Ideas

Convincing You

What have I learned from years in the classroom? And as a public policy advocate? And as a peacebuilder? The answer runs counter to almost everything I was taught along the way. It has less to do with the quality of the argument I make and more to do with the relationships I build.

Convincing You2018-08-13T15:20:41+00:00

Rethinking Political Categories

Hans Rosling's work using data and props from IKEA got me to rethink one of the core concepts in comparative politics which has implications for peacebuilding, too.

Rethinking Political Categories2018-08-06T19:16:18+00:00

Overcoming Hatred

How can we overcome hatred in ourselves as part of overcoming it in our country as a whole?

Overcoming Hatred2018-07-23T15:44:02+00:00

Track II

What is Track Two diplomacy? Why is it important? Why does it succeed at some times, but not others? Why is it not being used all that much today?

Track II2018-07-16T14:41:00+00:00