Danielle Glassner with young Ugandan

Peace envoy mission on hold

by Genie Durland Members of Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission’s Middle East Peace Project have announced they will not send an ambassador this summer to Israeli Committee Against House…

Peace envoy to visit Palestine

Danielle Glassner Each year the PPJPC’s Middle East Peace Project chooses a young peacemaker as our envoy to Palestine. The representative works with the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions (ICAHD)….

Rivera sentenced

Bill Sulzman War resister Kim Rivera was sentenced to 10 months in prison at her Fort Carson court-martial April 29. She pleaded guilty to two counts of desertion. A pretrial…

Evelyn Steel of Nourish Organic Juice

Local food movement blossoms

Jeremy Flood Evelyn Steel smiled as she pushed another few ounces of produce through the juicer. She and Nicole Martinez, owners of Nourish Organic Juice, recently opened their organic juice…