert Jensen AlterNet http://www.alternet.org/visions/how-unchecked-capitalism-has-brought-world-brink-apocalypse-and-what-we-must-do-now The following is an excerpt from We Are All Apocalyptic Now: On the Responsibilities of Teaching, Preaching, Reporting, Writing, and Speaking Out , in print at  Amazon.com and on  Kindle (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013):   The first step in dealing with a difficult situation is to...

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