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RCNV’s response to the killing of George Floyd May 25, 2020

Justice will remain illusive unless we take an honest look at ourselves and how we are complicit in the perpetuation of racist ideas and actions within our lives and institutions. The senseless killing of George Floyd has devastated our community, nation and the world by laying bare the racist realities of People of Color yet…
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Creating Positive Peace and Making Nonviolence Mainstream

In response to the political turmoil, prejudice, and violence plaguing our country, the Resource Center for Nonviolence held their twice-yearly Kingian Nonviolence Conflict Reconciliation Training May 12th and 13th. Attended by a diverse group of individuals from different genders, ages, and ethnicities, the event provided participants with skills to peacefully navigate and effectively transform the…
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Support the SELMA Cultural Exchange Trip 2018!

The Resource Center for Nonviolence is asking for your help:   ​​ SUPPORT THE SELMA CULTURAL EXCHANGE TRIP 2018!  Your contribution will go to support TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS/SUBSIDIES for students and other undeserved community members: —- Limited spaces still available: Registration form. See a PDF PRESENTATION for additional info. From Tuesday, March 27th – Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 a group of 12 students…
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“Nonviolence isn’t just a tactic, it’s a goal.” – Artist and activist Bree Newsome

Watch this video from the Washington Post: a powerful statement about nonviolence in the current moment. “Nonviolence isn’t just a tactic, it’s a goal.” – Artist and activist Bree Newsome. https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/The_Washington_Post/20170825/59a08441e4b0197db399628c/59a08f76e4b0b07aa661030a_t_1503694735668_master.m3u8 “Nonviolence is a commitment to ending violence in all its forms.” Artist and activist Bree Newsome says that, like the rise of the Ku…
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Get in trouble- Good trouble, with Nonviolence! Check it out: interviews with Congressman John Lewis

Get in Trouble- Good Trouble, with Nonviolence…!  Interviews with Rep. John Lewis 9/1/16: Congressman John Lewis interviewed by Stephen Colbert on Get in Trouble- Good Trouble, with Nonviolence…  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ATwisIrtfg Excerpts below or click links to see the full Comedy Central videos from the August 8, 2016, Trevor Noah interview with Rep. John Lewis, GA,  on nonviolence.…
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