Rex Tugwell: Planning and Action for Rural Reconstruction.

Back to Nature As world-wide climate change has made the issues of land use, water, desertification, and land reform vital issues, it is useful to recall the contributions of Rexford Tugwell . Rex Tugwell (1891 – 1979 )  active in the world
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Oliver P. Richmond and Henry F. Carey (Eds); Subcontracting Peace.

The Challenges of the NGO Peacebuilding (Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 2005, 267pp.) As Kim Reinann writes in this useful overview of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the peacebuilding field “In the past two decades, the number and influence of NGOs has grown dramatically, leading
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Arnold Toynbee: A World Citizens view of challenge and response.

Our modern Western nationalism has an ecclesiastical tinge, for, while in one aspect it is a reversion to the idolatrous self-worship of the tribe which was the only religion known to Man before the first of the ‘higher religions’ were discovered by
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The First Nansen Passport: The League of Nations and Those Whose State Disappeared.

With the need to increase legal protection for the increasing number of refugees in the world, it is useful to recall the first Nansen Passport created by Fridtjof Nansen (1861-1930). The leader of a Nordic-North Pole exploration Fridtjof Nansen was thought of
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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (1888 – 1975) World Citizen.

If we claim to be civilized, if we love justice, if we cherish mercy, if we are not ashamed to own the reality of the inward light, we must affirm that we are first and foremost Citizens of the World…Our planet has
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