My heart is broken today over the escalating violence in Israel and Palestine. I ache for all the suffering on both sides.
As an American citizen, I have no ground to confront the violence of any other nation. 897 more words
As time pushes our century forward (i.e., 21st century), we are witnessing more conflicts around the world. In this moment in time, we have to wonder why are we moving forward and yet we are still facing serious conflicts as if we are still living in the 20th century. 603 more words
I do not usually talk about politics, but I find myself in a precarious position today. Many issues we face as humans have somehow become political, when they are ethical, personal, or simply in regard to human survival. 698 more words
In considering the subject of pacifism, perhaps using the definition from Wikipedia might help to get us started.
“Pacifism is opposition to war and violence. 10,049 more words