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Earth Charter Community Summit & Awards Ceremony 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Guthrie Hall *  on Central Campus Way at Ventura College Every year Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions presents Earth Charter Awards to those community activists who best embody the Earth Charter’s core values. Our event is co-sponsored by Ventura College’s Global and International Studies Program. Please join us […]

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Congratulations to ICAN! http://www.icanw.org/ Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions is proud to be a partner organization. Photo from the recent United Nations convention for a treaty banning nuclear weapons.  Dr. Dodge on the left side in this image holding the sign in the back and Kristin is over to the right in the back row. Statement […]

Earth Charter Awards through the years

Earth Charter Awards through the years

Last year’s Earth Charter Awards For a list of all previous recipients of Earth Charter Awards, Download  

August Meeting:  The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

August Meeting: The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

Sunday, August 6, 2017,  3-:00 – 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room On the 72nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima as we again reflect ed on this history, and discussed the July 7, 2017 United Nations’ Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty which has now made all nuclear weapons illegal.   On July 7 at […]

The Golden Rule sails into Channel Islands Harbor

The Golden Rule sails into Channel Islands Harbor

 The non-profit organization, Veterans for Peace, has recovered and restored the original peace boat, the Golden Rule, that set sail in 1958 to stop nuclear testing in the atmosphere, and which inspired many peace makers and peace ships that followed. The restored VFP Golden Rule is voyaging once more to show that a nuclear peace […]

September Meeting:  Ventura Food Co-op  - More than a store to buy your veggies.

September Meeting: Ventura Food Co-op – More than a store to buy your veggies.

Sunday,  september 3 3:00  to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library’s Topping Room 651 E. Main St., Ventura   Ron Whitehurst will introduce us to the Ventura Food Co-op. Cooperative businesses are an antidote for the woes of capitalism. Here is an enterprise that values building community, improving members health, saving them money, educating about the […]

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7,  2017

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7, 2017

By resolution 71/258, the General Assembly decided to convene in 2017 a United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination. The Assembly encouraged all Member States to participate in the Conference,  convened in New York, under the rules of procedure of the General Assembly, with […]

Learning from Standing Rock

Learning from Standing Rock

How can resistance movements nationwide learn from the successes and failures of the Standing Rock protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota? Join Indivisible: Conejo and SWAN for a powerful presentation by Atta Stevenson, principal advisor for Frontline Wellness United and former president of the California Inter-Tribal Council. She’ll present a brief history […]

Sadako and Peace Literacy, August 9 at Casa de Maria Retreat Center

Sadako and Peace Literacy, August 9 at Casa de Maria Retreat Center

Peace Literacy Workshop Wednesday 8/9/2017 9:30 am – 3:30 pm La Casa de Maria Explore principles of nonviolence, “waging” peace instead of war. The workshop will cover every aspect of being human, from solving national and global problems, to confronting the root causes of violence and bullying, to overcoming rage and trauma. You will learn […]

Paying the Price for Peace

Paying the Price for Peace

Paying the Price for Peace – A film screening and Q&A with Associate Producer Frank Dorrel – at the Ojai Library July 15, 2017 3 p.m. Ojai Library, 111 East Ojai Avenue, Ojai, CA At 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017, the Ojai Library will host a screening of the film Paying the Price […]