‘When they take 100 trees, we plant 4,000’ — a conversation with Mubarak Awad on nonviolence in Palestine

    The renowned activist and nonviolence scholar discusses his path from Palestine to the United States and recent violence in the Middle East.

    We provide educational resources on the safe and effective use of nonviolence, with the recognition that it’s not about putting the right person in power but awakening the right kind of power in people. We advance a higher image of humankind while empowering people to explore the question: How does nonviolence work, and how can I actively contribute to a happier, more peaceful society?

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      How Gandhi influenced James Farmer and the US civil rights movement

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      University of Mary Washington Professor P. Anand Rao on the connection between Gandhi and the civil rights movement — and how it ties into the legacy of CORE co-founder James Farmer.

        How science fiction can help us imagine a nonviolent future

        April 20, 2021

        A conversation with author Joan Slonczewski, whose 1986 novel “A Door into Ocean” is a master work of nonviolent, feminist literature.

          How Hollaback! is creating a culture of community accountability and mutual respect

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          Hollaback! Co-founder and Executive Director Emily May on bystander intervention, showing up for community and not calling the police.

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