Here is an informative article updating us on the work of Paul Chappell and his co-worker Rick Wayman.
…Paul K. Chappell, the [Nuclear Age Peace Foundation] peace literacy director, was in Vincennes, Ind., speaking to business leaders, students and faculty about the importance of conflict resolution and finding meaning and purpose in life….
Chappell urged those who attended his 90-minute seminar to begin healing themselves by respecting those around them.
“The vast majority of conflicts stem from people feeling disrespected,” he said. “And listen — listen with empathy because nobody ever said, ‘I can’t stand it when people listen to me.’”
…NAPF will hold its 18th Annual Frank K. Kelly Lecture on Humanity’s Future, 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum in Santa Barbara.
The event speaker is Elaine Scarry, Harvard professor, award-winning social theorist and international lecturer on nuclear war, law, literature, and medicine. Her lecture, which is free to attend. is called Thermonuclear Monarchy and a Sleeping Citizenry.