Approximately 100 people participated in the annual event in Des Moines to remember the terrible atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan in 1945- 71 years ago.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Editor’s note: After a year-long investigation, a book-length Special Report by McClatchy* finds that at least 33,480 US nuclear weapons factory workers died of illnesses caused by radiation exposures received on the job. Following is McClatchy’s summary of its
11, 2015 report.**
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
A mission team recently presented about their work in
to interested church and community members at the First Presbyterian Church in They
reported that many are seeing the goodness of the Lord, quoting Psalm 34:8- “Taste
and see that the Lord is good. Oh, the
joys of those who take refuge in Him.” Conrad,
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
A group of about 30 gathered last week, Thursday, June 23d, at the Des Moines Valley Friends Meetinghouse to hear from CPTers David Jones and Julie Brown.
Nebraskans for Peace regular columnist, Dr. Bruce Johansen, has written his regular What's HOT in Global Warming? article about the most recent study done by climate scientist Dr. James Hansen and his colleagues.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
By David Jones
Wickenberg, Arizona- – David Jones of Wickenburg, Arizona and Michael Himlie of Harmony, Minnesota are planning a bicycle expedition in 2016 to raise money for organizations committed to non-violence and peacemaking.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Sunday, March 20, the annual Palm Sunday Procession for Peace & Prayer Service was held in Des Moines, IA.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
“I wrote this song the day after the terrorist attacks in Paris, and unfortunately, there have been more since then...when will it end?
Friday, February 5, 2016
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
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.