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Unlearning Together


...We’ve entered the era that the Hopis predicted in their prophecies of the “great purification,” the unstoppable entropy of not only our external political, economic and ecological systems, but above all the unexamined assumptions underlying those systems.

Thomas Hübl’s The Pocket Project: Facilitating the Integration of Collective Trauma


Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the LORD thy God am a jealous […]

New Approaches to Healing Collective Conflict and Trauma: Our Responsibility as Global Citizens*


Thomas Hübl and William Ury "This is the beginning of what we need, a vocabulary for how we talk about a process that we don’t even have words yet to describe—what actually is happening at the biochemical, genetic, psychological, and spiritual levels as the process of peace is being made." -Ury

Dealing With the Darkness of What Humans Do to Humans


This article shows how in response to thuggish forces the qualities of feminine intelligence—available to men as to women—can enable […]

A Model for Building Safe Communities: The River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding Leads the Way


We share our model as an inspiration and affirmation that work is being done that builds safe community. We know […]

Citizens Peace Movement of Iraq


KOSMOS: Let’s begin, Kai, with an overview. We want to give our Kosmos readers a sense of you, your work, […]

Women Cross DMZ to Make Peace in Korean Peninsula


Women’s Hope to End Longest Forgotten War Thirty international women peacemakers from 15 countries walked across the demilitarized zone between […]

Roadmap: A Movement of Movements


We in the progressive movement have been aware for some time that we tend to be ‘siloed’ in our respective […]

Planting Seeds of Peace in Liberia


The story I want to share with you is a story of determination, courage, and collective action begun by the […]

UN High Level Forum on the Culture of Peace


A talk given at the United Nations High Level Forum on Peacebuilding and Global Citizenship. September 9, 2014. I want […]