The Application of the Timeless Wisdom of Gandhi and King Today

August 6, 2020 — Organized by the Department of English, Rajiv Gandhi University in Collaboration with Gandhi-King Initiative Centre, Stanford University, USA & Gandhi King Foundation, Hyderabad, India. Keynote Presentation by Jonathan Granoff, President of the Global Security Institute and Representative to the United Nations of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates Dr. Prasad, […]

Messages of Support for the Inaugural Millennium Development Goals Awards

In 2008, messages of peace were delivered at the Point of Peace Summit in Stavanger, Norway. The messages were in support of the Inaugural Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Awards and Humanitad Global Impact Forum. “A measure of a civilized society is how it treats its most vulnerable,” said Jonathan Granoff, President of the Global Security […]

Kazakhstan: October 18 Celebrations, the Day of Spiritual Consent

In Kazakhstan, October 18 is celebrated as a day that unites the people around traditional moral values, promulgates the idea of tolerance and spiritual accord for the sake of peace and stability of Kazakhstan society. On October 18th 1992 the 1st World Congress of Spiritual Consent under the patronage of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev took […]

World Unity Week: Inner Peace and Outer Peace

GSI President Jonathan Granoff speaks on the relationship between inner peace and creating world peace, joined by Azza Karam, Secretary-General, Religions for Peace, Audrey Kitagwa, Founder, International Academy for Multicultural Cooperation, and Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, Secretary-General, Global Interfaith WASH Alliance.

Timeless Wisdom of Gandhi and King Today (Peace, Nonviolence and Nuclear Weapons)

Timeless Wisdom of Gandhi and King Today (Peace, Nonviolence and Nuclear Weapons) Season of Nonviolence 2020 My Friends, We are in the family of those who value love, justice, compassion, reason, and wisdom. The consequence of bringing these treasures into action is peace. For striving and helping to bring peace into the world, I thank […]

Speech: Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento California

Reflections and Policies for Human Unity  By Jonathan Granoff  President, Global Security Institute www.gsinstitute.org  Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento California May 2, 2019 It is an honor to address on of America’s if not the world’s oldest most successful interfaith organizations. I believe we share an appreciation for Saadi, the Persian poet of the 13th […]

Jonathan Granoff and Angaangaq Angakkorsuaq in Greenland

Standing at the edge of the polar ice caps, it is clear that the destruction of our Earth by nuclear weapons and its degradation by the man-made factors of climate change are inextricably linked. Join us as GSI President Jonathan Granoff and Angaangaq Angakkorsuaq (“Man Who Looks Like His Uncle”), an Eskimo-Kalaallit Elder whose family […]

International Day of Peace

On UN International Day of Peace (September 21, 2018), Jonathan Granoff Dr. Jane Goodall underscored their commitments to peace. Granoff shared his views on peace at an interfaith event at the UN Church Center. Listen to his conversation: