Conversation Requires Listening

By Eric Utne

A real conversation expands you, deepens you, makes you feel more alive, more fully human.

As You Come Home: Immigration, Reunion, and the Continuity of Power

By Chris Shorne

In search of human rights in the Guatemala and the United States of America.

Residential Realtors Prevent Decline of Detroit Neighborhoods

By Kimberly Kinder

Detroit residents learned to become informal realtors to keep foreclosures from being targeted by scrappers and drug dealers.

Speak the Truth, But Not to Punish

By James Hoggan with Thich Nhat Hanh, from I’m Right and You’re an Idiot

In a world full of divisive issues, the principles of Vietnamese Monks attempt to build a unified and understanding community.


Signs of Intelligent Life

By Sam Mowe, from The Sun

Ecologist Carl Safina’s evidence that other animals think and feel.

Victory at Elsipogtog

By Gord Hill

In June 2013, SWN began surveying for shale gas in New Brunswick...

Photo Essay: Commemorative Journey to Auschwitz-Birkenau

By Oisín P.  Murphy

Every year the Italian government organizes a commemorative train journey to Auschwitz in honor of the Italian Jews who were transported from the Santa Maria Novella train station in Florence to Auschwitz for extermination, leaving from the same platform from which they left over 70 years ago, with special meetings with survivors of the concentration camp and visits to various camps and monuments.

Taking a Stance on Food Waste

By Alex V. Barnard

Freegans live on what our nation throws away, journeying into “off-limits” territory by going so far as to eat food from supermarket dumpsters.

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