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April Meeting:  The Food Commons

April Meeting: The Food Commons

  “The Food Commons model is a new economic paradigm and whole system for regional food.” Larry Yee, Co-founder, and Coordinating Committee Member of The Food Commons (TFC) will present and discuss TFC at Citizens for Peaceful Resolution’s monthly general public meeting on Sunday, April 7th.  The Food Commons is a nonprofit organization that has […]

April 15, Tax Day, and the Cost of Nuclear Weapons

As April 15, Tax Day, approaches, you can calculate the costs of nuclear weapons to you and your community. Read Dr. Dodge’s current piece in Common Dreams: The Promise of Prague, Self-Assured Destruction and Taxes Join Global Zero in calling for the elimination of nuclear weapons.    President Obama, Four years ago in Prague, You […]

Green Conversations April/May 2013

A BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP connect informally with others who care about green living & values WHEN:  1st and 3rd  (and occasional 5th)  Mondays  at  5:00 p.m. WHERE: Java Joe’s Coffee Shop, 2950 Johnson Drive, Ste. 125  (805) 642-4332 More info, contact Janette at 652-1213 or Selections for April-May 2013: Air: The Restless Shaper of […]

Green Conversations March 2013

A BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP   connect informally WITH OTHERS who care about green living & values WHEN: 1st and 3rd (and occasional 5th) Mondays at 5:00 pm WHERE: Java Joe’s Coffee Shop, Ste. 125,  2950 Johnson Drive   (805) 642-4332 Selection for March: 1491: New Revelations of America before Columbus by Charles Mann   This book […]

 Restoring Hope for America's Future through  Developing a Culture of Peace

Restoring Hope for America’s Future through Developing a Culture of Peace

On Friday, February 8, 2013, Dennis Kucinich, former Congressional Representative and Presidential Candidate, gave the Frank K. Kelly lecture on America’s Future. He is one of the most articulate leaders for peace in or out of government. Kucinich was an early supporter of the Nuclear Abolition movement and has traveled the world on behalf of […]

February Meeting

Awakening the Dreamer, Changing the Dream   Mini-Symposium Inspired by the Achuar’s people’s request to “change the dream of the modern world”,  the Pachamama Alliance developed Awakening the Dreamer workshops.  Thought-provoking, challenging, and deeply moving, the workshops employ a dynamic multimedia presentation drawing on some of the most respected social and scientific experts of our […]

Dr. Dodge on Budget Priorities and People’s Needs

America and, indeed, the world are watching as the U.S. Congress fails once again to come together and work to craft a budget that addresses the people’s business and the pressing issues that face our planet. Congress has effectively operated in a vacuum of unexamined assumptions neglecting opportunities to really assess priorities and spending. From […]