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Nuclear Weapons Abolition Week July 6 – 13

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is organizing a global week of action to raise awareness of the unacceptable harm caused by nuclear weapons and the urgent need for a treaty banning nuclear weapons. Participation in Nuclear Abolition Week is open to anyone.  You can participate by signing the petition.   Arguments for […]

Sadako Peace Day 2013

Sadako Peace Day Is August 6 The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation’s 19th Annual Sadako Peace Day will take place on Tuesday, August 6 at 6:00 p.m. at La Casa de Maria Retreat Center in Montecito, California. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Bob Dodge, a NAPF Board member and founder of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions. […]

July Meeting:  Awakening the Dreamer

July Meeting: Awakening the Dreamer

Sunday, July 7, 2013           1:30  to 5:30 pm E.P. Foster Library,   651 e. main st., ventura admission free Check-in will begin as early as 1:15 and we will begin promptly at 1:30. Snacks and beverages will be provided. Register at  The Pachamama Alliance For more information, call 805-340-7073

Support Bradley Manning

Support Bradley Manning

Whistle blower — Truth Teller June 1, 2013                                  12 noon – 4 pm http://www.bradleymanning.org/ “If you had free reign over classified networks… and you saw incredible things, awful things … things that belonged in the pubic domain, and not on some server stored in a dark room in Washington DC … what would you do?” […]

June Meeting:  Fracking:  What You Need to Know and Who Can't Tell You

June Meeting: Fracking: What You Need to Know and Who Can’t Tell You

Sunday, June 2                    3:00 – 5:00 pm E.P.  Foster Library   Topping Room,        651 E. Main St. Angela Johnson Meszaros, General Counsel at Physicians for  Social Responsibility-Los Angeles, will speak on current fracking activity in California, what we know and what is happening in Sacramento. This meeting […]

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 janettedw@sbcglobal.net

Selection for May-June 2013:

Humanizing the Economy by John Restakis

May 20: ­ Chapters 1-4        June 3: Chapters 5-8      June 17: Chapters 9-11

For a sort of Cliff Notes version of Humanizing the Economy, see: http://www.slideshare.net/NFCACoops/humanizing-the-economy-john-restakis-53112 (more…)

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 […]

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 […]

March Meeting

Shift Change SHIFT CHANGE is a documentary film by veteran award-winning filmmakers Melissa Young and Mark Dworkin. It tells the little known stories of employee owned businesses that  compete successfully in today’s economy while providing secure, dignified jobs in democratic workplaces. Photo courtesy of Ohio Solar Cooperative Missed the Meeting?  CPR is co-sponsoring another screening […]