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Tag Archives | Conflict Resolution

Why Quakers Should Learn to Apologize

Forgiveness is popular. Like mercy, “It blesseth him that gives and him that takes” (Portia, in William Shakespeare’s The Merchant […]

Dee Birch Cameron is a member of El Paso (Tex.) Meeting.

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AVP: An Interview with Steve Angell

Stephen L. Angell was an early participant and continues to be active in the Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP), a […]

Robert Dockhorn is senior editor of Friends Journal.

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Transformation of Violence

Where does it come from—this powerful rush of emotion and adrenaline that society labels as violence? Nothing has ever been […]

AVP workshop, Tihar prison, New Delhi, India, fall 2000.

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Doing Hard Time

HIPP (Help Increase the Peace Project) is a conflict resolution program adapted for teens from the Alternatives to Violence Project […]

Kaki Sjogren is a social activist living in a disadvantaged neighborhood and bringing AVP/HIPP to the needy there. She's a member of Southampton (Pa.) Meeting.

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Conflict Resolution as a Sacred Practice

As a nurse educator with 25 years of clinical experience in mental health, I had long considered myself proficient in […]

Pamela Minden teaches nursing at Edgewood College in Madison, Wis., where she also serves as clerk of Madison Meeting.

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