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October’s Special Feature- The Line

On October 2nd, the Centers of Light will show a special feature- The Line      From Emmy Award-winning producer Linda Midgett, The Line is a groundbreaking documentary chronicling the new face of poverty in America. As Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis puts it, “more and more of our friends are in [...]

The Girl Who Silenced the World for 5 Minutes

“What you do makes me cry at night … make your actions reflect your words.” Severn Suzuki, a twelve year old girl, appeals to the delegates at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in 1992. Severn Cullis-Suzuki has continued her environmental activism through many projects, [...]

Why Peace Is Possible & How We Can Achieve It by Paul K. Chappell

Paul Chappell gives this inspiring talk about why we wage war, how it is not part of our nature to kill fellow human beings, and the role of the military in a peaceful society. This video will raise questions and give you many answers. Paul K. Chappell graduated from West Point in 2002, served in [...]
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The Biology of Nurturing Fathers

This fascinating study was just published by three anthropologists at the Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University and a researcher at the Office of Population Studies Foundation at the University of San Carlos in the Philippines. After following over 600 men over 5 years, in [...]
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Budrus

The Centers of Light will be showing Budrus for August’s Conscious Movie. This documentary follows a Palestinian man and his daughter as they organize non-violent resistance to the building of a barrier wall that would destroy their village. The power of their organizing is that it brought together [...]
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