A book review by Madhuri; “It’s a good story … well worth reading – very well-written, compassionate, gripping, thorough.”
Peter Bloch got in touch with us after Kaiyum, his brother, sent him a link to our recent article, Animals and Humans, in which also the refugee situation in Lesvos was addressed. It turned out that Peter and his wife Madeleine have been working there since last October.
Priya writes: “It’s the season for contemplations of what really matters. I was surprised by what arose as I sat with pen and open notebook.”
For those who participated in Enlightenment Intensive (now Who Is In), wisps of memories will arise – and tears – then as now. A four minute experience to look beyond borders in a video created by Amnesty Poland.
Syrian artist Abdalla Al Omari is the creator of the ‘Vulnerability Series’, that brings awareness to the plight of five million refugees that fled from Syria. A number that compares to more or less the entire population of Singapore or New Zealand. (video)
Priya Huffman on the vulnerability of people who have just moved to a new city, of migrants and refugees.
A clip from BBC4’s Global Philosopher in which Prof. Sandel explores the philosophical justifications made for national borders.
The recent events might be the moment in mankind’s evolution to cast aside separation and become aware of the oneness we embody.