The Bahá'í Faith in the Media
New York Times Bestselling author of "High Conflict: Why We Get Trapped and How We Get Out" Amanda Ripley in an Aspen Institute interview speak about the ways the Bahá'í Faith breaks out of the binary, political, high conflict environment currently rampant! She outlines a process of consultation and elections the Bahá'ís follow. The Bahá'ís around the world in 233 countries hold annual local and national democratic elections. Locally, these elections are held in the communities of Austin, Round Rock, Pflugerville, San Marcos, and Cedar Park!
"In our World of Worship series, we're exploring different ways people practice faith and religion around the globe. In this installment, we're looking at one of the fastest growing religions in the world, the Bahá'í faith. There are now more than 100,000 Bahá'í communities worldwide. Dana Jacobson takes you on a journey to the "Mother Temple of the West."
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