Emily Hine – Peace Officer in Training, Holy Sit!

Emily was all about outer peace, until she got cancer. Now she’s also focused on inner peace.  Tell me how you got started. I’ve felt the calling toward peace work since age 7, but it really came to a head in 2005 when various peacemakers such as Mahatma Gandhi, Jesus and The Dalai Lama started[…]

scilla elworthy

How to Deal with a Bully without Becoming a Thug

Peace Direct founder Scilla Elworthy has just given a talk at TED-x in Exeter. In the talk, Scilla draws on  stories from her inspirations such as Nelson Mandela and Aung San Suu Kyi and shares half a dozen methods she has identified that allow us to counter violence without having to resort to force, and argues[…]