Tag Archives: BlogTalkRadio host Priscilla Dames

‘Conflict Corner’ Host Priscilla Dames Helps Rehab Former Nigerian Guerrilla Fighters

Every now and then, we meet a host whose day job makes us say, “Wow.” And in the case of Priscilla Dames, we were not only wowed, but humbled by her commitment to her cause.

It seems the host of BlogTalkRadio’s Conflict Corner made a similar impression on her hometown paper.

 CAPTION: "My training focused on making them understand that their fight is valid but they must learn how to get what they want without killing," Priscilla (above) tells The Times of her students

"My training focused on making them understand that their fight is valid but they must learn how to get what they want without killing," Priscilla (above) tells the Times of her students.

In a story in the current edition of the South Florida Times, headlined “Miamian Teaches Reconciliation in Nigeria,” reporter Juliana Accioly writes:

Nelson Mandela, the first South African president elected in a fully representative democratic election, once observed that ‘If you want to make peace with your enemy you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.’

“Those words resonate with Priscilla Dames, owner of Wingspan Seminars, a training and conflict resolution company— so much so that she was hired to lead a two-week rehabilitation program in Nigeria for former guerrilla fighters.”

The Times goes on to Continue reading