Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba

Our annual visit from Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba will take place on Thursday, July 12, with a dinner (optional) and talk by caravanista Lisa Valanti. Come celebrate the island nation with universal free health care, education, safe water, sanitation, electrification, and a national program for organic farming. Lisa Valenti has travelled to Cuba 25 … Read more…

Billboards promote peace across OKC metro

The Americans Against the Next War coalition group, in which the Peace House is a member, has purchased three large billboards on major highways in Oklahoma City. The billboards have a simple message: Tell Congress: No War on Iran. You can still support the billboard project. If you would like to make a donation to … Read more…

News Conference Opposed S.Q.759

COHRA – Central Oklahoma Human Rights Alliance – did a news conference, Oct. 20, announcing and releasing a Resolution for groups, organizations, and houses of worship to consider, urging citizens to VOTE “NO” on State Question 759, that would reverse and repeal Affirmative Action and equal opportunity policies in Oklahoma.  The Resolutions should be considered, … Read more…

2011 Laborfest set for August 25 – 27

Press release from our friends in Labor: OKLAHOMA LABOR UNIONS ANNOUNCE OKLAHOMA LABORFEST FOR AUGUST 25 to 27, 2011 A public festival to promote Oklahoma Labor History, Diversity, and Civil Rights through music, film, poetry and visual art. Oklahoma City, OK-Oklahoma’s largest coalition of labor unions and labor activists, the Central Oklahoma Labor Federation (COLF), … Read more…

Oklahoma City recycling seminar, Oct. 13

Oklahoma Recycling Seminar “Recycling Across Oklahoma: Urban, Suburban and Rural” will take place on Thursday, October 13, 2011 in Stillwater. The full day conference, hosted by the Oklahoma Recycling Association (OKRA), will feature a keynote presentation about Walmart’s Zero Waste Program. Additional topics include Future Trends in Recycling; Master Recyclers Programs; Rural Recycling Collections; E-waste … Read more…

Welcome to our new web site

We’re very excited to have a new site with a number of new features. We’ve got RSS, we’ve got a Facebook badge, we’ve got comments, we’ve got, well, we don’t even know what all we have yet — it’s that new. Please help us get up to speed by offering your feedback and suggestions about our new online presence. We want to hear from you — and now there are all sorts of ways that we can. We hope you will find something you inspire you to join or rejoin the peaceworkers and justice advocates in central Oklahoma.

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Institute of Interfaith Dialog to present panel on Abrahamic Faiths, 9/11

The Institute of Interfaith Dialog cordially invites you to the Panel Forum Abrahamic Faiths Post 9/11: Building Peaceful Community in a Violent World September 11th, 2011, 4 pm. – 6 pm. Moderator: Dr. Barbara Boyd, Director of Outreach Adjunct AssistantProfessor, Religious Studies, OU Panelist: Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, President of National Jewish Center for Learning and … Read more…