Missy Crutchfield speaks at International Sit-in event in Istanbul

(Istanbul) Gandhi’s Be Magazine Editor-in-Chief Missy Crutchfield makes remarks at the International Sit-in Event on July 5, 2014  in Istanbul, Turkey. The Sit-in was held as a Memorial Anniversary for the events that occurred in Rabia Aladwya Square in Istanbul. The Union of NGOs of the Islamic world in cooperation with the Egyptian Solidarity Association (Rabia) […]

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Fighting for Freedom and Democracy: From the Peace Walls in Ireland to the Walls of the West Bank Barrier in Palestine

Fighting for Freedom and Democracy series Missy Crutchfield Editor-in-Chief Gandhi’s Be Magazine In covering the Peace Walls in Belfast last year for Gandhi’s Be Magazine, I witnessed the emotional connection to the issues of Israel and Palestine. Flags of both Palestine and Israel would be raised to show allegiance for one side or the other. […]

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Arun Gandhi Shares Reflections on First Gandhi Legacy Tour in South Africa

Searching for Meaning In South Africa Arun Gandhi President Gandhi Worldwide Education Institute The first Satyagraha Tour of South Africa was, perhaps, wrongly billed.  It was not so much a “pursuit of Truth” as it was a search for meaning and purpose in life.  For instance, how was it that from this boiling cauldron of […]

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Social Good Summit 2014 “Connecting for Good. Connecting for All. #2030NOW”

(Mashable) The Social Good Summit is a two-day conference on the impact of technology and new media on creating social good around the world. The 2014 Social Good Summit is slated to take place at 92Y in New York City on September 21-22. Held during UN Week, the Social Good Summit has hosted a dynamic […]

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Joey Reiman: The Thinker’s Diet

Companies with a Soul Joey Reiman, CEO & Founder of BrightHouse, a global consultancy firm, was named one of the 100 people who will change the way the world thinks by Fast Company. An adjunct professor at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University, his mission is to bring more purpose to the world of business. […]

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Rabbi Brant Rosen: “Israel in Gaza: Investigating the Ethics of a War of Choice”

Rabbi Brant Rosen Blogger American rabbi, journalist, activist Editor’s Note: Rabbi Brant Rosen recently joined Gandhi’s Be Magazine. He is an American rabbi, journalist, author and blogger, known internationally for his activism and outspokenness on behalf of the Palestinian people. Rabbi Brant’s blog Shalom Rav explores “the intersection between Judaism and social justice with a […]

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Amnesty International: “Crisis in Gaza & Israel: Halt arms supplies”

(Amnesty International) Nowhere is safe in Gaza – homes, parks, power plants and schools have all been damaged or destroyed. Israeli tank fire and air strikes continue to bombard the region as Israel’s ground offensive enters its 23rd day. Since Israel’s “Operation Protective Edge” began, over 1,000 Palestinians – more than 200 of them children […]

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Video: “State Wide Water Supply Grid in Gujarat”

State Wide Water Supply Grid in Gujarat, a film by Water Supply Dept., Government of Gujarat, India.

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Grist: “Climate refugees, DO NOT MOVE TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST”

(Grist) Many Seattle residents revere Cliff Mass as the Yoda of weather in the Northwest. On his blog and through spots in local media, this professor of atmospheric sciences at the University of Washington helps us process our snowpocalypses and measure out Lexapro for 10 months of the year. Now he’s turning his big-weather brain to […]

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Jewish Voice for Peace: “The Israeli attack on Gaza isn’t just ongoing – it’s accelerating. Where are the leaders of major Jewish organizations?”

(Jewish Voice for Peace) As of today, 1,300 Palestinians have been killed in Gaza since July 8th. In just a 14-hour stretch Monday, 100 people were killed. The only working power plant in Gaza was destroyed by the Israeli military yesterday. Seven children were killed while playing on a swingset. On Sunday, the army shelled […]

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The Guardian: “UN issues Gaza war crimes warning as flights to Israel resume”

(The Guardian) The UN has said Israel may have committed war crimes in its offensive against Hamas in Gaza, in which hundreds of Palestinian civilians have been killed in two weeks. In Geneva the UN human rights council voted to launch an international inquiry, with the US opposing the move and 17 countries abstaining. “There […]

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Grist: “Your hiking gear might come from a sweatshop. Here’s how you can fix that”

(Grist) Most of the iconic locations for American outdoorspeople are … outdoors. You’ve got your Half Dome, you’ve got your Muir Woods, you’ve got your Mt. Washington, your Blue Ridge Parkway. But if there’s an indoor mecca, it’s probably REI’s flagship store in Seattle, with its glass-enclosed climbing spire looming over I-5, and its racks […]

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Electronicintifada: “Palestine solidarity goes mainstream in UK as 100,000 march in London”

(Electronicintifada) For the second consecutive weekend, tens of thousands of protesters marched through the streets of London on Saturday, 26 July, in a massive show of support for the people of Gaza and all of Palestine. That support is growing fast — and public opinion is leaving the politicians and traditional media, still stuck in […]

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Amnesty International: “President Obama: Show some humanity. Provide protection for children fleeing extreme violence.”

(Amnesty International) The U.S. sent a plane full of immigrant children and their mothers back to San Pedro Sula, Honduras this month — one of the most violent and dangerous cities in the world. One of the children was reportedly only a few months old. I can’t believe anyone would do that to a child. […]

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Jewish Voice for Peace: “Freedom for Palestine: #GazaNames Project”

(Jewish Voice for Peace) Stop everything—now— for just 4 minutes. Sit quietly with this just-released joint Jewish and Palestinian video about Gaza. If you are with loved ones or colleagues—ask them to sit down and watch with you. And take it in. For this heartbreaking but necessary video, we asked for help from Jewish Voice […]

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Support Democracy in Egypt and Condemn the Military Coup!

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CSMonitor: “Israel, Gaza, morality – and who started it (+video)”

(CSMonitor) There are two broad narratives about the current conflict between Hamas and Israel. The first, presented by Israel and its allies, is that rocket-fire from the Gaza Strip by Hamas and other militants is an intolerable threat to the country, and that Israel is simply responding in self-defense. The second, presented by Hamas and […]

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