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Apr 4, 2014, 3:44pm Tom Morrison
Walter Wink, thank you for writing your short autobiography, Just Jesus, before you died.  When I saw the book on Linda Kelly’s desk at the FOR headquarters, I gravitated right towards it.  I was interested in meeting you in person, even...
Feb 4, 2014, 1:17pm Mark Johnson
The Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice Appoints Executive DirectorFOR’s recent acquitions integrated into Center and Library at Stony PointThe Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice today announced the...
Sep 4, 2013, 4:52pm Linda Kelly
Partners in Life & Partners for JusticeThe Nyack-Area Peace Award was established in 2006 by the Fellowship of Reconciliation (FOR) to recognize unheralded groups or individuals who work tirelessly for justice and reconciliation in the...
Feb 4, 2013, 2:45pm Judy Bello
Mark Johnson, Director of FOR USA, the United States Fellowship of Reconciliation, recently mentioned to me that they are thinking of initiating a Campaign around the moral and ethical issues related to destroying the environment. At the time, I...
Dec 29, 2012, 2:37pm FOR
May 6, 2012, 10:07am Judy Bello
In this section are some videos and images that are useful for presentations, posters and sharing with Iranian and American friends on Iran.Iranian Women’s Rights Activists Speak Out against War      ...
Jan 23, 2012, 6:17pm Eve MacMaster
A modest program in our little city is giving me hope about the Middle East.Like most peace and justice activists, I’ve lost confidence in our political system to respond to citizens using the ordinary channels to effect social change. Many of...
Nov 29, 2011, 11:23am Judy Bello
I found this letter on Countercurrents.org, a widely read political blog that looks at international issues, but I think it is very important for those of us whose primary focus is to advocate for peace to see this message, and for it to be spread...
Nov 17, 2011, 4:15pm Randall Amster
I’m on a number of email lists across the activist spectrum, and have noticed an increasing tendency toward what might be termed “ideological opportunism” on the part of some sectors that ostensibly stand in support of the Occupy...
Oct 19, 2011, 3:04pm Ivan Boothe
In my last post, I talked about how the “Occupy” movement originated, and its potential to provide a space for renewed social justice and community organizing. In this blog, I’ll take a look at how “Occupy” events are...