Emily Hine – Peace Officer in Training, Holy Sit!

Emily was all about outer peace, until she got cancer. Now she’s also focused on inner peace.  Tell me how you got started. I’ve felt the calling toward peace work since age 7, but it really came to a head in 2005 when various peacemakers such as Mahatma Gandhi, Jesus and The Dalai Lama started[…]

Taken after ther CDP endorsed the 2012 platform: Lily Marie, Jim Firth (a delegate who testified on their behalf at the platform committee), Jerilyn Stapleton, Doug and Nancy Merritt

California Peace Alliance – Bringing Peace to Politics

For the past year, the California Peace Alliance has taken peace to the State’s Democratic Party (CDP) with the goals of: 1) infusing the CA Democratic platform — its statement of values — with peace, plank by plank; and 2) seeking the CDP’s endorsement of legislation to create a U.S. Department of Peace (DoP).  At[…]