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Shuttlesworth

Shuttlesworth

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Screening and Discussion with T.Marie King, Willie Mukei Smith and Geoff Shoun O’Keeffe. Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth was raised in the crucible of segregated Birmingham but he was forged by its attempt to kill him. When the KKK planted a bomb underneath his bed and he emerged unharmed, he was sure he was saved by God to lead a Movement. His work not only ended legal segregation but led directly to the Civil and Voting Rights…

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Bernie Glassman

Bernie Glassman Passes Away

Except: Originally Published in TRICYCLE (November 4, 2018) The influential Buddhist teacher was a pioneer of Zen in the West who blended his spiritual practice with a passion for social activism. The influential Zen teacher

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The Palermo Birthday Pilgrimage, April 13-20, 2022

After the spontaneously planned US trip to a Zen sesshin and a subsequent street retreat around my 70th birthday did not work out (too many imponderables, also because of COVID), I was looking for a

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Shuttlesworth
Shuttlesworth
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Community Engaged Practice
Community Engaged Practice
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Native American Lakhota Bearing Witness At Auschwitz
Native American Lakhota Bearing Witness At Auschwitz
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Polish Peacemakers: Helping Ukraine This Winter
Polish Peacemakers: Helping Ukraine This Winter
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Exploring Our Life Stories Visually
Exploring Our Life Stories Visually
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The Gifts and Burdens of Legacy
The Gifts and Burdens of Legacy
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Tonglen Compassion Meditation: Past, Present, & Practice
Tonglen Compassion Meditation: Past, Present, & Practice
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Dual Belonging: A Peacemaker Roundtable
Dual Belonging: A Peacemaker Roundtable
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Healing the Wounds of History Through Drama Therapy
Healing the Wounds of History Through Drama Therapy
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Thich Nhat Hanh’s Vision for Mindfulness in Public Health
Thich Nhat Hanh’s Vision for Mindfulness in Public Health
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Zen in Liminal Times
Zen in Liminal Times
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Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Four: "Bernie at Auschwitz"
Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Four: "Bernie at Auschwitz"
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Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Three: "Bernie and Interfaith Zen"
Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Three: "Bernie and Interfaith Zen"
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Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Two: "Bernie the Entrepreneur"
Bernie Glassman Memorial Part Two: "Bernie the Entrepreneur"
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Bernie Glassman Memorial Part One: "Bernie on the Streets"
Bernie Glassman Memorial Part One: "Bernie on the Streets"
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Bernie Glassman Memorial Part One: "Bernie on the Streets"
Bernie Glassman Memorial Part One: "Bernie on the Streets"
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"Getting Old: What&#039s the Deal Here?"
"Getting Old: What's the Deal Here?"
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"Getting Old: What&#039s the Deal Here?"
"Getting Old: What's the Deal Here?"
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Buddhism & Christianity - Beyond World Traditions
Buddhism & Christianity - Beyond World Traditions
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Buddhism & Christianity - Beyond World Traditions
Buddhism & Christianity - Beyond World Traditions
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Spiritual Sustainability, Bearing Witness & Taking Action
Spiritual Sustainability, Bearing Witness & Taking Action
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Spiritual Sustainability, Bearing Witness & Taking Action
Spiritual Sustainability, Bearing Witness & Taking Action
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Resonance – The Source of Compassion
Resonance – The Source of Compassion
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Resonance – The Source of Compassion
Resonance – The Source of Compassion
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Shared Power with Sociocracy
Shared Power with Sociocracy
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Shared Power with Sociocracy
Shared Power with Sociocracy
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Bearing Witness to Watersheds
Bearing Witness to Watersheds
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Bearing Witness to Watersheds
Bearing Witness to Watersheds
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The Joy of Zentangle
The Joy of Zentangle
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The Joy of Zentangle
The Joy of Zentangle
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Cooking our Lives: Weekend Brunch with Shoun and Daiken
Cooking our Lives: Weekend Brunch with Shoun and Daiken
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Faith in the Night
Faith in the Night
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Rebel for Love, Rebel for Life: Art and Peacemaking in Finland
Rebel for Love, Rebel for Life: Art and Peacemaking in Finland
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Politics As Practice: The Bardos of Politics with Sensei Grant Couch
Politics As Practice: The Bardos of Politics with Sensei Grant Couch
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ZPO Teachers Session: Section 2 / Week 5- Council
ZPO Teachers Session: Section 2 / Week 5- Council
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What a “Buddhist politics” might look like in the post Trump United States
What a “Buddhist politics” might look like in the post Trump United States
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"A FeAst of FoOLs" with the Order of Disorder
"A FeAst of FoOLs" with the Order of Disorder
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Sound of One Hand Laughing
Sound of One Hand Laughing
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(July 26, 2018) Bernie Glassman&#039s Conversations on the Three Tenets of the Zen Peacemakers
(July 26, 2018) Bernie Glassman's Conversations on the Three Tenets of the Zen Peacemakers
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Black and Buddhist and the Sanitized Stench of Genocide in the U S
Black and Buddhist and the Sanitized Stench of Genocide in the U S
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Dukkha from the Inside & Outside of Prison Walls
Dukkha from the Inside & Outside of Prison Walls
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Three Tenet Mala Making (Workshop)
Three Tenet Mala Making (Workshop)
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FB Live Kineret Ando Yardena
FB Live Kineret Ando Yardena
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What Is Your Original Race
What Is Your Original Race
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Zen@Work w Gyodo Sensei
Zen@Work w Gyodo Sensei
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ZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP  Ascending and Descending the Mountain, Part II
ZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP Ascending and Descending the Mountain, Part II
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A Little Bit Of Zen
A Little Bit Of Zen
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Roshi Ilia Shinko Perez: The Zen Priestess and the Snake
Roshi Ilia Shinko Perez: The Zen Priestess and the Snake
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ZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP  Ascending and Descending the Mountain, Part I
ZEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP Ascending and Descending the Mountain, Part I
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All Twisted Karma (Post Election Day Reflections) - Gerry Shishin Wick Nov 6, 2020
All Twisted Karma (Post Election Day Reflections) - Gerry Shishin Wick Nov 6, 2020
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