Elise Boulding

There is no time left for anything but to make peacework a dimension of our every waking activity.       — Elise Boulding

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Beyond War

To build a world in which conflicts are resolved nonviolently – a world beyond war. Beyond War is a revitalization of the Beyond War movement of the 1980's that had 24,000 participants in 23 states in the USA and worldwide. Like its predecessor, Beyond War proposes a new way of thinking about resolving conflicts. Ventura's […]


Nuclear Weapons Community Cost Project

VENTURA COUNTIES '2010 Nuclear Weapons Tax Bill will be presented by local community leaders at a 12:30 p.m. press conference April 15, 2010 at the Ventura County Government Center. The public is encouraged to attend.

As a citizen of Ventura County, this is what YOU and your fellow taxpayers contributed to the continued development of nuclear armaments in tax year 2009:

$ 155,527,390.40  

Surprised? Shocked? Outraged?

For information on calculating your communities nuclear expense see below. 

Dorothy Thompson

"They have not wanted Peace at all; they have wanted to be spared war – as though the absence of war was the same as peace." – Dorothy Thompson


"Our goal must not be peace in our time but peace for all time." – Harry S. Truman


"So we must fix our vision not merely on the negative expulsion of war, but upon the positive affirmation of peace. " – Martin Luther King, Jr

Margaret Meade

"Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the world. It is the only thing that ever has." – Margaret Meade

Martha Gellhorn

"By its existence, the Peace Movement denies that governments know best; it stands for a different order of priorities: the human race comes first." — Martha Gellhorn

CPR’s New Website

CPR is excited to present our new website.  It has many new and upcoming features. Our desire is to continue to build and support the local peace and social justice community. In addition to providing a real time calendar of local activities, we will be adding interactive features and forums in the near future. We […]