Cultivating equanimity in a time of violence

Reflections on shootings

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On July 5-6, 2016, in two separate incidents, black men were shot and killed by police officers. On July 7, a sniper opened fire on a peaceful protest and killed five policemen. Venerable Chodron gives talks in response to emails and articles written about these events.

  • A student’s letter on the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, in the wake of the shootings of policemen in Dallas
  • Venerable Chodron’s response
07-09-16 Cultivating Equanimity in a Time of Violence: Reflections on Shootings – BBCorner

Venerable Chodron gave a followup talk based on an article in the New York Times: “Seeking Unity, Not Division.”

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