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Criminalizing Sleep: Why We Must Do More to Address the Homelessness Crisis

Posted by Erin Bechtol
07.17.18

by George Cassidy Payne Going inside is something most of us take for granted all day long. Most of us can go inside a cafe to buy a cup of coffee without causing an awkward situation. We can go inside buses … 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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John Dear Interview at The Progressive

Posted by Erin Bechtol
07.10.18

In between book tour stops for his new book They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change, John Dear stopped by the office of The Progressive for an interview with Norman Stockwell. Over the course … read more

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A JUSTICE THAT HEALS

Posted by Erin Bechtol
07.06.18

by George Payne From June 28-30, 2018, I had the opportunity to attend the International Restorative Justice Conference in Burlington, Vermont. The conference was entitled “Global Unity and Healing: Building Communities with a Restorative Approach.” It was sponsored by the … read more

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15th Annual Hiroshima Day Sackcloth & Ashes Peace Vigil, Los Alamos, NM, August 4, 2018

Posted by Erin Bechtol
07.05.18

by John Dear On Saturday, August 4th at 2:00 p.m. at Ashley Pond, in downtown Los Alamos, NM, people of peace, faith and conscience will commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, at the … read more

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Read the Notes from the June CNV Conference Call!

Posted by Erin Bechtol
07.01.18

On June 28th we held our monthly National Campaign Nonviolence Conference Call.  We discussed the events coming up during the Week of Actions Sept. 15-23, 2018.  If you missed the call, you can read the notes or listen to the … read more

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Greater Springfield CNV Rally for Nonviolence

Posted by Erin Bechtol
06.26.18

Our friends at the Greater Springfield Campaign Nonviolence organized a walk and rally through Springfield, MA to demonstrate the importance of the loving thy neighbor. On their walk, CNV Greater Springfield stopped at various places around the city to pray for … read more

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Hip Hop Caucus Presents Think 100%, a Climate Change Radio Show

Posted by Erin Bechtol
06.25.18

Hip Hop Caucus’ Think 100% is changing how people are getting engaged in the fight for climate justice and the environmental movement with a radio show hosted by founder—and Pace e Bene board member—Rev. Lennox Yearwood. Check out the info … read more

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Morro Bay’s Nonviolent City Proclamation

Posted by Erin Bechtol
06.21.18

By Ruth Ann Angus In 2016 it became apparent to me that my town was in trouble. Too much violence, mostly verbal, on social media sites and at a variety of civic and city meetings alerted me. It was an election … read more

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Read the Notes from the Latest Nonviolent Cities Project Conference Call!

Posted by Erin Bechtol

On June 19th we held a conference call for the Nonviolent Cities Project. We discussed the progress cities around the country are making and the steps budding organizers can take to build momentum. If you missed the call, you can … read more

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Covenant of Nonviolence for Convergence

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

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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John Dear Interview at The Progressive

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

In between book tour stops for his new book They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change, John Dear stopped by the office of The Progressive for an interview with Norman Stockwell. Over the course … read more

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The Beatitudes of Peace with John Dear

by Erin Bechtol // Home Page News

Have you wondered what Jesus meant when he said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit,” or “Blessed are the meek?” Have you ever asked yourself if these Beatitudes are merely spiritual ideals or teachings that can ground and center your … read more

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