July 2, 2015
By Robert C. Henderson
Once again our hearts are broken by acts of senseless violence—murders driven by the cancerous...
June 24, 2015
June 4, 2015
Inviting Grassroots Interfaith Organizations to Grow with the Parliament
Let’s Strengthen Our Movement Together.
The Parliament of the World’s Religions will be awarding several grants to interfaith organizations in the United States, ranging...
May 29, 2015
POLICE AND JUDICIAL ABUSE OF LAW AND FREEDOM
A Public Statement by the Parliament of the World’s Religions
Recent and recurring events across the United States that have raised questions about the role and responsibilities of...
May 15, 2015
Nonviolence, peace, and justice are not utopian dreams but real and practical ways in which humans can affect the world around them.
Earlier this year, I walked into the university classroom where I teach a course in Peace Studies. Seated in a circle around the room were...
May 5, 2015
April 24, 2015
Homelessness remains a pressing issue in America. According to the most recent data available, at least 100 million people around the globe are considered homeless. More than 3.5 million people residing in the United States are homeless and 25% are under the age of 18. Whereas homelessness is rooted in poverty in countries like India, Nigeria, and France, the U.S. has seen an increase in homelessness due to a variety of factors. They include – but are not limited to –...
April 17, 2015
Daniel Hostetler begins as executive director of the Parliament of the World’s Religions on April 21. Hostetler brings to the Parliament more than 30 years experience in corporate consultancy and non-profit management, most recently...