KEY WEST, FLORIDA, USA. Interview with Sensei Grant Couch. "Suddenly, I realized I was standing in the boots of the commandant ÔÇŽ reading the camp (Auschwitz) just like I had ÔÇťreadÔÇŁ the operations of...
TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA, USA. "In November, I traveled to Auschwitz, Poland for a Bearing Witness retreat with Roshi Bernie Glassman and the friends of Zen Peacemakers. This life-changing experience taught me how to take action in...
March 21, 2018
Eve Marko remembers Roshi Robert Lee, a successor of Bernie Glassman who passed away in February 2018.
February 27, 2018
CHIOS, GREECE. Zen Peacemaker Jan Lecklikner has been working with┬áChios Eastern Shore Response Team (CESRT)┬áto provide on-the-scene assistance to refugees coming into Greece.┬á Below, find Jan's reflections and pictures of her volunteer work.
February 16, 2018
MONTAGUE, MASSACHUSETTS, USA. Three months ago we saw the opening of our membership platform. Since then, you joined us from Nepal, Russia, the Mediterranean, Latin America and across Europe and the USA - Nearly 300...
February 16, 2018
MONTAGUE, MASSACHUSETTS, USA. By Eve Marko. "People told me before the stroke that I was whole. Tell me, he says Am I any less whole now after the stroke and with the cancer...
February 14, 2018
Dharma, Helium and Hendrix:┬áChaplain Tony Stultz Sensei Mixes Zen, Christianity, Science and Social Action
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA, USA. "The coolest thing in the world for me is to lead a meditation, give a dharma talkÔÇô you know, with all the robes, smells and bells ÔÇôand the next day to be...
February 06, 2018
The Territory is My Body: More on the Indigenous Leaders Workshop in Colombia, Interview with ZPI Executive Director Rami Efal
SIERRA NEVADA de SANTA MARTA, COLOMBIA. Interview with Rami Efal, executive director of ZPI on his experience in the First Workshop for Indigenous Leaders in December 2017, which saw leaders from indigenous communities of Africa,...
January 25, 2018
BOGOT├ü, COLOMBIA. Colombia-based human rights advocacy group Dejusticia held a weeklong workshop, bringing together indigenous leaders from around the world to share their gifts and challenges.
January 02, 2018
Pearls of Ash and Awe: Kathleen Battke on Collecting Testimonials from Two Decades of Auschwitz-Birkenau Bearing Witness Retreats
BONN, GERMANY. Read an interview with Kathleen Battke, who collected +70 testimonials from participants of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Bearing Witness retreats of the last twenty year, into the book 'Pearls of Ash and Awe.'