Al LeBlanc's Blog Posts Tagged '#Christmas' (4)

#Cyberpeacefare #Peace #Eleanor Roosevelt

"It isn't enough to talk about peace.  One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it."  Eleanor Roosevelt

Christmas is the season of celebrating the birth of the Prince of Peace in a manger in Bethlehem.  It is also the commercialization of Santa Claus. Why not take a moment to digitize your personal cyber peace sentiments  as a free gift to the world this Christmas…

Continue

Added by Al LeBlanc on December 8, 2017 at 5:14pm — No Comments

#Cyberpeacefare Religion

RELIGION: Belief in and reverence for a supernatural power or powers regarded as creator and governor of the universe. American Heritage Dictionary

SELECTED QUOTES ON RELIGION:

"Fanatical religion driven to a certain point is almost as bad as none at all, but not quite." Will Rogers

"The only religion is conscience in action." Henry D Lloyd

"It is in our lives, and not from words that our religion must be read." Thomas Jefferson

"Is it not strange…

Continue

Added by Al LeBlanc on December 15, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments

#Cyberpeacefare FORGIVENESS:

FORGIVE: To excuse for a fault or an offense; pardon; to renounce anger or resentment against;

refrain from imposing punishment or demanding satisfaction for an offense. American Heritage

Dictionary

"Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do."  Jesus Luke23:34

"It is in pardoning that we are pardoned."  St Francis of Assisi

"We forgive to the extent that we love." LaRochefougauld

"I am a patient man - always…

Continue

Added by Al LeBlanc on December 14, 2013 at 7:51am — No Comments

#Cyberpeacefare "T'is Christmas Season, Again !

FELLOW MEMBERS:

T]is the season for celebrating the birth of the" Prince of Peace."

The re-telling of the story of the Three Wise Men following the orient star to the Manger In Bethlehem, where Jesus Christ was born.

Having visited the church of the Birth Site in Manger Square and bought a hand-carved  manger,  I recall the aura of mysticism that fell upon me, being there on the alleged spot.

Yes, the beauty of Christmas is celebrating the birth of Jesus, going to…

Continue

Added by Al LeBlanc on December 5, 2013 at 7:39am — No Comments

Carnegie Council

The Power of Tribalism, with Amy Chua & Walter Russell Mead

"In our foreign policy, for at least half a century, we have been spectacularly blind to the power of tribal politics," says Amy Chua, author of "Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations." What does this mean in 2019? How can Americans move past tribalism? Don't miss this conversation with Chua and Bard College's Walter Russell Mead, moderated by Bard's Roger Berkowitz.

Climate Change, Intergenerational Ethics, & Political Responsibility, with Stephen Gardiner

University of Washington's Professor Stephen Gardiner discusses the ethics of climate change from intergenerational, political, and personal perspectives. Should individuals feel bad for using plastic straws or eating meat? What should the UN and its member states do? And how can older generations make up for "a massive failure in leadership" that has led, in part, to the current crisis?

C2G Update: Nature-based Solutions, the UN, & the IPCC Reports, with Janos Pasztor

Janos Pasztor, executive director of the Carnegie Climate Governance Initiative (C2G), gives an update on his team's work after a busy week in New York. In the wake of troubling IPCC reports on climate change's effect on the oceans and land use, what more can the UN do? What are the challenges of nature-based solutions? And how should we handle climate change fatigue, individually and on a societal level?

SUBSCRIBE TODAY

VIDEOS

SUPPORT US

GEO-GOVERNANCE MATTERS

© 2019   Created by Carnegie Council.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service


The views and opinions expressed in the media, comments, or publications on this website are those of the speakers or authors and do not necessarily reflect or represent the views and opinions held by Carnegie Council.