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In Jail for protesting death penalty

In Jail for Protesting the Death Penalty

by John Dear // Campaign Nonviolence

By Rev. John Dear. On Tuesday, Jan. 17th, 18 of us climbed the steps of the US Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. to protest the death penalty. We unfurled a huge thirty-foot long banner… read more

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What Kind of Nonviolence Training Do You Need?

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

by Rivera Sun for Campaign Nonviolence Campaign Nonviolence is often contacted by people who are looking for nonviolence trainings. Frequently, they are not sure what type of training they need, or what the catch-phrases are to describe what they’re looking … read more

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The Pledge of Resistance; and Why I Stand By It

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

By Michael Nagler with the Metta Center for Nonviolence Pledge of Protection & Nonviolent Resistance To ensure continued progress toward a world of peace, justice, and dignity for all, I HEREBY PLEDGE with love and determination that, for as long as required … read more

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New Stories for a New Era

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

By Tom H. Hastings // A Book Review of Rivera Sun’s Novel The Way Between This novel should be read aloud to everyone, by everyone, from childhood onward. It is an auspicious beginning to a new mythology of peace, of … read more

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Neither Victims Nor Executioners

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

By Piero Falci // A Campaign Nonviolence Associate and organizer of Silent Peace Walks, PeacefulWays and One Planet United. Originally posted on Piero’s blog here. Albert Camus was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1957, the second youngest writer to receive … read more

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Gandhi Alliance for Peace Visits Local School

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

Our friends at the Gandhi Alliance for Peace in Salt Lake City, UT recently shared with us a book project they have been working on for the past ten years to bring the message of nonviolence into local schools.  Deb … read more

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By Means of Peaceful Protest

by Ryan Hall // Pace e Bene

Since Pope Paul VI proclaimed January 1 a “World Day of Peace” in 1967, popes have issued statements for peace for that day. On December 8, in this most perilous of times, Pope Francis published the fiftieth World Day of Peace declaration for 2017 read more

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Press release: CNI Meets with Vatican Officials on Active Nonviolence

by Ryan Hall // Pace e Bene

PHOTO: Left to right: Sheila Kinsey, Julia Arcinegas, Jose Henriquez, Marie Dennis, Bishop Kevin Dowling, Bishop Marc Stenger, Gerry Lee, Ann Scholz, Bishop Luigi Bettazzi, Renato Sacco, Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, Felix Mushobozi, Pat Gaffney, Eli McCarthy, Greet Vanaerschot, Judy Coode, … read more

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Photos from Vatican Nonviolence Gathering

by Ryan Hall // Pace e Bene

Pace e Bene’s Ken Butigan and John Dear along with members of the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative met in Rome with Archbishop Paul Gallagher, number two at the Secretariat of State at the Vatican to discuss spreading the World Day of … read more

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