A collection of commentaries on important events and trends
A collection of commentaries on important events and trends

Global Voices

Individuals of many cultures, nationalities, religions, and beliefs are actively involved with Initiatives of Change. These commentaries represent the views of the writer and not necessarily those of Initiatives of Change as a whole. If you would like to contribute a commentary, please email us. We welcome feedback that contributes to the stated aim of this website which is to build relationships of trust across the world's divides. The editors reserve the right to refuse contributions that use intemperate language or vilify others and which do not in our view encourage productive dialogue.

Tracie Mooneyham

At this point in the year most people are trying to gather close with family and friends; this is regardless of religion or heritage.

Dr Monica Spooner

Dr Monica Spooner found herself wondering, 'How will Britain mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration?’ In ignorance and disbelief, she r

Tracie Mooneyham

To my dear friends, colleagues the world over, and all who wonder what’s going on in the US as of late, I feel the need to express some sort of res

Mercy Okalowe

In 2011, Mercy Okalowe was working as a Regional Coordinator for Initiatives of Change Canada.

Lena Kashkarova

Olena Kashkarova is from Ukraine and will join the International Council of IofC beginning the 1 January 2017.

Dick Ruffin

America’s nightmare is over. Or is it? Toxins infused into the body politic through a protracted and horrific campaign are not easily purged.