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Fighting Back

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.17.17
Fighting Back

By Mel Gurtov // Posted with permission from PeaceVoice Since Inauguration Day, the streets of US cities have been filled with protesters. Major demonstrations are being planned to follow up on the hugely successful Women’s March. Environmental, science, human rights, … read more

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Zumwalt Destroyer Protesters found Guilty

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.13.17
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Connie Jenkins, member of Pax Christi Maine and involved with Pace e Bene/Campaign Nonviolence, along with eleven others held a nonviolent civil disobedience action last June 2016 at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine. Read more about it on a … read more

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Connecting You to Action!

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.10.17
Connecting you to action

In the spirit of supporting the growing culture of active nonviolence, we are sharing calls-to-action from various groups and campaigns in the movement of movements. Here are a few that caught our attention this week: Today and onward! Move Your … read more

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Resistance Gone Mainstream

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.09.17
Resistance gone mainstream

By Patrick T. Hiller // Posted with permission from PeaceVoice When reality show celebrity Donald Trump won the 2016 Presidential election, many of us who professionally and passionately work for peace and justice knew that it was once again time … read more

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Straight Talk about Nonviolent Activism

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.06.17
Straight talk about activism

By CNV Associate Scott Brown // Originally posted on ElephantJournal.com I spent four months this past summer and fall on a road trip promoting my book, Active Peace: A Mindful Path to a Nonviolent World. A big part of my … read more

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Standing with Standing Rock in New Hampshire

Posted by Ryan Hall
Standing with Standing rock culture of peace

Pace e Bene’s Northeast Associate, LR Berger, has been hosting a Building a Culture of Peace Forum for the last several years and recently held an event to support Standing Rock.  Below is her report on this event along with … read more

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Nonviolent Resistance to Trump: Creative, Powerful . . . and Growing

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.03.17
Trump resistance

by Rivera Sun The rise of Donald Trump has been infuriating, horrifying, and ridiculous all at once. Meanwhile, what we, the People, are doing to resist injustice, oppression, discrimination, hate, bigotry, and authoritarianism is downright inspiring. Nonviolent action is reaching … read more

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White Privilege Makes Some Uncomfortable

Posted by Ryan Hall
White priv.

By James A. Haught // Posted with permission from PeaceVoice Years ago, I visited our state’s former black mental hospital and fell into conversation with a witty, friendly, black psychiatrist. He taunted me:  “You’re a racist, you know.” “No, no, no,” I … read more

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Join the First 2017 Campaign Nonviolence Conference Call!

Posted by Ryan Hall
02.02.17
Join CNV Conference Call BLOG SIZE

Pace e Bene invites you to join us for our first Campaign Nonviolence Conference Call of 2017, scheduled for Tuesday, February 28th at 5pm Pacific/8pm Eastern. We will be talking about meeting the challenges of these times.  These calls provide … read more

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Divest from War, Invest in People

Posted by Ryan Hall
01.31.17
Divest from war

by Kathy Kelly // Posted with Permission from PeaceVoice All Trump, all the time. With a punishing, disorienting barrage of executive orders, President Trump is reversing hard fought gains made in environmental protection, health care, women’s rights, immigration policy, and … read more

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Zumwalt Destroyer Protesters found Guilty

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

Connie Jenkins, member of Pax Christi Maine and involved with Pace e Bene/Campaign Nonviolence, along with eleven others held a nonviolent civil disobedience action last June 2016 at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine. Read more about it on a … read more

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Connecting you to action

Connecting You to Action!

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

In the spirit of supporting the growing culture of active nonviolence, we are sharing calls-to-action from various groups and campaigns in the movement of movements. Here are a few that caught our attention this week: Today and onward! Move Your … read more

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A Public Call to Protect All People

by Ryan Hall // Featured Story

National Christian Leaders Cite “Threatening, Authoritarian Messages” PRESS RELEASE 1/10/17 Noting concern that “threatening, authoritarian messages” accompanying the recent election of Donald J. Trump “open the way to more radical attacks on human rights and democratic processes” within the United … read more

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