Paul Hawken's speech at the bioneers conference on the worlds largest movement, the hundreds of thousands of grassroots organizations that address social and environmental justice.
Daniel Reisel studies the brains of criminal psychopaths (and mice). And he asks a big question: Instead of warehousing these criminals, shouldn't we be using what we know about the brain to help them rehabilitate? Put another way: If the brain can grow new neural pathways after an injury ... could we help the brain re-grow morality?
FREE SPEECH #FSM50 is the new 2 min Cloud Film created by the team at Let it Ripple: Mobile Films for Global Change in partnership with UC Berkeley in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement and first sit-in at Sproul Hall on the UC Berkeley campus in 1964.
Martin Luther King's I have a dream speech August 28 1963
I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.
Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of captivity.Read more
Our history of racial terror casts a shadow across the U.S. landscape. We must engage it more honestly. Equal Justice Initiative
You have the power to tackle the toughest issues facing humanity today.
It's easier then you think. You can start with something as simple as:
Make a lunch for a homeless person.
Pick up waste in your community.
Participate in a cultural event that is of a different culture.
Use your talents to help your community.
Each simple act is just one building block in the creation of peace.
Peace in your community. Peace in your region of the world.
One building block in the creation of justice and Human Rights for all.
And that is what creates lasting peace.
13 nobel peace prize winners are leading this ambitious campaign and showing us the way.
To get started today, visit One Billion Acts
The 2015 PeaceJam Hero Award ceremony from Monte Carlo - Celebration of a successful 1st year of the One Billion Acts of Peace campaign. One Billion Acts of Peace
With an estimated 100 million people living on the streets on any given day, and as many as 1 billion people believed to lack adequate housing, it is fair to say that the concern of homelessness is an issue that affects everyone.