Monday, February 16, 2015

Human trafficking comes to Iowa

Advocates are drawing attention to the growing $32 billion/year trafficking industry and its invasion into Iowa.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Friday, January 16, 2015

Terrorism is less scary than you think

As prevalent as terrorists appear to be, they don’t kill very many people and they consistently fail to achieve their goals.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The domestic threat to free speech

Fundamentalists who try to violently silence cartoonists are one thing, but trying to protect ourselves and others from offensive speech can also harm society.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Rise of the Peacemakers

Christian Peacemaker Teams offers opportunities to advocate for peace and justice around the world.

Monday, December 8, 2014

The prejudice in you and me

It’s easy to see racism in others’ attitudes and behaviors, but often difficult and disturbing to see that we are also prejudiced.

Monday, November 3, 2014

Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki observance held in Des Moines

Attendees honored the lives of the hundreds of thousands of Japanese people killed in the 1945 nuclear bombings.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Monday, September 29, 2014

Iowa City activists draw attention to violence and climate crisis

The People's Climate March demanded action at government offices and Campaign Nonviolence held a rally to unite the peace and justice community.