Beyond yet another end of the world, fiscal cliff, Blah, Blah day of distraction, are decades of substance abuse, depression, suicide, domestic violence, public shootings, mass incarceration, a myriad of social, economic and environmental issues which have always been and likely will continue to be underfunded and ignored far into the future. read more »

The Peace Alliance is pleased to announce the launch of DoPeace, our online community of, by and for volunteers with The Peace Alliance, Student Peace Alliance and the Campaign for a U.S. Department of Peace. At DoPeace, we come together to celebrate, support and foster effective and FUN citizen-based peace activism. read more »

The victims and enemy mine, are counted one by one and honored upon the same field of regret, beside the loved ones harmed with identical pain, suffering and sorrow met, will this act of memorial, for but a single day, have any meaning to heal the loss of millions upon millions, gathering in the dust of history lost, changed and rewritten to cover the tracks of genocide, ethnic cleansing, murder, read more »

Dear Companions,
On the 2nd October 2008 I was repatriated to Sicily.
I do write with concern to the cessation of war.
I do urge the cessation of violence and hostilities.

The Resolution 55/282 was adopted at the fifty fifth session, 7th September 2001, 11th plenary meeting, by the competent organ of the United Nations. read more »

September seems to be filled with opportunities for peacemaking. September 21 is International Day of Peace with many events scheduled, and of course, September 11, the remembrance of 9-11. read more »


22,000 miles, 10 inch wheels, 90mpg. Community. And You.

Hey I'm Alix and I'm on the homestretch of a 22,000 mile ride for peace; just 2,000 miles before I arrive in D.C. read more »

I just left this on the Wall of Beliefs at

I invite you to leave your beliefs there as well. And share them here. Peace!

It is easier to wage war against nameless, faceless strangers than it is to raise weapons against friends.
Make as many friends in as many corners of the world as possible.
Make communities across oceans. read more »

If you are like me, you probably used to think of yourself as a "constitution thumper." Maybe you still do. However, if you are like me and over 70% of Americans, you think this country is "broken" beyond repair. Are you surprised at that number? I sure was! read more »

The following is a piece that has been submitted to the project, "One Million Peace Signs" as an answer to their call for folks to identify "Peace Heroes". I've asked that they publish the submission sometime this week, since the peace ride begins on Friday. Here's a preview for you folks. read more »

Chalk4Peace2007 SEPT 15 -23 - The Global Street Art Event

The pavements are an untapped media resource through which we ordinary peace loving folk can share our messages, hopes, dreams, ideas and create a new momentum towards peace - at a certain point there is critical mass in the cultural conversation which transforms into ACTION read more »

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