David Ige — one of America’s most prominent Buddhist politicians — on immigration, climate change, and compassion in governance.
“The present president, in the very beginning, he mentioned ‘America first,’” said the Dalai Lama. “That sounded in my ear not very nice.”
Thirteen leading Buddhist teachers call on Buddhists and all people of faith to take a stand against policies of the new administration.
“Donald Trump has been to all three major sacred places of three major traditions. What is left is Buddhism.”
The Ziji Collective has issued a statement in response to U.S. President Donald Trump signing a revised version of his “travel ban” Monday.
After the election, Buddhist American international aid worker Katie Letheren broadens her plea for compassion toward Syrian refugees.
Getting hooked by your habitual reactions isn’t going to help anyone, says Susan Piver. She suggests five ways you can respond more skillfully.
We issued a call to conservative Buddhists so that their voices might be better represented. Here is the second batch of responses we received.
Bhikkhu Bodhi urges Buddhists to be visible advocates of peace, basic sanity, and social justice — causes that, he argues, transcend party politics.
Buddhist Churches of America (BCA) has issued a statement in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order issued last week.