Future Talk #38: Peace Innovation Lab

Can social networking technology advance the cause of peace? This episode examines the Peace Innovation Lab at Stanford University, which uses networking tools such as Facebook to build grassroots relationships between people on opposing sides of conflicts. The guests are Margarita Quihuis, director of the Lab, and Mark Nelson, one of the Lab’s cofounders. In addition to the work of the Lab, the show also discusses broader issues of war and peace and the challenges involved in peacemaking.