Empowering civic activism toward a culture of peace.
Started this discussion. Last reply by lauren ottewill Oct 4, 2009.
From Bob Baskin @ The Peace Alliance, 10/10/12...
“By defining a new industry as the ‘Violence Containment Industry,’ it is now possible to aggregate all expenditures related to the containment or consequences of violence. Our research indicates that when measured as a percentage of GDP this industry has expanded by 25% in the past ten years.”
- Steve Killelea, Executive Chairman of IEP…
Posted on October 10, 2012 at 11:33am
Watchdog Yaël Ossowski offers an interesting take on the topic:
Posted on August 5, 2012 at 8:12pm
I was browsing Google for news on "violence" today (something I have not done in quite some time) and came across this post from Robert Listenbee Jr., of the Defender Association of Philadphia. Mr. Listenbee writes about the ever-present issue of violence in our inner cities and the impact that violence has on children.
Rather than just being another in an endless…Continue
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