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Peacebuilding En Las Americas:  Transition & Growth

Peacebuilding en las Americas: Transition & Growth

Peacebuilding en las Americas (PLA), an initiative of Friends Peace Teams, is undergoing a transition as it seeks a new Initiative Coordinator. PLA partners with local community groups to bring the Alternatives to Violence Program (AVP) and Trauma Healing programs to Latin America, where communities suffer from the violence of…

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Friends Shocked By Bombing Of Kunduz Hospital, Ask For Investigation & Reparations

Friends Shocked by Bombing of Kunduz Hospital, Ask for Investigation & Reparations

As SEYM Friends sat in committee meetings at Fall Interim Business Meeting last Saturday morning, they were shocked by news of the US bombing of the MSF (Medecins Sans Frontieres/Doctors Without Borders) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan. In the afternoon business session, Warren Hoskins, clerk of the Peace & Social Concerns…

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Clearwater Friends Host Forum on Moral Injury

The trauma experienced by thousands of veterans has been responsible for the increase in veterans' suicides, domestic violence and drug abuse. The Veterans Administration has chosen to label this condition as “moral injury”. However, many authorities refer to it as “soul injury”, and the healing process as “soul repair.” This…

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SEYM Supports The Friends New Underground Railroad

SEYM Supports the Friends New Underground Railroad

At our Yearly Meeting Annual Sessions, SEYM Friends minuted our concern for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) people in Africa, and our support for the Friends New Underground Railroad (FNUR) project of Olympia Monthly Meeting (North Pacific Yearly Meeting) to d LGBTQ Ugandans who are fleeing their homeland for their…

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  • Pro-Nica – Quakers in solidarity with Nicaraguans.
  • Circus McGurkis – ‘The Peoples’ Fair,’  a festival of organizations, vendors, music & art celebrating peace education. A project of St. Petersburg Friends Meeting.

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