by Adam Kahane
I thoroughly recommend you read this. Brilliant! - Penny. Read the article in full.
“For the past 15 years my attention has been focused on one question: How can we work together to solve our toughest problems peacefully? It is easy for us to try to solve our problems violently – to use our power or authority or money to make things the way we want them to be. And it is easy for us to be peaceful and leave things just the way they are. But how can we create real change in our social systems, not in a way that crushes people, but rather in a way that lifts them up? How can we together create new realities?
“In this work, there are no easy recipes or sure successes or straight roads. But I believe that there is a prize here that is worth the struggle up this steep and winding road: the prize of a better way to create a better world.”…