Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018
Mary Alice O'Connor

Thank You Sister Mary Alice O'Connor

By Nancy Merritt

Mary Alice O’Connor, a shining presence in our Peace Alliance community, passed away on December 3, 2018.  We already miss her.

The Mary...


Peace Is Not A Season - It's A Way Of Life - A Way Of Being

By Nancy Merritt

(Note:  This article was written by Margaret (Maggi) Koren, who is a long-time peace and social justice activist.  Maggi has been a peacebuilder with the Peace Alliance/ Campaign for a Department of Peacebuilding (DoP)...

Rep. Ron Dellums & MLK

Someday. With Liberty & Justice for All - DC Advocacy Days, Part I

By Nancy Merritt

“I am not going to back away from being called a radical.  If advocating for peace, justice and humanity toward all human beings is being radical,...

DoP Advocates at Rep. Alma Adams' (NC) Office 9/18

Then We Met Congress - DC Advocacy Days, Part II

By Nancy Merritt

While the Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court nominee hearings dominated national attention, Department of Peacebuilding (DoP/ H.R. 1111) advocates injected violence prevention and peacebuilding into...

San Diego Students Advocate for Peaceful World

Delivering Hope for a World Where Students Don't Have to Worry About Where to Hide in a Mass Shooting

By Nancy Merritt

For students and community leaders in San Diego, violence is not an abstract concept.



Action Team Updates

Departments & Infrastructures for Peace Discussed at World Beyond War Conference

2018 "World Beyond War" Toronto Conference Included Departments & Infrastructures for Peace (I4P) Workshop

I am a long-time advocate within the U.S. “Peace Alliance” Department of Peacebuilding Campaign for the current bill in Congress to establish a cabinet-level Department of Peacebuilding...

World Peace In Cameroon
Department of Peacebuilding Act of 2017 Recently Reintroduced in U.S. Congress!

Supporter Updates

Rep. Barbara Lee, Sponsor DoP Legislation

Rep. Barbara Lee Urges Building Peace Together, Ending War & Violence as the Norm

In her letter message to attendees of the World Beyond War conference in Toronto, Canada, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) urged building peace together.  The theme of that...

Mother's Day 2018 Call for Peace & CA, CO, GA Photos
Mother's Day Peace 2018 - More No. CA & So. CA Photos


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