Opening a process of dialogue is the first step toward dispelling the dark clouds of suspicion that are the backdrop to war and conflict. In the interest of global peace, it is vital to avoid isolating any nation or people.

Stories of Hope

Another Way of Seeing Things

Arnold Toynbee

Historian Arnold Toynbee dared to challenge stereotypes of people and cultures—and was fired from London University as a result.

Stories of Hope

Lion of Freedom

Nelson Mandela

Despite being imprisoned for 10,000 days for his unwavering belief in human dignity, Mandela never gave in to despair.