Politics means real change, as it gives people a voice in how the nation works.
“Imagine thousands of people skilled in both organizing and Buddhism,
out in the world working to transform it in the ways we need most.
All with the compassion and wisdom practices that lie at the heart of Buddhism.”
Are you a Buddhist who thinks that talking politics and taking action are an essential part of your dharma practice?
If not, you can stop reading right now.
But if you are, there’s a fantastic new project in the works from the Buddhist Peace Fellowship that you’ll love.
BPF has a special place in my heart — I worked there from 1999 – 2002 as the associate editor of Turning Wheel magazine, served on their board from 2003 – 2004, and then was invited back to serve as executive director from 2004 – 2007. While the structure and staffing of the organization have changed a great deal since then…
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