Wisdom and compassion for social change
Started by Lisa Howell. Last reply by Eric Stietzel Nov 6, 2011.
Started by Catherine Gammon Jul 12, 2011.
Posted by BPF Membership on August 22, 2011 at 4:02pm
Posted by alexandra on August 24, 2010 at 12:41am
Posted by Bhodi Anjo Daishin on July 28, 2010 at 1:41am
Does anyone besides me see a bit of hypocracy in the Gaza Flotilla tradgedy?
Keeping the concept of ahimsa frimly in mind, the proper response of ship #6 would have been to respond non-violently as they had agreed beforehand. Once the activists responded to the commando raid the violence escalated resulting in the death of 9 people and the wounding of dozens more.
If there ever were an example to test our commitment to non-violence, this would seem to be the…Continue