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December Season of Peace Meeting

December Season of Peace Meeting

A Common Word:  Facing the Future Together Sunday, Decembr 4, 2016 3-:00 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room   Join Marianne Farina, CSC, Phd,  in an exploration of communication for collaboration, including a listening exercise adapted from Tich Nath Hahn’s deep listening practices. She will  focus on Islam and Christian projects for peace and […]

Amnesty International Write-a-thon 2016

Join Amnesty International Local Group #452 in a letter-writing marathon for human rights. Saturday, December 10, 2016 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. College United Methodist Church  4300 Telegraph Road, Ventura   Corner of Baylor Avenue (across from Ventura College) Every year around International Human Rights Day on December 10, hundreds of thousands of people around […]

The Treaty of Tlatelolco: Giving Thanks to Our Latin American Neighbors Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

The Treaty of Tlatelolco: Giving Thanks to Our Latin American Neighbors Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

Americans gathered around their Thanksgiving tables last week reflecting on what they were thankful for this past year. There was the potential for much angst after a year with significant division in our nation often emphasizing differences and talk of building walls to separate us from our neighbors. In contrast, at our table we gave […]