NOLS was born in a time of tumult in the United States. In 1965 the Vietnam War was expanding, the Selma March paved the way for the Voting Rights Act, the Watts riots raged, and Malcolm X was assassinated. NOLS was not an accident. It was a response to a void that existed.
Fifty two years later in another time of considerable division, now is a good time to reflect on our values, our purpose and our place in the world.Read More