He was more than just the “civil rights leader” he is remembered as today. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of America’s greatest moral philosophers.
Peace will only become a reality when world leaders come to negotiations with the ability to hear the suffering at the root of all conflicts.
The teachers are asked whether nonviolence necessarily means a passive or non-reactive approach.
To change the world, says Jan Willis, we need hope. And hope grows from nonviolent actions, no matter how small.
Roshi Bernie Glassman on the three pure precepts — cease from evil, do good, and do good for others — and why they all come down to one point.
There is a key moment, says Pema Chödrön, when we make the choice between peace and conflict.
There is a deep malaise in our society. We have to acknowledge this, says Thich Nhat Hanh in this classic piece from 1994 — especially if we want to transform it.
Bernie Glassman explains how the three tenets of the Zen Peacemakers work to turn confusion into skillful action.
A new story from Marvel shows a very different Wolverine, who cultivates non-violence and compassion.
Noah Levine on what forgiveness has meant in his own life.