World Peace http://kcur.org en Drepung Gomang Monks / LGBTQ Youth Activism http://kcur.org/post/drepung-gomang-monks-lgbtq-youth-activism <p>On Thursday’s <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/central-standard" target="_blank">Central Standard</a>,</em> special guest host <strong><a href="http://kcur.org/people/brian-ellison" target="_blank">Brian Ellison</a></strong> is joined by a group of <strong>Tibetan monks</strong> currently touring the city. We'll talk about their simplistic, yet powerful values. Plus, hear some chants for peace and healing.</p><p>Then, later in the hour, we’ll talk with an ambitious group of young people about <strong>LGBTQ activism</strong> in schools and in the community. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:11:18 +0000 Tomeka Weatherspoon & Brian Ellison 24423 at http://kcur.org Drepung Gomang Monks / LGBTQ Youth Activism NBA's World Peace Gets Seven-Game Suspension For Elbowing Opponent http://kcur.org/post/nbas-world-peace-gets-seven-game-suspension-elbowing-opponent The basketball player formerly known as Ron Artest has been suspended for seven games for swinging his left elbow hard into the head of an opponent on Sunday.<p>Metta World Peace, as the Los Angeles Lakers forward is now known, will miss the team's last regular season game on Thursday. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 12:40:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 16548 at http://kcur.org NBA's World Peace Gets Seven-Game Suspension For Elbowing Opponent