For decades his story was unknown to the world. Few people know of Stanislav Petrov… yet hundreds of millions of people are alive because of him. The Man Who Saved the World app.gruvi.tv/themanwhosavedtheworldus An epic Cold War thriller that sends shivers down your spine and shows us just how close we came to Apocalypse … […]
No meeting Sunday, September 1
Remembering Hiroshima and Honoring the Role of Civil Society in the Cause of Nuclear Weapons Abolition
Sunday, August 5 3:00 to 5:00 pm Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, 5654 Ralston Street, Ventura As we reflect again on the anniversary of the first use of nuclear weapons, we also mark the first anniversary of the United Nations’ Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty, passed on July 7, 2017. 122 nations – comprising almost two-thirds […]
There will NOT be a meeting of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions on Sunday, July 1. However, on June 30, there are several opportunities to express your concern for the separation of families at the U.S. border — see below.
Join us for a preview screening of the documentary film The World Is My Country, for consideration in an Earth Charter Film Festival in October. Sunday, June 3 3:00 to 5:00 pm Unitarian Universalist Church of Ventura, 5654 Ralston Street, Ventura The World Is My Country tells the story of World Citizen #1 Garry Davis, […]
This year, at our May Mother’s Day For Peace meeting, we ask local women who are community leaders to address the question of whether we have reached a tipping point for women in leadership and what this could mean for matters of peace and justice. Sunday, May 6 3:00 to 5:00 pm Unitarian Universalist […]
At our May meeting, we honor Julia Ward Howe’s original intention for Mothers’ Day. In 1870, Julia Ward Howe took on a new issue and a new cause. Distressed by her experience of the realities of war, determined that peace was one of the two most important causes of the world (the other being equality […]
The first Sunday in April is April 1, Easter Sunday. We will not hold a meeting on that day. Please join us for the Tax Day Rally on April 17 and at the EarthDay Ecofest in Plaza Park on Saturday, April 21.
Our apologies for the technical difficulties which resulted in our inability to screen the film Age of Consequences at our February meeting. And thanks to the generous people who came to see the film, endured our attempts to run the film and stayed for a very lively discussion with local groups who are active in […]
‘The Hurt Locker’ meets ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ in the film THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES. The film investigates the impacts of climate change on increased resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability. Sunday, February 4 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. E.P. Foster Library Topping Room 651 E. Main Street, […]