What better way to get a sense of our work, and hear first-hand from the people who are affected by our programming, than through the medium of video. You can also find a listing of our videos on our YouTube channel.
- VideosThu, 18 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | The Challenges and Possibilities of...
On February 19th, 2016, delegates from the US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium (UPIC) were invited to a reception at the University of Management and Technology in Lahore, Pakistan. Faculty, students and administration welcomed the team with gifts, tour and a banquet; followed by a formal dialogue session with the theme: "The Challenges and Possibilities of the Interfaith Encounter."
- VideosWed, 17 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | KidSpirit is Fostering Change in...
More than 65% of the Pakistani population is under 35. That's why it is especially important to engage youth in any effort toward lasting change. On our 2016 UPIC trip to Pakistan we visited with Shanzae Asif, a former student at the Lahore University of Management Sciences who interned at Intersections. Shanzae has been the catalyst for two editorial boards in Pakistan, one in Karachi and one in Lahore.
- VideosTue, 16 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | The Singing of Psalm 94 in the...
Christians are a religious minority in Pakistan with an estimated 2.5 million adherents. The Prayer Tower Ministry in the Katchi Abadi F9 slum in Islamabad, is an independent Pentecostal community. UPIC delegates visited the marginalized community as part of their February 2016 visit to Pakistan. Here the congregation sings Psalm 94 in the Punjabi language.
- VideosThu, 11 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Critical Thinking Forum
The Critical Thinking Forum is a group of young scholars and intellectuals. Sofia Hussein said: "..this meeting with Intersections was a great opportunity for our students because these are not very common here in Pakistan... we should continue to have more of these sessions in order to bridge the gaps we have between Pakistan and the United States of America." Video by Tim Frakes.
- VideosWed, 10 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Greetings from Islamabad
Bob Chase greets us from Islamabad, Pakistan during Intersections' 5th trip to Pakistan as part of the UPIC initiative (US-Pakistan Interreligious Consortium). He invites us to come along with Intersections on this journey: "Join us on this journey and experience Pakistan, and American relationships with Pakistan, so that together we may be instruments of peace in a troubled world."
- VideosWed, 10 Feb 2016UPIC 2016 | Islamabad Morning
Through this short POV vignette, you can join our UPIC delegates on their morning commute in Islamabad, Pakistan, as they head out to participate in dialogues and visit project sites. Video by Tim Frakes.
- VideosThu, 10 Dec 2015Community Policing, Montclair, NJ
Police and officials in Montclair discuss the benefits of the Insight approach training they receive through Intersections’s Police/Community Enrichment Training initiative. Jamie Price of the Sargent Shriver Peace Institute explains, “The purpose is to help officers learn to be curious about the people they encounter... Police officers tend to be seen as a threat... We are helping them recognize the dynamics of that.”
- VideosWed, 25 Nov 2015Kairat Umarov Interview
In an interview with The Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United States Kairat Umarov, he explains the importance of the relationship between the U.S. and Kazakhstan. He commends the work of Intersections International for bringing together religious leaders from all over the world to dialogue about critical issues, come to common understanding, and then — most importantly — bring these conversations back to the hearts and souls of their people.
- VideosWed, 25 Nov 2015Kairat Umarov Remarks
The Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United States Kairat Umarov thanks Intersections International for their relentless work for interreligious peace. He speaks of the importance of mutual understanding, respect and trust between all people in light of recent terrorist activities. “You cannot shake hands with clenched fists, you have to open your arms to embrace someone.... We believe this is achievable if we join hands; we can make it happen.”
- VideosMon, 9 Nov 2015Rev. Bob Chase Interview Clip on Uniform Justice
Oct. 2015. In a Truth and Reconciliation conversation, Rev. Cheryl Lindsay of Cleveland's Mt. Zion Congregational Church and Rev. Bob Chase of Intersections talk with Associations General Minister Rev. Rita Root about "Uniform Justice," an initiative designed to move the conversation between the police and members of the community "from judgement to curiosity." Full video http://on.fb.me/1WLYWuj