Robert J. Burrowes has a lifetime commitment to understanding and ending human violence. He has done extensive research since 1966 in an effort to understand why human beings are violent and has been a nonviolent activist since 1981. He is the author of 'Why Violence?' His email address is and his website is at


Articles by Author

09 August 2017

A wonderful thing about observing and analyzing the human mind is that
there is a seemingly infinite variety of phenomena to observe and

25 July 2017

Human beings are now waging war against life itself as we continue to
destroy not just individual lives, local populations and entire species

30 May 2017

As 'mental health' issues gain more attention, sympathetic and
otherwise, in a wide variety of contexts and countries around the world,

17 May 2017

One inevitable outcome of the phenomenal violence we all suffer as children is that most of us live in a state of delusion throughout our lives. This makes...

23 April 2017

While much of the world is engulfed in violence of one sort or another (whether violence in the home or on the street, exploitation, ecological destruction...

15 March 2017

A recent report from Equality Now titled 'The World's Shame: The Global Rape Epidemic'...