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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!
'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 ...
RIP John Lewis.
#JohnLewis #JohnLewisGoodTrouble #activism #loveandcourage #nonviolence #socialjustice
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 ...