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Violence Worsening for Rohinga

The plight of the Rohinga people in Burma is worsening, as shown in this video on YouTube.

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Gandhi Memorial Lecture on the 27th October 2016 in RSA

The Second Gandhi Memorial Lecture is to be held on the 27th October in Pietermaritzberg, RSA. Further details can be found here

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Quaker Concern for Animals (QCA)

In 2016 the QCA celebrates its 125th anniversary. On October 4th – which is World Animal Day – they launched their new publication Journeys of Compassion. Further details are available here.

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The Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecture 2016: Rowan Williams

Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecture 2016 Ethics, Empathy and Peacemaking:   Dr Rowan Williams (former Archbishop of Canterbury)   2016 Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecture. Dr Rowan Williams  delivered this year’s annual lecture on the topic of ‘Ethics, Empathy and Peacemaking; Reflections on Preserving our Humanity’ on Saturday, 1 October 2016 at St Martin-in-the-Fields – Trafalgar Square, London, […]

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Learning Through Peace Conference for Primary Schools in UK

‘Learning Through Peace’ – a National Conference for Primary Schools in the UK This conference will focus on developing the Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Curriculum and positive, living values, in the context of achieving academic excellence. Friday 24 June 2016 at the Friends House, opposite Euston station, London This conference is for school leaders […]

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Call Me Rohingya

This article by Mabrur Ahmed has recently been published on the ‘Restless Beings’ website, which can be reached from the link here Almost 200 million people tuned into the dystopian world of Eurovision last Saturday where they spurred on a Ukrainian song called 1944 about the persecution of the Tartar in Crimea under Stalin. To […]

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Book Review: Felix Padel reviews Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization: Vol I by Abdullah Öcalan

Felix Padel has written a review of Manifesto for a Democratic Civilization: Vol I. Civilization. The Age of Masked Gods and Disguised Kings by Abdullah Öcalan, translated by Havin Guneser. The review can be read (as a PDF file) here

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