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

Posted by Erin Bechtol
10.18.18

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 … read more

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Culture of Peace Walk In Cincinnati, OH

Posted by Erin Bechtol
10.16.18

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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Nonviolent Carbondale Passes Compassionate Community Resolution

Posted by Erin Bechtol

Organizers in Carbondale, IL have been influencing and guiding our work at Campaign Nonviolence for years now. Their work in creating Nonviolent Carbondale inspired our Nonviolent Cities Project. They continue to accomplish greater feats in mainstreaming nonviolence and integrating it … read more

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Kings Bay Plowshares Walks Across Georgia

Posted by Erin Bechtol
10.12.18

Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  Kings Bay Plowshares organizers in Georgia scheduled a walk from Savannah to the Kings Bay Submarine Base during the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions. For every day of the walk, a different … read more

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Global Peace Film Festival in Orlando, FL

Posted by Erin Bechtol
10.11.18

by Nina Streich  // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  The Global Peace Film Festival, established in 2003, uses the power of the moving image to further the cause of peace on earth. From the outset, the GPFF envisioned … read more

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Petitioning for Love in Fond du Lac, WI

Posted by Erin Bechtol

by Ruth Battaglia // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  We held a contemplative prayer service at Marian University in Fond du Lac. In the manner of lament there was the silent naming of violence that was of concern to … read more

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Twin Cities Nonviolent Engages the Community for Action Week

Posted by Erin Bechtol

by Fay Connors  // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  From September 21-30, 2018, 100’s of individuals/organizations came together to provide over 70 events to educate, engage and send a message that a nonviolent Twin Cities is our future.  … read more

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Denver, CO Brings Families together in Nonviolence

Posted by Erin Bechtol

by Mark Meeks  // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  We gathered for worship in our sanctuary at our usual Sunday morning time.  We lit our Peace Prayer Candle as we do every Sunday.  We sang “Ain’t Gonna Study … read more

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Testimony from Atomic Bomb Survivors in Winooski, VT

Posted by Erin Bechtol
10.10.18

by Marguerite Adelman // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  From September 18-20, 2018, the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) Burlington VT Branch completed 3 days of nuclear disarmament/peace education programming at 6 schools (4 high schools … read more

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Sisters of the Most Precious Blood Pray Around the Peace Pole

Posted by Erin Bechtol

by Sr. Rosemary Russell  // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  The evening of September 19 was very peaceful. Gathered in the St. Joseph Chapel, O’Fallon, MO were Sisters of the Most Precious Blood, their Partners in Mission (Lay … 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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Nonviolent Carbondale Passes Compassionate Community Resolution

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

Organizers in Carbondale, IL have been influencing and guiding our work at Campaign Nonviolence for years now. Their work in creating Nonviolent Carbondale inspired our Nonviolent Cities Project. They continue to accomplish greater feats in mainstreaming nonviolence and integrating it … 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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