Pace e Bene

  • Sign Up for Email Updates

    Pace e Bene on FacebookPace e Bene on Facebook

Las Vegas Promotes Nonviolence

Posted by Ryan Hall

By Robert Majors

This year we combined our efforts with NDE (Nevada Desert Experience) to put together a weekend of events and share the ideas of nonviolence with the community. We started with some discussion on Saturday about the nuclear weapons and drones in Nevada. Sunday was our Campaign Nonviolence public training to discuss CARA and the environmental violence we are seeing in our world today, including the support of the Standing Rock protectors up north.

On Monday we had a Nonviolent Direct Action at the Nevada National Security Site and Creech AFB. There was good discussion throughout the entire weekend and the idea of nonviolence was greatly embraced even by the guards at the test site who said “Violence only begets more violence.” He was referring to some riots that were linked to the Black Lives Matter Protest, where he also stated that is not our job (as protesters), to which I reminded him of our intent, dismantling our nuclear arsenal. I hear good things from Standing Rock encouraging Nonviolent Direct Action!!! I look forward to supporting them, they need it, as do all indigenous people who care for our home.

See photos below.

Recent Posts

Spotlight Stories arrow
Read the notes from the call 1

Campaign Nonviolence Conference Call-October 2016

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

On October 11th we held our final CNV Conference call of 2016 to share and celebrate all the events that took place during the CNV Week of Actions!  Below are the notes and audio from the call.  Thank you to … read more

Read More

Promoting Peace in San Rafael,CA

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

Restorative Justice Dinner, Nonviolence Pledge Days & International Peace Day Demonstration By Angela Parker with the Social Justice Center of Marin The Social Justice Center of Marin kicked off a week of peace actions on Friday September 16th with our annual dinner, … read more

Read More
NV Lives blog image

New Book by Ken Butigan – Nonviolent Lives!

by Ryan Hall // Pace e Bene

Pace e Bene, Campaign Nonviolence, is pleased to announce that Ken Butigan’s Nonviolent Lives, foreword by Medea Benjamin, is in pre-press and will be released in mid-November, 2016. Long-time activist, teacher and author Ken Butigan has collected 45 stories highlighting leaders and participants of some of the most important nonviolent campaigns and movements of our era including unsung heroes, inspiring actions and movements that persevered against great challenges and succeeded in changing our world. read more

Read More
Image 01 Image 02
Please note: Our main office in Ohio has moved to Oregon. If you've mailed something to our Ohio address and it got returned, please mail to: PO Box F Corvallis, OR 97339