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Gift of courage

4 ways to hold courageous conversations

As the holidays approach and families prepare to spend time together, Turning the Tide staff member Lisa Cumming offers four tips on how to disagree well.

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Nonviolence and Religion

This final part of Steve Whiting’s series on Nonviolence and Social Change looks at relationship between nonviolence and religion, following on from Part 1: What is Nonviolence? and Part 2: Common Dilemmas of nonviolence.

Crossroads, by Kevin Spencer

Calling people in: Navigating our way through Brexit-Trumpland

With 2016 now behind us but the result of Britain’s EU referendum and the election of Donald Trump bound to have wide-ranging implications for some time, Turning The Tide trainer Milan Rai shares his personal reflections on what it might mean for those of us working for nonviolent social change.

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My Activist Journey: Renegotiating Activism

Because activism is really a journey and we’re all in different places with it, we invited Turning The Tide trainer and artist Clare Bonetree to share her personal experience of ‘being an activist’.

Book review: Spiritual Activism

Although only 200 pages long, this is a BIG book. It explores the meaning and place of spirituality in our modern world, and how this can inspire our activism, our politics, and other ways we act in the world.

Dai Owen

Common Dilemmas of Nonviolence

An exploration of the common dilemmas and complex questions that come up when we put nonviolence in to practice.