Tag Archives: Nonviolent Actions

Action Peace

I learned that an effective non violent action needs satyagraha, because it has to be selfless and brave by inflicting the violence and pain on oneself instead of on others. Satyagraha to me means being peaceful towards others by sacrificing yourself. In my nonviolent intervention in support of Tunisia, satyagraha means not being violent to […]

The Dylan Report

I learned that an effective nonviolent action needs satyagraha, because in order to prove a point, one must initiate and perform actions that may cause pain to themselves and use this as a weapon. Satyagraha to me means an action … Continue reading

Public Speech for Syria

I learned that an effective nonviolent action needs satyagraha, because if everybody talked about what the president/government is doing and told the truth about it, then maybe it would help. Satyagraha to me means truth and resistance. In my nonviolent intervention in support of Syria, satyagraha means to tell the truth to the government/president. Dear […]

The Future of eJOYpt

I learned that an effective nonviolent action needs satyagraha, because if you are going to act nonviolently, you have to be ready for pain and to take a risk. Satyagraha to me means “power of truth.” In my nonviolent intervention in support of Egypt, satyagraha means showing what truthful people can do for many and what the […]

Yemeni Freedom Funeral

I learned that an effective nonviolent action needs satyagraha, because it works in favor of the oppressors as well as the oppressed. Satyagraha to me means “fighting for truth”. In my nonviolent intervention in support of Yemen, satyagraha means peaceful protest of oppressive institutions. Dear unknown friend, you may help me promote this satyagraha in […]

Iraq Inspired by Gandhi – The Action

I learned that an effective nonviolent action needs satyagraha, because you have to be brave to take the risk to do what’s right, not only for yourself, but for others too. Satyagraha to me means the weapons of the brave, … Continue reading

March for Peace

I chose this piece because it is a great overview of all the things I have learned so far in the Global Peace Course. The purpose of my nonviolent action was to get the people in Tunisia to come together and together make change through song, food, and dance. I learned that one person can […]

Nonviolence Action In Syria

I chose this piece because, it can teach people how to do things in a nonviolent way, instead of using violence when they have a problem. The purpose of this nonviolent action was to learn about another country and how they use nonviolence, even though they are going through a lot of violence. I learned […]

Iraq Inspired by Gandhi – The Plan

I chose this piece because It was interesting to know that there are many ways to fight back without hurting someone. In Iraq, people are risking their lives to make something important to all of us: peace. The purpose of … Continue reading