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Standing up for “Everything You Treasure”

ENGLEWOOD, N.J., April 24— After volunteering with a nuclear abolition NGO and reading SGI President Ikeda’s annual peace proposal to the United Nations, high school senior Erika Ogino wanted to bring her disarmament awareness to school. Last summer, she…

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SGI-USA Responds to Shootings in Orlando, Florida

June 13, 2016 On behalf of our Soka Gakkai International-USA (SGI-USA) Buddhist community, we offer both our deep prayers and our resolve for action in response to the senseless murder of 49 precious human beings as well as…

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A Revolution in You

Check out the SGI-USA’s anthem for the abolition of nuclear weapons. The music video was spearheaded by the SGI-USA student division as part of the “Our New Clear Future” movement, which aims to eradicate nuclear weapons by 2030—beginning…

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“Humanism of the Lotus Sutra” Exhibit Opens

“At all times I think to myself: How can I cause living beings to gain entry into the unsurpassed way and quickly acquire the body of a buddha?” —Shakyamuni Buddha, The Lotus Sutra WESTON, Fla., Feb. 13—It would…

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To the Next Generation of Artists by Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock

Recently jazz icons and SGI-USA members, Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock, penned an incredible open letter to future generations of artists. The letter urges the next generation of artists to focus their energy on “being the best human…

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