Just Foreign Policy Iraqi Death Estimator


Peace Links

REGIONAL PEACE AND JUSTICE CENTERS/GROUPS


Select a country or state


Australia
Nonviolence Training Project - Australia

Israel
The Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research - Tel Aviv, Israel

New Zealand
Peace movement of Aoteoroa/New Zealand

The Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation - South Africa

Alabama
Alabama Peace and Justice Coalition - AL, U.S.

North Alabama Peace Network - AL, U.S.

Birmingham Peace Project - Birmingham, AL, U.S.

Montgomery Peace Project - Montgomery, AL, U.S.

Tuscaloosa Peace Project - Tuscaloosa, AL, U.S.

Alliance for Peace and Justice - Auburn, AL, U.S.

Alaska
No Nukes North - Fairbanks, AK, U.S.

Arizona
Flagstaff Activist Network - Flagstaff, AZ, U.S.

Arizona Alliance for Peaceful Justice - Tempe, AZ, U.S.

Tuscon Peace Calendar - Tuscon, AZ, U.S.

Arkansaw Coalition for Peace and Justice - AR, U.S.

Arkansaw Citizens Against War on Iraq - northern AR, U.S.

California
The Davis Peace Coalition - Davis, CA, U.S.

Center for the Advancement of Nonviolence - Los Angeles, CA, U.S.

San Fransisco Bay Area Progressive Directory - CA, U.S.
Directory of about 1000 progressive activist organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area & elsewhere, plus events calendar

Direct Action to Stop the War - San Fransisco Bay Area, CA, U.S.

Resource Center for Nonviolence - Santa Cruz, CA, U.S.

Connecticut
Connecticut Coalition for Peace and Justice - West Hartford, CT, U.S.

West Hartford Citizens for Peace and Justice - West Hartford, CT, U.S.

Peace Action of Connecticut - Greenwich/Stamford, CT, U.S.

Colorado
Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center - Boulder, CO, U.S.

Delaware
Delaware Pacem in Terris - Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.

District of Columbia
Washington Peace Center - Washington, DC, U.S.

Florida
Circus McGurkis & United Voices for Peace - St. Petersburg, FL, U.S.

Hawaii
Peace Center - HI, U.S.

Idaho
Idaho Peace Coalition - Boise, ID, U.S.

Illinois
Illinois Coalition for Justice, Peace and the Environment - IL, U.S.

Indiana
Bloomington Peace Action Coalition - Bloomington, IN, U.S.

Kansas
Wichita Peace - Peace and Social Justice of South Central Kansas - Wichita, KS, U.S.

Kentucky
Louisville Peace Community - Louisville, KY, U.S.

Maine
Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine - Bangor, ME, U.S.

Massachusetts
United for Justice and Peace - Boston, MA, U.S.

Traprock Peace Center - Deerfield, MA, U.S.
Regional and national peace education programs

Michigan
Michigan Citizens for Peace - MI, U.S.

Mississippi
United for Peace - South MS, U.S.

Minnesota
Northland Anti-War Coalition - Duluth, MN

Friends For a Nonviolent World - Saint Paul, MN, U.S.

Missouri
Mid-Missouri Peaceworks - Columbia, MO, U.S.

Montana
Jeannette Rankin Peace Center - Missoula, MT, U.S.

Montana Peace Seekers - MT, U.S.
links to Montana, Idaho and Wyoming peace groups

New Hampshire
NH Peace Action - Concord, NH, U.S.

New York
Brooklyn Parents for Peace - Brooklyn, NY, U.S.

Ohio
Ashland Center for Nonviolence - Ashland, OH, U.S.

Pennsylvania
Chester County Peace Movement - Chester County, PA, U.S.

Peace Center - Langhorne, PA, U.S.

Peace Center of Delaware County - Springfield, PA, U.S.

South Carolina
ThinkingPeople - SC, U.S.

Tennessee
The M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence - Memphis, TN, U.S.

Texas
Austin Center for Peace and Justice - Austin, TX, U.S.

Peace Center - Dallas, TX, U.S.

Peace Center - San Antonio, TX, U.S.

The Peace and Justice Center - Burlington, VT, U.S.

Washington
Olympia Movement for Justice and Peace - Olympia, WA, U.S.

West Virginia
West Virginia Peace - Shepherdstown, WV, U.S.


FUNDING

The Agape Foundation
Funds projects for nonviolent social change


A.J. Muste Institute
Small grants for peace and justice projects


Ben & Jerry's Foundation
Grants for progressive grassroots organizations


The United States Institute of Peace
Grants for "research, education and training, and the dissemination of information on international peace and conflict resolution."

Tolerance.org
Grants from the Southern Poverty Law Center for youth-directed programs


Martin Luther King, Jr.

The King Center - Atlanta, Georgia

Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project
Major resource of information about King & educational projects on the Civil Rights Movement


Martin Luther King Day Quotes
Quotes from MLK

U.S. Catholic Bishops - Social Development & World Peace
Quotes from Dr. King on nonviolence and peace

Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement
Narrative of King & the movement + links


Mohandas Gandhi

Mark Shepard's Gandhi Page
Interpretations of Gandhian nonviolence

The Complete Site on Mahatma Gandhi
All your Gandhi needs. Send an electronic Gandhi postcard. Take the Gandi quiz. Study Gandhian philosophy. Read Gandhi's speeches. This website is maintained by the Bombay Sarvodaya Mandal Gandhi Book Centre.


RESOURCES FOR CHILDREN AND EDUCATION

Educators for Social Responsibility

Peace Games
Teaches kids peacemaking skills, using Americorps volunteers


Youthpeace
A program of the War Resister's League


National Youth and Student Peace Coalition

Student Peace Action Network (SPAN)
Has chapters in high schools and colleges across the United States

Youth Coalition of Santa Cruz


International Kids Club
Activities for children promoting tolerance, love & peace


United Nations Cyberschoolbus
Kids can learn about the U.N. and the world. Includes peace education resources.

UNESCO's Education for a Culture of Peace
United Nations program

UNESCO's Non-Violence Education
United Nations program

Veterans Speakers Alliance
Provides pro-peace military veterans to speak to young people


Liberation Curriculum
Social justice educational materials, from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute


TAX RESISTANCE AND ECONOMIC CONVERSION

National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund
A U.S. bill to establish exclusively nonmilitary spending for taxes of conciencious objectors.

War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund
Helps U.S. war tax resisters pay IRS penalties

National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee (NWTRCC)
Coalition of groups supporting war tax resistance

Northern California War Tax Resistance (NOWTR)Supports conscientious war tax resisters in Northern California

Economic Conversion Project
Part of the Peace and Security program of the Institute for Policy Studies


VETERANS FOR PEACE AND CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTION

Courage to Resist
Supporting the troops who refuse to fight

Veterans for Common Sense


Veterans for Peace

Vietnam Veterans Against the War

Vietnam Veterans Against the War - Anti-Imperialist

Veterans Speakers Alliance
Provides pro-peace military veterans to speak to young people

Central Committee for Consciencious Objectors (CCCO)

Center on Conscience and War

Draft Resistance.Org
Seven reasons not to register with Selective Service, plus links.


PROGRESSIVE MEDIA/INDEPENDENT NEWS SOURCES

Independent Media Center
Indy Media is a critically important international collective of non-corporate multi-media journalists

Pacifica Radio Foundation
National network of community radio stations

AlterNet
On-line magazine from the Independent Media Institute

Common Dreams
News and views for the progressive community

In These Times
Bi-weekly magazine in print and on-line

ZNet
News, essays and information from Z Magazine

Tikkun
Homepage of progressive Jewish magazine Tikkun

Guardian Unlimited
Website of popular United Kingdom newspaper

Paper Tiger TV
Video collectives whose programs appear on public access stations in the U.S.

C-SPAN
C-SPAN is a non-profit network that airs an amazing variety of public events without adding spin. Included in their programming is news from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) which, though not exactly progressive, is a breath of fresh air compared to corporate U.S. news sources.

Al Jazeerah
Before the Iraq war, it was often referred to by U.S. media as "the CNN of the Arab world." Now they don't like to refer to it at all. But you can....

Take Back the Media
Opposing right-wing corporate media

Information Clearing House
News not found in corporate media

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL PEACE AND JUSTICE GROUPS

United For Peace
Coalition of groups working to end war and empire-building

MoveOn
Founded during Clinton impeachment mess, uses electronic media in grassroots campaigns for peace, justice and Democratic candidates

Peace Action
Merger of anti-nuclear weapons campaigns SANE and Freeze. Works for peace and justice from the grassroots

Military Families Speak Out
People opposed to wars in Afghanistan ind Iraq who have relatives or loved ones in the military

CodePink
Women's pre-emptive strike for peace

Women in Black
International peace network begun in Israel; silent vigils held in many countries

MADRE: An International Women's Human Rights Organization
Demands human rights for women and families around the world

No More Victims
Dedicated to informing the public about the human costs of US foreign policy

War Resister's League
Rejects violence for national defense or for revolutionary change; committed to eliminating the causes of war

Fellowship of Reconciliation
Seeks to replace violence, war, racism, and economic injustice with nonviolence, peace, and justice

A.J. Muste Memorial Institute
Founded to promote principles of pacifist A.J. Muste

Nonviolence International
Resource centers promoting nonviolent direct action for positive social change and peace


Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation
promotes peaceful societies based on democracy, human rights, social justice, equality and human security in South Africa and other African countries

International A.N.S.W.E.R.
Act Now to Stop War and End Racism

Green Parties Worldwide
Portal to Green parties in all continents

Green Party of the United States
Committed to environmentalism, social justice, non-violence and grassroots organizing

Peace, No War
"War is not the answer, for only love can conquor hate." Lots of information and links

SGI-USA: Soka Gakkai International - USA
Buhddist Association for Peace, Culture and Education

Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America
Works to build a culture of peace rooted in justice

Pax Christi International
International Catholic peace and justice organization

Pax Christi USA
The largest Catholic peace and justice organization in the United States

Every Church a Peace Church
Offers resources on nonviolence, speakers bureau, on-line discussions, and help making your church a Peace Church

Jewish Peace Fellowship
Works to abolish war

The Shalom Center
Jewish peace network

Palestinians and Israelis for Nonviolence
Nonviolent action by Palestinians and Israelis to address the Middle East conflict

Muslim Peace Fellowship
A gathering of peace and justice - oriented Muslims of all backgrounds, affiliated with the Fellowship of Reconciliation

Wage Peace Campaign: AFSC
View the moving Wage Peace Movie; purchase blue Wage Peace bracelets....

AFSC's Peace Building Unit
Based on Quaker principles, works toward the abolition of war and fulfillment of human rights

Friends Service Committee on National Legislation (FSCNL)
Quaker lobby for peace, equity and justice


The Peacemaker Community
Worldwide multi-faith network working for peace

Peace Brigades International (PBI)
Volunteers accompany human rights defenders, their organizations and others threatened by political violence


Nonviolent Peace Force
Watch. Witness. Shield.


Truth Justice Peace Human Shields
Iraqi human shields mission


Voices in the Wilderness
Campaign to end economic sanctions against Iraq; anti-war action plans

Witness for Peace
Supports peace, justice and sustainable economies in the Americas

Naked for Peace
Promoting the world-wide movement of nude peace protest

The Association for Progressive Communications
International Internet Community for Environment, Human Rights, Development and Peace

Center for Economic and Social Rights
Promotes social justice through human rights to housing, education, health, food, work, and social security.

Grandmothers for Peace International

Global Exchange
Promotes people to people ties; many opportunities for activists

Refuse and Resist!
Opposes state oppression in the U.S.

Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA)

Iraq Action Coalition (IAC)

United States Institute of Peace
Committed to the Prevention, Management, and Peaceful Resolution of International Conflict

Americans Against World Empire
A conservative peace group


NONVIOLENCE TRAINING AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION


New England Nonviolence Trainers Network
offers nonviolence training for peace and justice groups

Nonviolence Training Project
Promotes nonviolence and organizes workshops in Australia

The Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies
A summer nonviolence program at the University of Rhode Island certifies people to lead workshops. Also offers nonviolence workshops for schools & other organizations.

Center for the Advancement of Nonviolence
Located in Los Angeles, California. Rev. James Lawson offers nonviolence workshops.

Fellowship of Reconciliation
Programs include nonviolence training and peacemaker training

War Resister's League
Network of trainers across the U.S.

American Friends Service Committee
Nonviolence program for youth

Episcopal Peace Fellowship
Creating a Culture of Peace (CCP) nonviolence training

Campus Conflict Resolution Resources Main Quad
A virtual university devoted to conflict resolution education

Conflict Resolution Information Source
The University of Colorado's gateway to vast resources on conflict resolution.

University of Colorado Conflict Research Consortium
Research, teaching, and application, focused on addressing difficult, long-term, and intractable conflicts

Center for Conflict Resolution at Salisbury University
Provides training and carries out mediation and conflict resolution work on local, national and international levels

Center for Peaceable Schools
A center at Lesley University in Cambridge, MA promoting peace and social justice that hosts a summer institute on peaceable schooling

Master of Arts Program in Peace, Development, Security and International Conflict Transformation
The University of Innsbruck in Austria

Transend -A Peace and Development Organization for Conflict Transformation by Peaceful Means
An online peace university

Center for Nonviolent Communication
Marshall Rosenberg's process to help people resolve conflicts peaceably through empathic listening and honest expressing


LINKS AND OTHER RESOURCES


Peace and Non-Violence Links
Jay's Peace and Nonviolence Links

Dayton International Peace Museum
Promotes peace and nonviolence. Member of the International Network of Museums for peace.

Protest Net
A world-wide calendar of protests with links to sponsoring groups

Peace.Protest.Net
A global calendar of pro-peace and anti-racism protests, meetings, benefits, and conferences; includes links to groups and news sources

Propeace
The Propeace community website inviting user contributions and working to evolve from anti-war to pro-peace

Citizens for Legitimate Government
Focuses on fraudulent Bush election, has calendar of peace events by state (follow "CLG's Peace Protests Page" link)

World Peace Society of Australia
Actions and resources centered on the theme, "Peace Begins With Me."

Peace Studies Resources - Nonviolence Links - Academic Info
Peace and nonviolence links

Nonviolence.Org
Links to many peace groups, plus discussions, news & essays

NVWeb: Full Group Listings
Nonviolence.org's descriptions & links to its member groups

Nonviolence International
Large bibliography page & other resources

voice4change.org
Promotes peace and justice organizations that work on a variety of issues

Happy Birthday Peace
Interactive site celebrating the 50th anniversary of the peace symbol

Peace Resource Project
Stickers, buttons, etc. for fundraising + peace links page

Donnelly-Colt
Large catalogue of peace & social justice merchandise

Peace Things
Peace symbol apparel, flags, buttons and other peace things

JMET
Jim Morris Environmental T-Shirt Company; includes links & resources

Peacemamas World Peace Flag Homepage
Beautiful peace flag available, plus other resources

Dyed in Vermont
Peace shirts by a Vermont tie-dye artist

Empty Warhead
Anti-war, anti-Bush t-shirts & buttons

BringPeace.net
Organic cotton products for a healthier world

Fun Links Page
Peace & other links

Tami Steinmetz Center Peace Links
Includes academic programs in peace studies and conflict resolution

Loveearth.net
Thousands of links, including interesting conspiracy ones

Infinite Just Us
Urging a sane response to Sept. 11th. Includes useful links

Quote Lady's Quotes by Subject, Peace
Peace quotes

Thousand Cranes Peace Network
Includes peace & nonviolence quotes, history of peace symbols, and access to paper crane projects

Pray For World Peace Now
Read prayers for peace from different faiths and submit your own prayer

Candles For Peace
Light a cyber candle for peace and share your thoughts

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organizations (UNESCO)
Main page
UNESCO - Education Sector
Includes programs on nonviolence and peace education

Embassy World
Contact information of foreign embassies in the U.S. The main page has maps of every nation

Humanitarian Resource Institute: International Peace Center
promotes prevention and settlement of intra/interstate conflicts; published the International Interfaith Peace Declaration

Imagining Ourselves
An international museum uniting women and inviting dialogue

The Zen Millennium Peace Magazine
Dedicated to universal love and peace

Global Network for Peace and Tolerance
People of different backgrounds discuss peace, tolerance & non-violence

TASKS For Peace
Peace through religious and political tolerance

 

 

 

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