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We share #nonviolence resources & solutions, to inspire, inform & connect ordinary people who have had enough of violence. 2018 was our 60th anniversary!
From What Is to What If...
The Imagination Sundial guides us to 'rebuild the imaginative capacity of people, organisations or nations'.
#imagination #ImaginationSundial #transition #communitydevelopment #solutions #buildbackbetter #greenrecovery
'The day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed, Jane Elliott ... divided her third-grade class into blue-eyed and brown-eyed groups and gave them a daring lesson in discrimination.'
#racism #blacklivesmatter #MLK #psychology
Global reset: Can we ensure the #climate has a future after the coronacrisis?
Thur 18 June, 6.30pm (BST)
Join our international panel as they explore ways to win a brighter, greener future.
#coronavirus #survival #children #childrensfuture #solutions
Global reset: Can we ensure the climate has a future after the
Thursday 18 June, 6.30pm (BST) Join our international panel as they explore possibilities and the actions we can take to win a brighter, greener futur...
This week we're back with week 2 of #PMCreativeChallenge – weekly arts challenges based on our collection.
This week it's make your own mini banner (with things you have around the house) and the artist is making a Black Lives Matter banner ✊
'In both children and adults, perspective-taking is associated with greater empathy, prosocial behavior, and more favorable treatment of the person (or group) whose perspective is taken.'
#blacklivesmatter #MLK #empathy
A few images of protest moments you might not see on the news.
#BeTheChange #BlackLivesMatter #GeorgeFloyd #GeorgeFloydProtests
35 Pics Showing The Other Side Of The George Floyd Protests That The Mainstream Media Is Reluctant To Share
Protests have erupted all over the US over the death of George Floyd. Cities are imposing curfews and states are activating National Guard members to ...
A truly fascinating take on 'human beings, energy and happiness, from the birth of the sun to the present day', and the action the climate emergency requires.
From @centre_alt_tech. FREE, online, 10th June.
#climate #energy #humanity #history #happiness
Free Webinar - The extraordinary story of human beings, energy and happiness - Centre for Alternative Technology
In this free webinar exploring sustainability, you’ll get a taster of our Zero Carbon Britain course from Paul Allen, ZCB Project Coordinator.
Fancy reading about some good sense and cooperation? 😉
This is a fascinating story of a real-life Lord of the Flies experience that ended very differently from the book.
The real Lord of the Flies: what happened when six boys were shipwrecked for 15 months
When a group of schoolboys were marooned on an island in 1965, it turned out very differently to William Golding’s bestseller, writes Rutger Bre...