“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead Dear Peace Friends, Thank you to all of you who voted to Establish a U.S. Department of Peacebuilding! For the 2nd year in a row, this idea was voted as [...]
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by Susie Shutts, Yes! Magazine On Monday, September 14, the Costa Rican legislature passed a law changing the name of the country’s justice ministry to the Ministry of Justice and Peace, making the department the first of its kind in Latin America and only the third in the world. Costa Rica’s justice ministry was created [...]
Walter Cronkite on the Department of Peace idea This interview with Walter Cronkite and Congressman Dennis Kucinich was filmed at the Department of Peace conference in September of 2006 in D.C. Mr. Cronkite was a strong supporter of the need for a federal institution focusing on peaceful conflict resolution. He will be missed. HR808/U.S. Department [...]
Fourth Summit of the Global Alliance ~ Building Bridges of Peace San José, Costa Rica ~ 13-21 September 2009 On behalf of the Costa Rican government, the Academy for Peace of Costa Rica and the Global Alliance, we are pleased to announce that Costa Rica will host the 2009 Summit of the Global Alliance for [...]
14,994 VOTES – #2 in TOP TEN! Ideas for Change in America – UPDATE Ideas for Change in America is a nationwide competition to identify the best ideas for change in America. The top 10 ideas will be presented to the Obama administration just before inauguration day and form the basis of a nationwide advocacy [...]