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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!
'Can we feed the world without destroying the planet? ...
'Narrated by Rosario Dawson ... The Need To GROW delivers an epic story of solutions and the struggle to implement them.'
#foodgrowing #agriculture #solutions #carbon #climate #soil #hope
Join the worldwide screening of The Need to GROW
Can we feed the world without destroying it?! Rosario Dawson‘s award-winning film The Need To GROW shows the SOLUTIONS â and the real stori...
Toxic stress, brain architecture, and building resilience across whole communities.
'... suspensions decreased by almost 85 percent a year after implementing the framework.'
#ACEs #trauma #TraumaInformed #resilience #communitybuilding #police #education
This Town Adopted Trauma-Informed Care—And Saw a Decrease in Crime and Suspension Rates - Yes! Magazine
“The town seemed to transform from black and white to color.”
Last weekend, Yorkshire saw 5 towns & cities organise vigils commemorating the 280,000 lives lost as a result of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings 75 years ago. Read more below and get involved in the struggle to abolish nuclear weapons! ☮️
PREVENTING BURNOUT: How to be an effective activist
Thursday 20th August EST (overnight BST - all registrants receive a recording)
Insights from seasoned activists in the areas of climate change, racism and militarism.
Free Webinar: Preventing Burnout: How to Be an Effective Activist
We live in a chaotic world, facing catastrophic climate change impacts, a rising risk of nuclear war, growing economic inequality, a tragic refugee cr...
'If we approach change using "garden mind" instead of "machine mind" we ... encourage creative responses, support innovation, share knowledge & hold the system open to change.'
#psychology #gardening #socialjustice #economy #ecology #creativity #diversity
To build a new world, we need less ‘machine mind’ and more ‘garden mind’
To address the complex threats and opportunities of the 21st century needs a change of mindset and daily political practice – away from the mindset ...
Try the #PMCreativeChallenge this week and design your own peace symbol?
Find out more about the history of the nuclear disarmament symbol, the original designs for which can be found in the Commonweal Archives, here:
#peace #peacesymbol #CNDsymbol https://t.co/MJi1JCrPGS
Commonweal supports ordinary people who work for a nonviolent world. Our focus is broad because real, lasting change takes all kinds of initiatives, i...
This week's #PMCreativeChallenge is all about designing your own peace symbol, inspired by our collection of items featuring the @CNDuk symbol!