Friday, February 5, 2016

Essay & Book Review: What is Feminism?



            In the words of bell hooks in Feminism is for Everybody, feminism is a movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression.  (hooks, 2000, 1) 

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Iowa Peace Network Annual Open House & Holiday Gift Fair Held



The Iowa Peace Network Annual Open House and Holiday Gift Fair held December 6 was a success- held at the Stover Memorial Church of the Brethren.

Monday, November 23, 2015

IPN joins Iowa Pays the Price Coalition


Iowa Peace Network recently joined an Iowa-based, non-partisan coalition- Iowa Pays the Price- dedicated to change the status quo on corporations' influence on the Presidential candidates' campaigns.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Making an Impact in Terrorist-Ridden Nigeria








A church and coinciding organization, 
Center for Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation, in Rockford, Illinois is sending a mobile library for kids to terrorist-ridden Nigeria. 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

IN 26 CITIES WORLDWIDE, PUBLIC RALLIES AGAINST NUCLEAR WEAPONS ON 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF ATOMIC BOMBINGS OF JAPAN

by Brittany Kimzey,  Global Zero Action Corps Leader, Physicians for Social Responsibility Event and Activity Coordinator
Global Zero Calls Iran Deal A Key Step Toward The Global Elimination Of Nuclear Weapons

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Editor's Corner: Hello and Goodbye

IPN’s next editor, Christine Sheller reintroduces herself, while the departing editor, Jon Overton says farewell.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Monday, June 15, 2015

Why opposing the TPP is not a cut-and-dry issue

Progressives and peace organizations seem to, across the board, oppose the TPP and Fast-Track Authority, but the peace and justice issues related to it are not as simple as they seem.

Annual march and prayer service for peace and social justice held in Des Moines

Sponsored by the Methodist Federation for Social Action, the annual March and Prayer Service for Peace and Social Justice attracted many persons from the Methodist church and various peace organizations across Iowa and in Des Moines.