united-nations:

With John Lennon’s iconic song “Imagine” as the backdrop, the United Nations marked the International Day of Peace on Friday ahead of the official observance on Sunday.

“We must douse the fires of extremism and tackle the root causes of conflict,” said Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for the Day.
Learn more at: http://j.mp/1uMmofZ

united-nations:

With John Lennon’s iconic song “Imagine” as the backdrop, the United Nations marked the International Day of Peace on Friday ahead of the official observance on Sunday.

“We must douse the fires of extremism and tackle the root causes of conflict,” said Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for the Day.

Learn more at: http://j.mp/1uMmofZ

markruffalo:

United Nations Building lit up for the People’s Climate March by a Tesla car battery.

quentintortellini:

History Parallels

1st image: 1967 Newark Riots

2nd image: 2014 Ferguson Protests

3rd image: 1964 Harlem Riots

4th image: 2014 Ferguson Protests

Walk Away From Negativity

trustyourvibes:

Walk away from negative frequencies whenever they disturb your Spirit. You do not have to explain or justify your decision to others’. Just say, if anything, “this disturbs my Spirit.” That is usually enough said. Notice the vibration of a place or situation and its effect on your Spirit. Do not…

Peace is present right here and now, in ourselves and in everything we do and see. Every breath we take, every step we take, can be filled with peace, joy, and serenity. The question is whether or not we are in touch with it. We need only to be awake, alive in the present moment.

Thich Nhat Hanh (via thecalminside)

fragilegifts:

Sometimes recovery is waking up early to write in coffee shops and practicing yoga and eating lots of fruit and chocolate and sometimes it’s staying in bed all day and hiding from the world until you can stop crying. All of this is okay. What’s important is that you take care of yourself no matter what kind of day you’re having.