Category Archives: Non-violence

safety pin brigade

PEACE: PPJPC joins Safety Pin Brigade

By Debra Fortenberry #SafetyPinBrigade COS is the arch-rallying banner for a coalition of non-profits, advocacy groups and individuals who have united to communicate our commitment to holding safe space for…

moms for peace

PEACE: Mother’s Day began as peace holiday

By Trudy Thomas Americans love to spend money on mom when it comes to the annual Mother’s Day. But the $20-billion commercialized holiday has lost sight of the original vision…


PEACE: Local Muslims speak out on terror

By Arshad Yousufi The terrorist attacks in Paris followed by a mass shooting in San Bernardino raised concerns in America about Muslims living in our communities. Responding to those concerns…