Category Archives: Nonviolence

11/6/16 ~ The Art & Craft of Political Debate/Discussion

What’s Up Next? Sunday, November 6, 2016 ~ The Art & Craft of Political Debate/Discussion Inquiry:  How do you conduct yourself when faced with dissenting views during political/religious discussions?  Is NVC advantageous/disadvantageous when deciding how to proceed? “Dialogue is a conversation … Continue reading

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4/3/16 ~ Conversational Flow (On Being Cheeky)

What’s Up Next? Sunday, April 3, 2016 ~ Conversational Flow (On Being Cheeky) Inquiry:  How do you gauge your level of cheekiness (a.k.a. receptivity versus nonviolent resistance), conversationally-speaking? Hart’s Communication-Flow-Chart ZENVC’s Communication Flow Chart First, a confession… Sometimes I use this blog as … Continue reading

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June 7, 2015 ~ The Beatific & NVC (or Tracking-the-Needs-on-the-Table)

June 7, 2015 ~ The Beatific Nature of Nonviolent Communication “Christ’s The Sermon on the Mount fills me with bliss even today. Its sweet verses have even today the power to quench my agony of soul.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi One of the most … Continue reading

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In Honor of MLK Day 2015 ~ Seeds & Roots of NVC

Everyone is Welcome to Attend  • Telecourse •  90 minutes The Power of NVC and Social Justice in North America with Roxy Manning, Francois Beausoleil and the training team of the annual Nonviolent Leadership for Social Justice Retreat Course Date: 01/19/2015  •  … Continue reading

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October 2nd ~ International Day of Nonviolence

24 Hour Free Empathy World Call Oct 1/2 in recognition of the UN International Day of Nonviolence and Gandhi’s Birthday October 2 Fodder for thought… “I do believe that where there is only a choice between cowardice and violence I … Continue reading

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January 19, 2014 ~ MLK’s Six Principles of Nonviolence

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, tomorrow…  Sunday, January 19, 2014 ~ MLK’s Six Principles Of Nonviolence Dr. King: Nonviolence is the Most Powerful Weapon Courtesy of The King Center: SIX PRINCIPLES OF NONVIOLENCE Fundamental tenets of Dr. King’s philosophy … Continue reading

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December 15, 2013 ~ The Power of Quiet

Sunday, December 15, 2013 ~ The Power of Quiet – Discerning Stillness   Roger Cohen: Gandhi and Mandela “Yet they came to a shared conviction that all suppressed people, whatever their differences of religion or ethnicity or caste, must stand … Continue reading

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