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Risking Arrest at the White House

Posted by Erin Bechtol
09.28.18

By Rev. John Dear // Also posted on Waging Nonviolence In the face of our ever-widening fascism, our steady assault on the poor, the earth, and the remnants of democracy, friends and I decided to up our ante and wage … read more

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Report from the DC National Convergence

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.23.18

Our national Campaign Nonviolence Convergence in Washington D.C. on Friday and Saturday was a powerful gathering for the movement for nonviolence witnessed by thousands of people during the day. We began with a nonviolence training on Friday afternoon and an evening panel … read more

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Campaign Nonviolence Week Takes Off

Posted by John Dear
09.17.18

By Rev. John Dear Two weeks ago, after CODEPINK friends disrupted the Capitol hearings, the man in the White House (I like Harry Potter–“He Who Shall Not Be Named”) said that protesting should be illegal. “I think it’s embarrassing for … read more

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Campaign Nonviolence Mounts Nationwide Week of Action

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.13.18

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Ryan Hall, 510-268-8765                                                                    … read more

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Bangor Maine Prepares for Action Week

Posted by Ryan Hall

By Mary Ellen Quinn, Co-Coordinator of Pax Christi Maine, the Catholic Peace Movement and a Campaign Nonviolence Organizer in Bangor, ME. There is no question that we dwell in a culture of violence. Unless you live on a remote mountain … read more

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Seize The Time

Posted by Erin Bechtol
08.08.18

by Pace e Bene board member George Paz Martin Also posted on the United for Peace and Justice website Every time we view the news in the paper or on television or the internet, we are struck by the tragic … read more

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Covenant of Nonviolence for Convergence

Posted by Ryan Hall
07.12.18

Campaign Nonviolence National Convergence Covenant of Nonviolence for Sept. 21-22, 2018, Washington, D.C. This covenant of nonviolence is based on the guidelines of nonviolence which Dr. King used in the Birmingham, AL Campaign, in the Spring of 1963. We encourage everyone to reflect … read more

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NCR Interviews John Dear in Madison, WI

Posted by Erin Bechtol
04.16.18

John Dear is halfway through his nationwide 50-city book tour to launch the release of his latest book They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace & Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change. During this tour, while in Madison, WI on April 4, … read more

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Who Is Your King? Who Is Your God?

Posted by Ryan Hall
04.04.18

The following address was delivered between five and six o’clock by Rev. Emmanuel Charles McCarthy  on April 4, 1993 at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated there at 6:02 P.M., twenty-five years earlier … read more

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Seeking Campaign Nonviolence Outreach Assistant

Posted by Ryan Hall
03.23.18

Seeking Campaign Nonviolence Outreach Assistant Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service is a non-profit organization working to foster a just and peaceful world through nonviolence education, community-building, and action.  We are seeking to contract with an experienced self-starter qualified to carry … read more

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Hold the Burgers, Hold the Fries, Make Our Wages Supersized

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

By George Paz Martin, photos by Joe Brusky At high noon, October 3, 2018, over a hundred underpaid, fast food workers, their families, union supporters, and community members including Greater Milwaukee Greens marched on a Milwaukee McDonald’s to demand a … read more

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Culture of Peace Walk In Cincinnati, OH

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

by Andrea Koverman // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  The Culture of Peace Walk and celebration were beautiful! Around 150 people gathered in the outside area of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to hear our mayoral proclamation … read more

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Join John Dear on a Journey of Peace to Ireland

by Erin Bechtol // Home Page News

Join John Dear on a journey of peace to Northern Ireland, June 12-20, 2019. Places are limited—register now!   Pace e Bene friends are invited to spend eight days immersed in the beautiful Irish landscape, community, music, and poetry as we hear … read more

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