A.J. Mendoza found Quakers as a young adult. He describes the powerful mystical experience that had him crying in the Meetinghouse, and kept him coming back.
Last week, Quaker School Moses Brown’s school closing announcement went viral. The video, uploaded to YouTube, is called School is Closed. It’s a parody of the song Let it Go from the Disney movie Frozen and it now has over 3 million views in just over a week.
Quaker War Tax Resistance: In 1994, Joseph Olejak stopped paying taxes. Find out why, and what his Quaker Meeting did when it landed him in jail.
Vanessa Julye, author of “Fit For Freedom, Not For Friendship: Quakers, African Americans, and the Myth of Racial Justice” discusses overcoming racism in the Religious Society of Friends.
Quakers aren’t just anti-violence. Much of our work is pro-healing. John Calvi, a renowned Quaker healer, on why healing work is so incredibly essential.
If “War is not the Answer” what is? Diane Randall of FCNL (Friends Committee on National Legislation) talks Quaker pacifism, pentagon spending, and the military industrial complex.
It’s the 3 year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. Micah Bales talks with QuakerSpeak about the spiritual element of the movement.
Su Penn on Quakers and sex: “Quakers are uniquely qualified to transform how we deal with sex and sexuality in our culture .”
Scott Holmes, a Quaker lawyer from Durham North Carolina, felt led to stop wearing a tie in the courtroom. This is his story of exploring that leading and its implications.
Niyonu Spann, founder of Beyond Diversity 101, talks about her idea of heaven and how she invites everyone (including white men) to fully bring it.