THE ZEN PEACEMAKERS JOURNAL


Fresh, original content written and curated by our staff, covering dharma talks and reflections from our leaders as well as the creative and exciting actions with which we and our members bring the Three Tenets to life around the world: addressing Refugees, Homelessness, Climate Change, Gender/Racial/Religious discrimination and other global needs of today. Click anywhere on the map above, browse the categories on the right, or scroll the headlines below to find stories in areas of interest to you.

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Oct 2017
Facing Up to Serbia's Past: A Zen Peacemaker from Belgrade Bears Witness in the Balkans

BELGRADE, SERBIA. In late June, ahead of the yearly commemoration of the Srebrenica genocide on July 11, Mirko Gaspari gave a public talk on his experience in the '17 Bosnia-Herzegovina Bearing Witness at the local branch of the pacifist organization 'Women in Black,' in which he challenged prevalent notions of victims and perpetrators....

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Roshi Joan Halifax's Nomad Clinic Treats Rohingya Refugees in Kathmandu
September 02, 2017

Roshi Joan Halifax’s Nomad Clinic Treats Rohingya Refugees in Kathmandu

KATHMANDU, NEPAL. American Zen Peacemaker Roshi Joan Halifax and her team from Upaya Zen Center have been conducting their annual Nomad Clinic program in Kathmandu when a few days ago #Rohingya#refugees from #Myanmar started appearing at their medical camp with harrowing reports of...