Reports from Peacemakers
Patrick Kennelly, associate director of the Center for Peacemaking, spent a week this past spring in Kabul, Afghanistan, meeting with and learning about Afghans promoting nonviolence as a path to peace. The trip was organized by Voices for Creative Nonviolence and the Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers. Details of Pat's experience can be read in a Marquette Magazine web exclusive here.
Father Simon recently visited Pakistan, traveling with companions from Voices for Creative Nonviolence, based in Chicago. He shares thoughts on this recent trip: Pakistan Article
Elizabeth Bailey and Kathleen Scott are working with youth in Cape Town, South Africa, as part of the Szymczak Peacemaking Fellowship program. They produced the video on the following link to share the work of the Peace Action and Community Activism (PACE) program that they developed: http://www.vimeo.com/15781203.