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Oct 22, 2020

Angel Alvarez and Maria Puerta, expatriates from Venezuela, join Alba Purroy, who remains in Caracas as a peacebuilder, in briefing Metta on the sources of the political impasse between two groups claiming the right to govern their homeland.


Oct 18, 2020

Physicist Frank von Hippel worked with Soviet scientists to halt the nuclear arms race during the Cold War. Because Gorbachev shared their attitude, they largely succeeded, as he explains to Metta. He continues studying the safety aspects of nuclear power and promotes a ban on the reprocessing of nuclear waste to...


Oct 9, 2020

Jill Carr-Harris led a group of Gandhian marchers from India, planning to reach Geneva a year later — but the pandemic struck. She tells Metta about their adventures in India, Pakistan, Nepal, UAE, and (especially) Armenia, where they learned about the tensions over Nagorno-Karabakh. Now that war has broken out...


Oct 1, 2020

This monthly Global Town Hall meeting discussed innovations to help reduce global warming; Covid-10's effects in Nepal; the wearing of poppies in remembrance of wars; and the depletion of frogs because mosquitoes are being vanquished. Activists are invited to these events on the last Sunday of every month. See our...


Sep 25, 2020

William Fletcher and Craig Smith are co-authors of an optimistic book arguing that it's feasible to reduce carbon emissions enough to prevent a global catastrophe, using known,...