Gandhi-King Conference on Peacemaking in Memphis

    speakersWe just heard from the folks at the Metta Center about an upcoming conference in October that should be really worthwhile:

    Sixth Annual
    Gandhi-King Conference on Peacemaking
    October 23-25, 2009
    Memphis, TN

    Less than two weeks left for Early Registration!!!!

    ENDS SEPTEMBER 15

    Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with experts on issues of justice, nonviolence, sustainability, education, community building and more!!!

    Featuring: Rev. CT Vivian, lifelong civil rights activist • Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence • Mubarak Awad, Nonviolence International • Barbara Love, United to End Racism • Rudy Balles, PeaceJam Foundation • Michael Nagler, Metta Center

    Workshops by: United to End Racism, Community Media Workshop, National War Tax Resistance, the Matrix Center, and more!!!

    Learn more and register at gandhikingconference.org.



    Recent Stories

      Unlike the pandemic, nuclear war can be stopped before it begins

      August 4, 2020

      Seventy-five years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the anti-nuclear movement is taking big steps toward abolition.

      • Q&A

      We can’t ‘fix’ policing or prison — but we can decide how to create actual safety

      August 3, 2020

      “Prison By Any Other Name” authors Maya Schenwar and Victoria Law caution against quick-fix solutions and spotlight grassroots abolitionist movement building.

      • Feature

      A century later, the women’s suffrage movement offers a timely lesson on how to win through escalation

      July 30, 2020

      As the 19th Amendment turns 100 amid a summer of mass protest, it’s important to remember the decisive role nonviolent direct action played in hastening its ratification.