“He moved me to my core,” said the playwright about the Peace Prize Laureate in this 2014 conversation with bell hooks.
The Dalai Lama has cancelled a coming visit to the Republic of Botswana, citing exhaustion as the reason.
It was a big story: NBC cameraman contracts Ebola in Liberia. Ashoka Mukpo discusses his Buddhist practice and how it helped him get through Ebola.
There will be no Nobel Peace Prize winners in South Africa this month.
The World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates, which was supposed to happen in Cape Town, has been cancelled after the South African government refused a visa to the Dalai Lama.
For Naima Mora, being a fashion model goes beyond striking a pose. It’s about doing her part to make the world a better place.
In war-torn Congo, Eve Ensler learns what love can really do.
While the world mourns, Charles Cameron considers a statement in which Nelson Mandela diagnoses the human condition and prescribes for it.
In a country ravaged by poverty, violence, and AIDS, Thanissara and Kittisaro are finding ways to make a difference in people’s lives.
After much hemming and hawing, the South African government has decided to deny His Holiness the Dalai Lama a visa to visit their country
Ishmael Beah’s best-selling memoir, A Long Way Gone, tells the terrible story of his life as a child soldier in war-torn Sierra Leone.