This post outlines a new book I plan to write and, more importantly, movements I hope to help create as we chart our recovery from COVID-19 and the crises it has sparked.
About Chip HaussChip Hauss is Senior Fellow for Innovation and Board Member Emeritus at the Alliance for Peacbuilding.
My grandson taught me that there was a term called facepalm. After I realized that we both facepalmed, I did a little research and discovered that the now iconic gesture gets in our way as peacebuilders. That's what this week's blog post talks about.
How good stories can help us "nail" our response to 2020 and its crises.
Let It Begin With Me This is the fourth and final blog post on innovation. Innovation is important in its own right. But, I’m focusing on it now because it is desperately needed as we cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, the recession, renewed racial tensions, the 2020 elections, and more. I’ve used them to refine my own thinking about what peacebuilders and others can do in the coming weeks and months. I’ve also been laying the groundwork for a book I might write on social and political innovation in the United States So far, I’ve focused on pathways toward innovation in general. Here, I want to end the series by bring it as close to home [...]