So many of you are disheartened and it is acceptable to take some time to grieve and re-set. What is not acceptable is to abandon the values of peacebuilding at a time when they are needed most. Blame and hateful attacks may feel like a way to make sense of a situation you cannot understand, but it is not a way forward and it will not solve problems but rather exaggerate the ones we have and even create more. Continue reading
Dear friends, On Monday, Missoula, Montana and the world lost a true hero. I honor my friend Dan Gallagher with some of the words I said as he was being given the 2012 Peacemaker award.