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My Turn: Reflecting on two nights on call

...experienced. Disregarding our most vulnerable Alaskans in this way is an absurd, callous act that should not go on.Mahatma Gandhi stated, "A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members." Other religious leaders such as Pope...
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Camp Gandhi 8/30/98

...archery or make leather wallets. At the Gandhi Youth Camp, where the mantra is...300 each to come this week to the annual Gandhi camp at the Northern California nuclear proliferation, the life of Gandhi and teen pregnancy. ``Sweat is a very...
The measure of a civilization is how it treats its weakest members

Mahatma Gandhi is reported to have said, "The measure of a civilization is how it treats its weakest members." I have been impressed by how Gandhi's words have been embodied in the dedicated work of so many people and...
Government by crime syndicate

The remarkable public confrontation between the Gandhi-like ascetic Anna Hazare and the government of India - which came to a triumphant end last month with a glass of orange juice...
Author restores human side to world leaders

"Gandhi & Churchill: The Epic Rivalry That Destroyed...places of Sir Winston Churchill and Mohandas Gandhi are secure. Each is remembered as a man...the Axis powers in World War II, just as Gandhi was more than a man who used nonviolence...
'It always starts with one person'

...Right Livelihood Award, the Millennium Gandhi Award and the Niwano Peace Prize...gained five followers. Then more."Gandhi was one man - and he was half naked," Sulak exclaimed.People followed Gandhi because he spoke the truth, Sulak...
World famous activist to speak in Juneau the recipient of several international awards including the Swedish "Right Livelihood Award," the Indian "Millennium Gandhi Award" and the Japanese "Hiwano Peace Prize." He has been nominated twice for the Nobel Peace prize. He has been a visiting...
Evening at Egan Lecture Series kicks off Friday

...Twice nominated for the Nobel Peace prize, he has been awarded the Swedish Right Livelihood Award, the Indian 'Millennium Gandhi Award' and the Niwano Peace Prize in Japan. His Juneau lecture builds on ideas expressed in "The Wisdom of Sustainability...
My Turn: 'Eye for an eye' shows neither strength or courage

...Matthew. King was a devout believer in Mahatma Gandhi's non-violent teachings. Violence as a means...had either side found the courage to embrace Gandhi's wisdom. In India and America, Gandhi and King successfully brought an end to systems...
He comes in peace

...the methodology of nonviolent conflict resolution as taught by Gandhi and Dr. (Martin Luther) King. This is totally doable...though it does not seem easy. "We all have to become like Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.," Dear said. "Or it's...


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