Sept. 10, 17, 24: Jesus and Nonviolence

Thursday evenings, Sept. 10, 17 and 24 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., upstairs at the Resource Center for Nonviolence David Grishaw-Jones, pastor of the First Congregational Church of Santa Cruz gives an excellent perspective on the counter-culture, radical contribution of Jesus to social change for justice, peace and human rights.Jesus was an inspiration to Cesar […]

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Prop One – the Nuclear Disarmament and Economic Conversion Act of 2009

Thursday, Aug. 27, 7:00 p.m. Resource Center for Nonviolence 515 Broadway, Santa Cruz Contact: Barbara 831-423-1626 See the video “Nuclear Disarmament, Peace Through Reason” narrated by former nuclear weapons builder Dr. Ted Taylor. Hear Ellen Thomas talk about Prop One, where it is currently and what is needed to put it on the ballot. It’s a promise […]

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First-Hand From Honduras

Sat., Aug. 22 at 10:00 a.m. Resource Center for Nonviolence free and open to the public Contact: 831-475-7609 for more info Teacher, Activist Allan Fisher will share his  observations from his recent eight-day visit to Honduras. As a member of a Global Exchange delegation, Allan met with U.S. Deputy Mission Chief Simon Henshaw and Ambassador […]

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Sun. July 26: Interfaith Peace Builders Benefit

Sunday, July 26, 2009 7 to 9 p.m. Mill Gallery 131 Front St., Santa Cruz An evening of dessert, wine, music and belly dancers with Crystal Silmi. Scott Kennedy will give a presentation on the Peace Builders delegations and Congressional Accompaniment Program, which both lead delegations to Palestine/Israel where they meet with a wide variety […]

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Freedom Sounds Like Hafez

Sun. Aug. 2, 2009, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Resource Center for Nonviolence A book reading/signing of a new translation of 14th Century Iranian poet Hafez with Mahmood Karimi-Hakak and Bill Wolak, translators and a Q & A on Iran today. Karimi-Hakak is a Fulbright scholar, Iranian educator, poet, playwright, director and filmaker. Wolak is a […]

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