Engaged Buddhism

The tension between ‘doing something’ and ‘sitting there’ can be a real dilemma on the spiritual path. Here are stories of how people are using their Buddhist beliefs to engage in social issues.
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The tension between 'doing something' and 'sitting there' can be a real dilemma on the spiritual path. How do you make a difference in the world? Is it by getting out there and doing good work? Or by meditating in solitude and doing work on yourself?