How Will the Syrian War be resolved?

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The Syrian crisis calls for broad multilateral negotiations involving the entire Middle East and not just focussed on one troubled country.

‘I’m the Peace Man’

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Jeff Sparr is a man on an audacious mission — a mission to make mental illness cool to support.

To the Person Who Sexually Assaulted Me, I Forgive You

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Tim Mousseau rejects the labels victim and survivor. Instead, he is a learner who has forgiven his assaulter while facing his own demons.

Why Won’t Major Media Report on Muslims Combatting Terrorism?

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The terrible truth of the media: war sells, peace doesn’t.

A Reflection on Veterans Day

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Veterans of war, veterans of diplomacy, veterans of peace. Shall we honor them all?

Am I on the Right Path?

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A woman on the path to ending an abusive relationship asks Dear James for guidance.

Kurdish Female Freedom Fighters, Equal in War

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Kurdish women more than prove their equality and metal as freedom fighters. Will they be equal in peace as well?

The Headlines Are Sad, But Life Is Good: 6 Reasons We Live In The Best Time In History

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We have a long way to go, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t also celebrate how far we have come.

The Joy of Walking

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Take a walk with Leo Babauta.

Who Needs Peace-Keepers?

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How can we deal with life’s frustrations? Vaughan Granier shows us.

Gone Fishing Through Early Doors

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What happens when a solitary man is gone fishing through the doors of awareness?

Learn to Love Less

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“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” – Socrates

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Guillermo Filice Castro writes of everyone’s wounded child–and its role in perpetuating conflict.

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro by Frederick Douglass

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A speech given at Rochester, New York, July 5, 1852

Can Your Worldview Hold Respect and Love for All Humanity?

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Galen Fous MTP Explores The Divisive Dehumanizing Shadow of Religious and Political Ideologies versus your Personal Humanity

I am My Brother’s Keeper

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Who are your brothers, who is your sister. Let’s bring back thoughts of humanity as family.