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“A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins With a Single Step”             Gandhi’s Be Magazine turns 5 today! We are writing to share this happy news with you because you have been an important part of this journey and we want to thank you for your incredible support throughout the […]

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A Change in Paradigm 2.0 – 11/11/2014 1am “I am”

Editor’s Note: Celebrating 5 years of Gandhi’s Be Magazine, we introduce A Change in Paradigm 2.0. CLICK HERE to read the original “Change in Paradigm” published on the launch of Gandhi’s Be Magazine on 11/11/2009 1am “I am.”  

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Missy Crutchfield: “Checkpoint. The West creates the darkness, then blames the darkness”

The Muslims are not the enemy. The Jews are not the enemy. The Hindus and Buddhists are not the enemy. And, the Christians are not the enemy. The enemy is ignorance and intolerance. The enemy is darkness of the mind and of the heart. Let’s take a real look at the insanity in the world. […]

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Joey Reiman: “The Famillionaire”

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 […]

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During Clinton Global Initiative Remarks, President Barack Obama Unveils New Level of Support for Civil Society Organizations Worldwide

(New York City) In his remarks at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York City today, U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled a bold plan to step up support for Civil Society organizations worldwide. In his remarks, President Obama said, “The most important title is not President, it is Citizen.” Stand with Civil Society: […]

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TakePart: “An Anchorman Wore the Same Suit for a Year to Prove a Point—and He Was Right”

(TakePart) As a show business veteran, Australian newscaster Karl Stefanovic is no stranger to sexism. That is, the sexism experienced by his female colleagues, who have been frequent targets of unsolicited fashion commentary. So Stefanovic tried a little experiment. He wore the same cheap navy suit on air for an entire year. The reaction is […]

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NYTimes: “From an Egyptian-American Prisoner on Hunger Strike in Cairo, a Letter Home”

(NYTimes) Mohamed Soltan, an Egyptian-American in prison in Cairo awaiting trial for more than a year after his arrest at a street protest, entered the 294th day of a hunger strike on Sunday, his 27th birthday. He wrote in a recent letter that was smuggled to his family and provided to The New York Times […]

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The Narthex: “Ferguson Is America”

In the anxious days before the Grand Jury ruling in on the shooting of Michael Brown last August, can Christians—black and white—stand together for justice? (The Narthex) The decision from the grand jury seated in St. Louis County considering charges against Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the killing on August 9 of 18-year-old Michael […]

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Treehugger: “India looks to invest $1 billion into renewable energy over coming few years”

(Treehugger) $1 billion, not $1 million. India has also increased its renewable energy capacity target from 22 gigawatts by 2022 to 100 gigawatts by 2019. These announcements are somewhat staggering. I’ve long said that developing countries are going to leapfrog the giant thermal power plants of and go straight into the decentralized, renewable energy (especially […]

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Grist: “Obama pledges $3 billion for world climate fund, makes the GOP look even dumber”

(Grist) The White House announced today that President Obama is going to pledge $3 billion to the U.N.’s Green Climate Fund, throwing down another gauntlet at the GOP just three days after his joint announcement with Chinese President Xi Jinping that the U.S. and China will pursue new emissions reduction goals. The Green Climate Fund […]

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Petition of the Week: “Avaaz: The Maasai cry for help”

(Avaaz) We are elders of the Maasai from Tanzania, one of Africa’s oldest tribes. The government has just announced that it plans to kick thousands of our families off our lands so that wealthy tourists can use them to shoot lions and leopards. The evictions are to begin immediately. Last year, when word first leaked […]

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350.org: “BREAKING: Keystone XL approval vote fails.”

(350.org) Congratulations: thanks to your calls, emails and actions, a bill to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline just failed to pass the Senate. Again. Even counting the new climate-denying members who will take seats in January, Big Oil could not override a Presidential veto of Keystone XL next year. He has the support […]

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Rabbi Brant: “Remember Tomas Young: No More Boots in Iraq!”

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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GAIA: “Gandhi Global Center for Peace Shares Top 5 Things You Can Do to Help the Homeless”

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(GAIA / Gandhi Global Center for Peace) Mahatma Gandhi said, “The worst form of violence is poverty.” As we remember National Hunger and Homelessness Week in America, we recognize the fact that there are an estimated 100 million people who are homeless worldwide, according to Wikipedia. However, news this week revealed the disturbing fact that […]

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KTXS: “Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson speaks about peace, grandfather’s legacy”

(KTXS) ABILENE, Texas - The grandson of the man who helped India gain its independence from the English was in Abilene Monday. Gandhi spoke Monday at First Baptist Church sanctuary on the topic “What I Learned from Grandfather about Peacemaking.” “My grandfather use to always say that peacemakers are like farmers,” Gandhi said. “They go out […]

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RT: “US child homelessness at all-time high”

(RT) In the United States, one child in every 30 – or 2.5 million children – was homeless in 2013, marking an all-time high, according to a new comprehensive report that blames the country’s high poverty rate and lack of affordable housing, among other causes. The report, ‘America’s Youngest Outcasts,’ released by the National Center […]

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Avaaz: “From Climate to Monsanto – we’re winning BIG!!”

(Avaaz) These are not small time victories, but the biggest stuff, the save the world stuff – on climate change, Monsanto, our oceans, the internet, democracy, and more! There’s a lot that’s depressing in the world today, but scroll down and see what our future could look like if we just stick together… After the […]

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