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Nonviolent Peaceforce – A Wave of Unarmed Civilians

Nonviolent Peaceforce – A Wave of Unarmed Civilians

When we think of nonviolent action, we often think of Gandhi’s Salt March or the American Civil Rights Movement’s Lunch Counter Sit-Ins. While these are the most publicized nonviolent actions, there is in fact a whole gamut of actions based on Gandhi and Martin Luther...

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Transforming September 11 into a Message of Hope and Healing

Transforming September 11 into a Message of Hope and Healing

This event took place 6 years ago, but it's message is well worth repeating.  On September 11, 2006, New Yorkers and Americans in 20 states marked the 100 year anniversary of Gandhi’s decision to use nonviolence. New Yorkers for a Department of Peace (NY-DOP), in...

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Liz Gannon-Graydon – Acting like Gandhi, Dressing like Cher

Liz Gannon-Graydon – Acting like Gandhi, Dressing like Cher

I got started in peace work as a child. My parents raised me during the Civil Rights Movement as a student of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Gandhi. My father taught me the importance of peaceful, non-violent action as a force for change. Specifically, my organization, What BETTER...

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MC Yogi – Beat Boxing the Change

MC Yogi – Beat Boxing the Change

For a good time, sit next to the beat-happy, Krishna-crazed love machine known as MC Yogi (AKA Nick Giacomini) as he works his creative magic up in his Northern California studio, Photoshopping all kinds of dazzling personal India travel photos into wild collage art that will...

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