In media reports on religious violence in Sri Lanka and Myanmar, the perspectives of moderate and progressive Buddhists are often invisible. Khin Mai Aung talks to six Theravada Buddhists about Theravada extremism.
Greg Snyder on how to reclaim the grace and humanity that our access to guns has led us to squander.
After interviewing more than 850 witnesses, the UN says the Myanmar military is “killing indiscriminately.”
Inspired by Buddhist teachings on death, Teen activist Lauryn Renford wants to memorialize teen victims of gun violence with art.
“It’s just a visceral feeling, like a punch to the stomach,” said a local community member, about the vandalism.
Richard Reoch reports from the refugee camps in Bangladesh.
From a young age, Cameron Conaway was trained to channel rage into violence. Many years later, he learned how to transform it.
Like everyone else, I have been pondering the significance and aftermath of the recent mass shooting in San Bernadino, CA.
Sri Lanka announced a 10-day state of emergency Tuesday after Buddhist rioters attacked mosques and Muslim-owned businesses.
Joseph Goldstein on how three principles of meditation can be applied to the world’s conflicts.