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Appeal to the Next President of the United States

Desmond Tutu on Obama and Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Sean Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Jacobs

"If you believe in the rule of law, then you are going to say the ICC is one particularly important instrument, because it is an instrument that is saying we will no longer tolerate impunity."

Solar Energy Breakthrough

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steven Crandell

This week's discovery -- using solar power to mimic photosynthesis -- could help us use the huge abundance of sun energy in a way that can give power to people everywhere.

The Dalai Lama Sends Message to White House

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Crandell

If US policy changes, the goal of nuclear weapons abolition becomes possible. Therefore, it makes sense to use education to spur public pressure for such a change in US policy

Postcards to the Next President

Sheryl Oring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sheryl Oring

295 people have already participted in my traveling public art project "I Wish to Say," in which I set up an office -- complete with a manual typewriter -- and invite passersby to dictate postcards to the next president.

One Person Can Make a Difference -- 83 Year-Old Peace Activist

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steven Crandell

When we think about global issues like peace it's easy to feel intimidated by the enormity of the task. Ah, but something can be done. And sometimes it takes an 83 year-old woman to show the way.