Newsday coverage: Interfaith service/”World March for Peace”

KW: Our local peace groups received some attention from Newsday, a mainstream, daily newspaper here in Long Island. Great to see peace and nonviolence celebrated a bit in the papers. There are two videos of a related event below. For a string of Long Island events leading up to the march, go: here. (excerpt from) […]

Video: PeaceSmiths/World March for Peace event

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A Peace Celebration: First PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse of the season!

The first PeaceSmiths Coffehouse of the new season will be October 2, 2009.  PeaceSmiths holds a coffeehouse the first Friday October through June, for lo these many decades. * Well…that day also happens to coincide with all these wonderful, intertwined events: October 2nd is… -Gandhi’s Birthday -The United Nations’ International Day of Non-Violence -The New […]

World March for Peace and Nonviolence 10/7/09 7p

On Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party Gathering will feature Sister Jeanne Clark speaking about the World March for Peace and Nonviolence activities. The event will be held at Pisces Café, 14A Railroad Avenue, Babylon, NY (631-321-1231) http://www.piscescafe.net Come hungry! For directions to the Babylon Green Party Gathering, call 631-422-4702 or […]

Video of Hofstra Debate Peace Demo & Free Speech Zone

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ML5JNMNASAQ] A variety of images from the peace demonstration surrounding the 10/15/08 Presidential Debate at Hofstra University. This is from the early afternoon, and has footage of a LI Veteran for Peace (LIVFP) speaking from the Public Area/Free Speech stage. Also includes various partisan and non-partisan activists: Cynthia McKinney supporter Ian Wilder; musician Johnny Phillips; […]