James O'Dea

Author, Social Change Leader

"Sacred activism holds a vision of a new consensus about humanity's global priorities
to bring healing, justice, peace and true sustainabilty to every corner of the Earth.

James O'Dea is a best-selling author and social change leader and trainer who has been part of many of social change organizations, including directing the Washington office of Amnesty International, heading the Seva Foundation and the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and is a member of the Evolutionary Leaders Group, The Shift Network and the Peace Alliance. A well-respected leader in international social healing, James O'Dea has conducted reconciliation dialogues for nearly two decades and was recognized as a Champion of Peace, Reconciliation and Forgiveness by the Worldwide Forgiveness Alliance. His many inspiring books, including, Creative Stress: A Path For Evolving Souls Living Through Personal and Planetary Upheaval (2010) and Cultivating Peace: Becoming a 21st Century Peace Ambassador (2012) have empowered countless others with the knowledge and tools to help build a more peaceful, just and sustainable world.


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