Nonviolence

George Lakey: How We Win

May 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

Longtime activist and author George Lakey is coming to the Jamaica Plains Forum to discuss his 10th book, How We Win. George Lakey has been active in direct action campaigns for six decades. Recently retired from Swarthmore College, where he was the Eugene M. Lang Visiting …

Stop the Next War Now Service: Drawing from experiences living alongside Afghans in the Afghan Peace Volunteer community and from recent studies regarding U.S. complicity with human rights violations and war in Yemen, Kathy will assert that one way to stop a “next” war is to …

Sheila Katz, author of Connecting with the Enemy: a Century of Palestinian-Israeli Joint Nonviolence will speak at Friends Meeting at Cambridge on October 29, Sunday, 1:15. Her groundbreaking research about efforts to build a just peace in Palestine-Israel by Israeli and Palestinian groups working nonviolently together inspires …

Pax Christi 2016 State Assembly

October 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Ending the Nuclear Nightmare: Faithful Witnesses and Non Violent Strategies.  A presentation by Marie Dennis and Jonathan Alan King, Saturday, October 22nd, at St. Susanna Parish, 262 Needham Street, Dedham MA. For directions: www.saintsusanna.org Registration begins at 8:30 am – Program 9:00 am to 3:00 pm; …

Walk with us for Peace!

May 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Mother’s Day Walk for Peace began in 1996 for families who had lost their children to violence. On a day that we celebrate mothers and children, the Walk became a place for families and friends to feel support and love with thousands of others …

Brayton Shanley is the co-founder, with his wife Suzanne Belote Shanley, of The Agape Community, a lay Catholic residential foundation on 34 acres of land in Hardwick, MA. Committed to nonviolence, contemplation and sustainability since its establishment in 1982, the community is involved in interfaith dialogue …

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