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A Human Future is a small, free e-quarterly publication of L’Arche that seeks to contribute to the public conversation about values and the shaping of the social ethos in which we live.

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Contributors

Al Etmanski
A Human Future, Volume 14, Number 1, Summer 2016
Social Innovation; Social Entrepreneurship:. An Interview with Al Etmanski
Marie Wilson
A Human Future, Volume 13, Number 4, Winter 2015
After the TRC— Citizen Engagement (Part II). An Interview with Commissioner Marie Wilson
Marie Wilson
A Human Future, Volume 13, Number 3, Autumn 2015
After the TRC—The Path Ahead (Part I). An Interview with Commissioner Marie Wilson
Ursula Franklin
A Human Future, Bonus Issue, Fall 2015
Democratic Essentials at Risk [revisited]. An Interview with Ursula Franklin
Scott Griffin
A Human Future, Volume 13, Number 2, Summer 2013
Philanthropy: Nourishing Our Cultural Life. An Interview with Scott Griffin

A Human Future, Volume 13, Number 1, 2015
SPECIAL ISSUE. Celebrating L’Arche’s Jubilee Year
Jean Vanier
A Human Future, Volume 12, Number 4, Winter 2013
Jean Vanier on Leadership. An Interview with Jean Vanier
John O'Donnell
A Human Future, Volume 12, Number 3, Fall 2013
Trauma and its Unpredictable Legacy. An Interview with John O'Donnell
Ruth Patterson
A Human Future, Volume 12, Number 2, Summer 2013
The Path of Peacemaking. An Interview with Ruth Patterson
Naheed Nenshi
A Human Future, Volume 12, Number 1, Spring 2013
Community-Building on an Urban Scale. An Interview with Mayor Naheed Nenshi of Calgary
Luke Stocking
Volume 11, Number 4, Winter 2012
Water—What Does It Mean to Us?. An Interview with Luke Stocking
Adam Gopnik
Volume 11, Number 3, Fall 2012
Food and Community. An Interview with Adam Gopnik
Jacques Dufresne
Volume 11, Number 2, Summer 2012
Understanding Quebec: What Other Canadians Should Know. An Interview with Jacques Dufresne
Jacquie Boughner
Volume 11, Number.1, Spring 2012
The Art of L'Arche Members. An Interview with Jacquie Boughner
Steven Estey
A Human Future, Vol. 10, Number 4, Winter 2011
Overcoming Invisibility. An Interview with Steven Estey on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Mary Jo Leddy MD
A Human Future, Vol. 10, Number 3, Fall 2011
Encountering 'The Other Face of God'. An Interview with Mary Jo Leddy
Baruch Rand
A Human Future, Vol. 3, Number 1, Summer 2004
Radical Amazement as a Door to Learning. Abraham Joshua Heschel’s Vision of Education by Otto Baruch Rand
Margaret Atwood
A Human Future, Vol. 10, Number 2, Summer 2011
Sobering Thoughts. An Interview with Margaret Atwood
Ursula Franklin
A Human Future, Vol. 10, Number 1, Spring 2011
Democratic Essentials at Risk. An Interview with Ursula Franklin
Jean Vanier
A Human Future, Volume 9, Number 4, Winter 2010
Jean Vanier’s Letter to the Parliamentary Committee on Palliative and Compassionate Care.
Yahya Qureshi
A Human Future, Volume 9, Number 3, Fall 2010
Canadian Muslims Looking to the Future. An Interview with Yahya Qureshi
Mark Kielburger
A Human Future, Volume 6, Number 1, March 2007
Young People Changing the World. An Interview with Marc Kielburger
Nuala P. Kenny MD
A Human Future, Vol.1, No. 2, July 2002
Pursuing Common Values and Transparency in Health Care. A Call to Recover our Moral Imagination
Beth Porter
A Human Future, Vol.1, No. 1, February 2002
Disappointment, Hope and Relationship with “the Other”.
Raheel Raza
A Human Future, Vol. 3, No. 2, May 2004
The Interfaith Imperative. A Canadian Muslim Woman’s View
Linden MacIntyre
A Human Future, Vol. 2, No. 4, November 2003
The Media and Society. The Passion of Linden MacIntyre, Host of CBC’s Fifth Estate - part two
Linden MacIntyre
A Human Future, Vol. 2, No. 3, September 2003
The Media and Society. The Passion of Linden MacIntyre, Host of CBC’s Fifth Estate - part one
David Adams Richards
A Human Future, Vol. 2, No. 2, July 2003
The Arts and Society. “Reminding us of what it is to be truly human.”
Miriam Wyman
A Human Future, Vol. 2, No. 1, April 2003
Renewing Democracy: Is there Hope?.
Mary Jo Leddy MD
A Human Future, Vol.1, No. 3, November 2002
Radical Gratitude. A Review by Mary Jo Leddy
Margaret Somerville
A Human Future, Vol. 3, No. 3, September 2004
Perfection? Human Values in the Balance. An interview with Margaret A. Somerville
Craig Jones
A Human Future, Volume 9, Number 2, Summer 2010
Punitive or Rehabilitative: What do we want for our Criminal Justice System?.
Shawn A-in-chut Atleo
A Human Future, Volume 9, Number 1, Spring 2010
Invited into Understanding: An Interview with AFN National Chief.
Ian Brown
A Human Future, Volum 8, Number 4, Winter 2009
Walker Brown : Pool of Hope; Collective Work of Art; Teacher : An Interview with Ian Brown.
James Penner
A Human Future, Volum 8, Number 3, Fall 2009
Learning from Millenial Youth : An Interview with James Penner.
Gerry Helleiner
Volume 8 Number 1, Spring 2009
The Plight of the Poor: An Interview with Gerry Helleiner.
Gabor Maté MD
A Human Future, Volume 7, Numeber 4, Winter 2008
The Practice of Compassion: An Interview with Gabor Maté, M.D..
Jessica Vostermans
A Human Future, volume 7, number 3, Fall 2008
Youth and International Development.
Jean Vanier
A Human Future, Volume 3, Number 4, November 2004
An interview with Jean Vanier. L’Arche 40th Anniversary issue
Jacques Dufresne

Redefining Being Human: An Interview with Jacques Dufresne.
Lloyd Axworthy
A Human Future, Volume 4, Number 2, June 2005
Public Service - It's a Vocation - An Interview with Lloyd Axworthy.
Elizabeth May
A Human Future, Volume 4, Number 3, 0ctober 2005
Caring for Planet Earth - An Interview with Elizabeth May.
Danny Graham
A Human Future, volume 7, number 2, june 2008
Restorative Justice: An Interview with Danny Graham QC.
Stephen Lewis
A Human Future, Volum 4, Number 4, December 2005
This does not permit us silence: An Interview with Stephen Lewis.
Jean Vanier and Balfour Mount MD
A Human Future, Volum 5, Number 1, March 2006
Journey to Personal and Social Transformation - An Interview with Jean Vanier and Dr. Balfour Mount. Special L'ARCHE FORUM issue
Philip Coulter
A Human Future, Volum 5, Number 2, June 2006
Conversation That Shapes Society - An Interview with Philip Coulter.
Pamela Wallin
A Human Future, Volum 5, Number 3, September 2006
Discovering what brings us together - An Interview with Pamela Wallin.
Louise Arbour
A Human Future, Volum 5, Number 4, November 2006
Changing Attitudes: Louise Arbour on Human Rights.
Katharine Pearson
A Human Future, Volum 6, Number 2, June 2007
Social Innovation: An Interview with Katharine Pearson.
Pamela Cushing
A Human Future, Volume 6, Number 3, Fall 2007
Altruism : An Interview with Dr. Pamela Cushing. Part I
Pamela Cushing
A Human Future, Volume 7, Number 1, February 2008
Altruism : An Interview with Dr. Pamela Cushing. Part II