The Importance of Non-Violence (13648 bytes)

Non-violence is important today because non-violence saves lives. The following is a list of websites that we think give a good example of why non-violence is important, and what has happened  when the concept of non-violence has not been used.


This website shows why non-violence is important because it tells the story of how the Notorious B.I.G and Tupac Shakur were killed because of violence.

The Dalai Lama

This web link is a fair example of how non-violence affects people because it tells the opinion of the most important Buddhist monk called His Holiness the Dalai Lama: "True expression of non-violence is compassion"

The Non-violence Project

This website is an effective link to go because it gives you a chance to say how you feel about the situation of non-violence and to be able to acknowledge what the government is or is going to do about it.

Peace and Non-violence

This link tells what Americans can do about peace and non-violence.
"We also can contribute our time, expertise, and other resources to other parts of the world..."

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center For Nonviolent Social Change

This website is a excellent link because it "is dedicated to continuing the legacy and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."

Martin Luther King, Jr. Links

The website stated above is an informative link to go to because it shows you several links that can give you more information about Martin Luther King, Jr.

Manifest-World Movement of Non-violence/Womon-V

The above website is a creative place to go to because it is a new movement inspired by Mahatma Gandhi.

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