Nonviolence and Asian Religions Who and what do

Nonviolence and Asian Religions Who and what do

Nonviolence and Asian Religions Who and what do you think of? Separating the question in Japan? Understandings of nonviolence Strategic vs. principled nonviolence

Social movements, campaigns and use of nonviolence The Constitution of Japan & Article 9 includes the notion of the right to live in peace. We desire to occupy an honored place in an international society striving for the preservation of peace, and the banishment of tyranny and slavery, oppression and intolerance for all time from the earth. peace means to eradicate issues such as autocracy, slavery,

oppression, or discrimination based on narrow thinking from this earth permanently. We recognize that all peoples of the world have the right to live in peace, free from fear and want. Abolition of war Strategic Nonviolence 2007: Zenchuro Union Strike Anti-Nuclear Movement (3/11)

Web search Metropolitan Coalition Against Nukes: Living in the aftermath of 3/11 Picture: Fukushima Mother 2 Principled Nonviolence Soka Gakkai Ogata Sadako UNHCR High Commissioner 1990-2000

UN Commission on Human Rights independent expert on the human rights situation in Burma large-scale emergency operations in northern Iraq, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, and the Great Lakes region of Africa. internally displaced people Refugees, peace and international security TANAKA SHOZO (1841-1913)

Japanese congressman who gave all his time, energy, wealth to fight the poisoning of the rivers by the copper mines. He gave his life to protect the people from poisoning in Tochigi and the Kanto plain, Japan. You have two choices when you see obvious wrong doing. You can allow it to continue and let it get worse, or you can stand up, speak out against the crime and eradicate it. Tyranny grows when we do nothing. But freedom grows as we stand against the evil and ACT. Resources

Shinichi Yamamuro, The Source and Development of Japans Philosophies of Non-Violence, Tokyo, 2009. Koichi Miyata, Nonviolence and Japanese Buddhism, 2004, http://hw001.spaaqs.ne.jp/miya33x/paper7-3.html . Koichi Miyata, ed., Ideas and Influence of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi, The Journal of Oriental Studies, vol. 10, (2000). (volume at http://www.iop.or.jp). Brian Daizen Victoria, Engaged Buddhism: A Skeleton in the Closet? The Journal of Global Buddhism, vol. 2. , http:// www.globalbuddhism.org/2/victoria011.html . Robert Kisala, Prophets of Peace: Pacifism and Cultural Identity in Japan's New Religions. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 1999. Christopher Queen, The Peace Wheel: Nonviolent Activism in the Buddhist Tradition, in Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, ed. Subverting Hatred: The Challenge of Religion in Religious Traditions (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2007), 14-37. Tam Wai Lun, Subverting Hatred: Peace and Nonviolence in Confucianism and Shintoism, in Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, ed.

Subverting Hatred: The Challenge of Religion in Religious Traditions (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2007), 38-56. UNESCO, Teaching Asia-Pacific Core Values of Peace and Harmony: A Sourcebook for Teachers (UNESCO 2004). Gene Sharp, The Politics of Nonviolent Action, 3 vols. (Extending Horizons Books, Porter Sargent Publishers Inc. 1973). Scott Appleby, The Ambivalence of the Sacred: Religion, Violence, and Reconciliation (Rowman & Littlefield, 2000). Douglas Johnston Religion, The Missing Dimension of Statecraft (Oxford, 1995).

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