Si Dieu n’ existait pas, il faudrait l’inventer” (“If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him”) – Voltaire Human conflicts cannot be salvaged merely through science. Thus, it is in the creation of God (concept) we reside/ find solace. In our most arduous times, we start …Read More »
Civil resistance is a way for ordinary people to fight for their rights, freedom and justice without using violence. People engaged in civil resistance use diverse tactics, such as strikes, boycotts, mass demonstrations and other actions, to cause wide-ranging social, political and economic change. Around the world, civil resistance has …Read More »
15th June 2019 ANEC visits Dr. Pema Yangchen (Kalon of Department of Education, CTA). In our meeting last Saturday, we discussed and made some proposals. 1. We discussed sending our(ANEC) trainers for professional training schools within India and had a discussion about its budget. 2. We also discussed upcoming Prof. …Read More »
Explainer: What is the extradition bill in Hong Kong and why are hundreds of thousands of people protesting against it?
HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS of people have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in response to the government’s proposed bill to allow extraditions to China. As a special administrative region, Hong Kong has maintained some autonomy from the People’s Republic of China – including a free press and independent courts …Read More »
30 years ago, in the spring of 1989, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Beijing and assembled at Tiananmen Square, demanding democracy, freedom of speech and an end to the widespread corruption in the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Led by students, these pro-democracy demonstrations were …Read More »
Prof. Samdhong Rinpoche is an eminent and distinguished scholar, teacher philosopher and philanthropist. Rinpoche is an authority on the teachings of Krishnamurti and Gandhi. Therefore, is a life-long campaigner of Gandhian principles especially that of non-violence or peaceful resistance. His stand on nonviolence and other important humanitarian issues of our …Read More »