RCNV is HIRING: JOB OPENING: Program Staff/ Project ReGeneration & Nonviolence Training

RCNV is Hiring! We’re looking for a dynamic,  self-motivated person to focus on outreach to youth and young adults in SC County and inspire them to change the world!  Applications accepted until June 3, 2016 See PDF job announcement link, or see text below: 5.24.16. PROGRAM STAFF Project ReGeneration, Nonviolence Ed. -Trainng jobAnnouncement ——- Resource […]

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Stephen Zunes writes: Berrigan’s witness to nonviolence challenged church and nation

Berrigan’s witness to nonviolence challenged church and nation By Stephen Zunes Originally published in NCROnline, May 9, 2016, reposted on HuffPost Religion… Jesuit Fr. Daniel Berrigan, who died at the end of April, not only challenged the conscience of the Catholic church and the nation on the dangers of militarism and the need to affirm Christ’s […]

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Interview with John Dear about Dan Berrigan and the importance of the movement for nonviolence

Over the weekend, John Dear was interviewed on the RT-UK TV show Going Underground about his friendship with Fr. Daniel Berrigan and the importance of getting involved in the movement for nonviolence. Powerful watching! http://www.paceebene.org/…/john-dear-interviewed-on-rt-uk-…/ John Dear is an internationally recognized voice for peace. Archbishop Desmond Tutu recently nominated John Dear for the Nobel Peace […]

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5.7.16: Mark Braverman: BDS not anti-Semitic — it’s the best hope for Israel

Mark Braverman:  BDS not anti-Semitic — it’s best hope for Israel By Mark Braverman, Special to the Santa Cruz Sentinel POSTED: 05/07/16, 5:20 PM PDT | http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/opinion/20160507/mark-braverman-bds-not-anti-semitic-x2014-its-best-hope-for-israel In his April 30 opinion piece, Rabbi Richard Litvak names the “Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel.” In so doing he asks us to agree that the intent of […]

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The Justice for Palestine conference was a great success!

The April 29 and 30, 2016 JUSTICE FOR PALESTINE: Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions at the Crossroads of Campus, Church and Community conference held at Peace United Church in Santa Cruz was a great success, with 350 participants, excellent speakers and workshop leaders, great spirit. BDS founder Omar Barghouti skyped in from Ramallah. It was a strong contribution […]

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Remembering Daniel Berrigan 1921 – 2016

Daniel Berrigan, former resident activist at RCNV in our founding year, widely known nonviolent resister, poet, author, social critic, Jesuit priest, and with William Stringfellow a significant donor towards the RCNV remodel, died April 30, 2016 at age 94. New York Times article about Dan Berrigan:http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/01/nyregion/daniel-j-berrigan-defiant-priest-who-preached-pacifism-dies-at-94.html?_r=0 http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/postscript-daniel-berrigan-1921-2016 The Resource Center for Nonviolence, founded in 1976, […]

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