The vast majority of introductory books on Buddhism and Buddhist philosophy do not mention Buddhist violence. Instead, they associate Buddhism with pacifism and non-violence. Think of the many books on Buddhist meditation, the 14th Dalai Lama and his advocacy of non-violence, and the peace work of Buddhist activists such as the Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh.
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From Truth Revolt, by Michael Horn
Hey there, big spender!
Barely 100 days since he left office and former President Obama has been living the life of a sultan, after kite surfing with billionaire Richard Branson, partying it up on David Geffen’s $300 million yacht, and now collecting a hefty $400,000 for speaking to a high-class Wall Street firm. 178 more words