The nonviolent movement “Occupy Central with Love and Peace” has come to the end of one cycle with the start of talks between student leaders and government officials, and most of the students returning to universities a
This Sunday, Oct. 5 in Durham, North Carolina, Reverend Doctor William J. Barber II will be presented with the Fellowship of Reconciliation’s 2014 Martin Luther King, Jr. Award.
Here in North Carolina, the Moral Mondays movement has made “Forward Together” a compelling mantra. Led by the Rev.
Tonight at 5:30 PM [Note corrected time] please listen live to my conversation with Dr.
On September 21, 2011 Troy Davis was put to death by the State of Georgia, despite compelling evidence of his innocence.
To the mother of James Foley,
Asma Kaisi speaks with the Corries from Gaza just after the cease-fire has taken hold in the latest Israeli aggression against Gaza and the people of Palestine. Asma is married and has three daughters under the age of 5. The conversation included Dr. Hakim Young with the Afghan Peace Volunteers in Kabul and was facilitated by Doug Mackey as part of the Global Days of Listening which occur on the 21st of each month. Asma has participated in a series of weekly calls starting on the 21st of August. This is the second call. You can see the transcript of the first call in this blog. Global Days of Listening are Live Streamed so that anyone can join in. Go to the website to learn more. ** You can hear a recording of this call here.
Transcript of conversation:
Last August, I stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, invited by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change to lift up the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.