Author Archives: Robin Grille

Orlando, not so far away

Omar Mateen was once a beautiful and innocent baby boy. He was not born to be a slaughterer.  Was this terrorism? Yes, if by this we mean the terror that he suffered for desiring men when his father reviled homosexuality. … Continue reading

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The Biggest Line in the Sand

May 2016, they meet in Dakar. Humanity rolls up its sleeves, and re-greens the biggest desert. Changing the climate. Feeding the hungry. Multi-crops among the trees, in a gigantic, new and bio-diverse forest. From despair come unity and daring. Something … Continue reading

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The New Harmonious Industrial Revolution

So simple…so many of the world’s most frightening problems solved at once… Is this a time for hopelessness and fear, or a time for paradigm-shifting solutions? A farm that RESTORES the environment?? Really??? While feeding a populace, restoring health, providing … Continue reading

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Mongolia bans corporal punishment!

By prohibiting physical punishment in al settings, Mongolia has just become the first country in East Asia to do so. Once the most feared warriors and invaders throughout Asia and Europe, now leaders in peace-oriented reform. 49 nations have prohibited, … Continue reading

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Jewish rejection of circumcision: growing fast!

Fantastic news. Across several branches of Judaism, and in the secular Jewish world, in USA, South America, Europe and even in Israel – yes, very much so in Israel – young Jewish parents and rabbinical authorities are no longer amputating … Continue reading

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Parenting Workshops in Mona Vale

Parenting can sure be stressful, and that might be the understatement of the year. There is so much information out there about what children need in order to thrive. But not enough attention is given to what we need as parents, … Continue reading

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Closing remarks in New York, December 2014

This was the last brief interview we did with Lisa Reagan from Kindred Community. We were in New York, at the end of my ‘Parenting for a Peaceful World Tour’, and we were talking about the global Children’s Liberation Movement. … Continue reading

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Help wanted: to take Parenting for a Peaceful World…to China!

I have exciting news. There is a project underway to translate my book ‘Parenting for a Peaceful World’ into Chinese. Why? Progressive parents and educators in Hong Kong despair at the lack of freedom of thought in Chinese education systems. … Continue reading

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The state of childhood – an update

A massive study, 96 nations in all, published in the Pediatrics journal. Around the world, more than half of the world’s children were the victims of violence – and that’s just 2014.         Bear in mind, that … Continue reading

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How do we Birth a new Humanity?

What do our changing childbirth practices have to do with the kinds of societies we create? Can we build interconnectedness and an ecologically harmonious model of society…by reforming how we bring children into this world? In one of the most beautiful … Continue reading

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