I want to give my heartfelt thanks to Virginia Miller. Our woman in Santa Fe, NM, Who was the key to the unanimous vote in the Santa Fe City Council in favor of a resolution to support the creation of a U.S. Department of Peace as well as a New Mexico Office of Peace. Virginia! You're my HERO.
Posted on September 12, 2009 at 2:52pm — 1 Comment
So here I am. A team leader. Whenever I talk to a new group of volunteers I always say, "Make no mistake. This is a political action" I've got the politics down. Lobbying is after all a political action. I have found that there is something lacking in my approach to this. It is the very essence of The Peace Alliance. Compassion, pure and simple. How can I better serve my fellow human beings. There's a man I Taos who has started a Food Instead of Bombs, movement. Many of our brothers and sisters… Continue
I have not been on DoPeace for awhile and missed your request to contact you. Miranda Fisher will be representing CO on the next 2 Regional Conference calls while I am traveling. I am psyched about supporting your team and coming to Santa Fe to participate in what I am sure will be an awesome conference. Barb
Thanks for the welcome. Have spoken to Jodee some time ago, and have been traveling and out of NM about 1/2 the time. I have worked with Lynn McMullen and Anna Campos. When I wrote that I was an active volunteer, I was meaning I have been volunteered for peace a lot. It is also the work I do as a Nonviolent Communication (NVC) Trainer with the Center for NVC as well as a mediator, facilitator, and consultant.