I collect here a variety of resources I love to share and some blog articles on various topics.
- How Martin Luther King can help us respond to the election of Donald Trump (2017)
Shorty after the election of Donald Trump for presidency, Miki Kashtan gave a radio interview on how Martin Luther King could help us to respond to this situation.
- On Compassionate Communication and Loving Speech
A dharma talk by Thich Nhat Hanh and a blog on how I see nonviolent communication and the presented mindfulness approach completing and enriching each other.
- Full presence (Intellectual Understanding and Empathy)
Marshall Rosenberg shares about this most important element of empathy and a key distinction between two kinds of understanding that can be alive in us — intellectual understanding and compassionate understanding. Being aware of this key distinction empowers us when our intention is to connect to the life energy in ourselves and others.
- Martin Luther King — Loving Your Enemies — Audio Recording
Martin Luther King Jr. delivered this sermon on November 17, 1957 at the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. I find this sermon contains insights that may help us today and tomorrow to move towards healing and reconciliation of humankind — on all levels. From personal relationships, families, communities onto the reconciliation between nations.
- Martin Luther King — Loving Your Enemies — Transcript
Full transcript of the above audio recording, including some supplementary reference notes.