News from fetzer institute A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jun 14, 2013, 18:12 ET

Sold into Matrimony at 13, Afghan Girl Writes of Forgiveness and Laughter

 Thirteen-year old Massoma remembers the day in Afghanistan that her "head exploded, full of their talking, talking. They talked and talked and...

Jan 16, 2013, 15:15 ET
Fetzer Institute logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Fetzer Institute)

Documentary "When Home is the Street" to Debut in US: Film chronicles hardships of youth living on the streets in Brazil and Mexico

Reintegrating street children and youth into society requires deep and consistent love and compassion, both to help them escape poverty and to...

Nov 11, 2010, 11:07 ET
Fetzer Institute logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Fetzer Institute)

At a Moment of National Divide, Fetzer Institute Sponsors StoryCorps' National Day of Listening on November 26, 2010

The Fetzer Institute announces its sponsorship of StoryCorps' third annual National Day of Listening (NDL) November 26, 2010. The National Day of...

Oct 28, 2010, 12:09 ET

Fetzer Institute Survey Reveals America's Shared Perspectives on Love, Forgiveness and a Connection to the Global Community

At a time when significant emphasis is placed on the issues that divide Americans, the Fetzer Institute's "Survey of Love and Forgiveness in...

Apr 26, 2010, 18:42 ET

Lawrence Sullivan Named New Fetzer Institute President and CEO. (PRNewsFoto/Fetzer Institute)[TK]

Lawrence Sullivan Named New Fetzer Institute President and CEO

The trustees of the Fetzer Institute have chosen Lawrence E. Sullivan as the Institute's next president and CEO. Sullivan, who will assume the post...

Sep 25, 2009, 08:00 ET

New Charter for Compassion Website Launches

On Sunday, as part of the World Peace Through Personal Peace Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, TED Prize winner Karen Armstrong will...