Welcome to the Institute for InterGroup Understanding
This website is dedicated to InterGroup Peace and InterGroup Understanding. It explains why we have more than 200 interethnic and InterGroup conflicts in the world today, and helps people understand how to reduce conflicts and live in Peace. This website offers books, essays, insights, reflections, paradigms, poetry, and thought pieces about InterGroup Peace.
Peace is possible. Peace is needed. We should all work together to create a Peace Movement now.
Three Key Years
The children whose brains are exercised in the first Three Key Years of life have larger vocabularies, learn to read more easily, and are much less likely to drop out of school.
You can exercise and strengthen your baby's brain by talking, reading and signing directly to your child — beginning at birth.
The Art of Intergroup Peace
We need a Peace Movement for America that allows us to overcome our damaging and dangerous inter group instincts to build lasting Peace.
Brain Hero (The Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University)
Nurturing Your Baby's Brain
Science and brain scans now tell us that the first three years of life are absolutely critical years for the development in your baby's brain. That development starts for each baby on the day they are born.
The Institute for InterGroup Understanding exists to help create intergroup Peace. We need to intellectually overcome our more negative and damaging instinctive behaviors. We instinctively divide the world into "Us" and "Them" — and we react very differently to…
We need to eliminate the learning gaps in our schools that are damaging so many children. The learning gaps have been getting worse — and that is happening because the basic realities of brain development science tells us that the things we need to do to…
Why We Are Polarized
Klein is focused primarily on our political world, and he offers an extremely useful history of our main political parties that explains very clearly how we got to where we are now in each party and why that polarization has happened and continues to exist.
September 18, 2020 / 1:09 PM
Ezra Klein wrote a wonderful book called “Why We’re Polarized”. He said we are “Polarized” and he has given us some… https://t.co/Sq4bWYGscg
August 6, 2020 / 11:08 AM
RT @GCHalvorson: We Owe it to Ourselves to Tell the Truth to Each Other | Peace Thoughts | Intergroup Institute. We Can Each Decide To…
The Art of Intergroup Peace
The Art of InterGroup Peace has an array of eight approaches that can be used to steer and channel intergroup interactions - ranging from a truce or ceasefire at one end of the continuum to a full merger and complete intergroup assimilation at the other end of the continuum.