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Black power challenges a white Christmas in the Netherlands

Tuesday, 10 December 2013, 9:57 am | Waging NonViolence

Yesterday marked the closure of the annual celebration of Sinterklaas, the Dutch equivalent of Santa Claus. Traditionally, the children’s festivity is an occasion for family fun and pleasure that unites a nation, but this year it has become a highly ... More >>

Confessions of a climate change denier

Friday, 2 August 2013, 3:57 pm | Waging NonViolence

I suppose it wasn’t really until I was standing on the west side of Hoboken, N.J., in water and oil up to my thigh, that climate change really made sense. And it wasn’t until I was out organizing on New York City’s outer beaches after Hurricane Sandy ... More >>

What’s wrong with being the world’s most peaceful?

Monday, 21 June 2010, 2:55 pm | Waging NonViolence

As a New Zealander, I was both delighted and concerned to discover that my country is considered the most peaceful in the world by the 2010 Global Peace Index (GPI) , a publication developed by an international panel of peace experts in collaboration ... More >>