Submitted by Michael Mahler on May 14, 2013 - 5:38pm
NOTE CHANGE OF ROUTE THIS YEAR…Check back here a few days before the the event and we'll have the most updated information. May 27 – Women in Black invite you to march with them in Meadville Memorial Day Parade, Women in Black has have made a long term commitment to march in Meadville’s Memorial Day Parade every year. They march in silence. All are welcome to join the contingent, please wear black. Gathering time is between 8:30 and 9:30 am.
Submitted by NW PA Peace on April 28, 2013 - 9:13pm
by Deb Spilko
Oh, how I wish every American would sit down and listen to the testimony given by this young Yemeni in the Senate onApril 23, 2013. In just six minutes he breaks hearts and opens minds in a way I have not yet seen before as regards the drone wars. The video of his testimony has already gone viral.
Submitted by NW PA Peace on March 21, 2013 - 8:49pm
"Christ is crucified today whenever and wherever hatred, violence and injustice prevail. We will walk the Way of the Cross through Erie, mindful that we are all connected—that an injustice to one is an injustice to all."
Good Friday Pilgrimage for Peace
March 29, 2013
Station 1 St Peter Cathedral 10th & Sassafras
Hate Speech and Intolerance
Station 2 Community Health Net 12th and State
Station 3 Adult Book Store 11th and State
Exploitation of Women & Children
Submitted by NW PA Peace on February 5, 2013 - 5:46pm
by Sister Marlene Bertke, OSB/ Beneductines for Peace
Benedictines for Peace is sponsoring a presentation by Kathy Kelly March 11, 2013 7 pm Mount St. Benedict Monastery 6101 East Lake Road, Erie PA
Kathy Kelly recently returned from a 12th trip to Afghanistan where she spent a month as a guest of the Afghan Peace Volunteers in a working class neighborhood of Kabul. She and her colleagues lived alongside ordinary people in areas afflicted by U.S. wars and weapons, learning from them and helping raise their voices on behalf of ending wars.
Non-perishable food, household items, clothes and footwear suitable for warm weather, school supplies, toys (not toy guns), and linens will be welcome. (Please do not send computer related items, books or games written in English, clothes hangers, or curtain rods.)