With a twinkling of the eye you appear in a very peculiar room. The chamber seems to be the inside of a many faceted prism, through which sunlight is pouring and rainbows sparkle in the air. In the middle of this space is a realistic globe of the world with moving clouds. In curiosity you put your hand against one facet, and are suddenly given an insight into one aspect of life on earth. You are in the library of perspectives! Feel free to enjoy the essays here.
Thoughts on why it's critical we learn how to accept one another.
Thoughts on non-medical depression.
A collection of thoughts on making the world a better place.
A peculiar perspective on developments in that country.
Ten values that are crucial to the future of our planet.
A philosophy encouraging us to value, honour, respect and love life and all living beings.
An insightful essay by Benjamin Kuipers about the dynamics of terrorism, as well as thoughtful ideas about how to defeat it.
This is a list of ten real steps that can be taken for people to become empowered in a way that creates a more compassionate society.
Not all democratic systems are the same. Some have a few innovations from which the US could learn.
Discussing the issues behind vegetarianism.
I had the unfortunate experience of being called upon by a pressure group once. No one had any advice at the time as to how I should handle the situation. So, I came up with this to help myself and others.
Some ways of liking ourselves help us better than others. (written for children)
Imagine it! A world where everyone gets along. (written for children)
These essays were written to a mailing list in response to current events.
Vengeance will not resolve anything, and here is an example story of why.
Issues we need to think about when we stand for peace.
We need to look within to find security, we need to live as if we are secure, and believe in a beautiful future to create security.
When overwhelmed by the sadness of the world what you can do to give yourself strength to continue the good work.
The best way to create the future is to envision the best of what it can be. This article postulates one future.
Thoughts on the nature of truth.
We must cherish what we have now in order to have more of it in the future. We must cherish what we have and had in order to recognise what needs protecting. We must cherish in order to give us strength to grow.
We need to put ourselves in a place whereby the fight or flight response does not rule us, but is of benefit.
A guide to help you select and use symbols of peace and freedom.
A method for holding a peaceful rally successfully.
Now and always we need to cherish, nurture and protect our freedoms. This article presents a rallying symbol for freedom and its underlying meanings.
Living in fear tends to create more reasons to be fearful. You can do something to create more of what you want.
How can I help you to embrace the idea that all things are of value?
Various beliefs and how they affect the way we interact with the world, and thereby create it.
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