Month: January 2013

No Bully creates Charter for Compassionate Schools

Imagine schools worldwide becoming signatories to a charter of compassion. Each school retains its individuality but all share in the commitment to step beyond individualism and to foster a new generation who care for others and the planet as much as themselves.   There is an urgency to this cause. Unless we dethrone ourselves from … Continued

Reflections on the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School

On December 14, 2012, Adam Lanza fatally shot twenty children and six adult staff members in a mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. In the storm of grief and analysis that followed one thing became clear: there is no one explanation to violence, no one step that will prevent the outrageous … Continued