Entries by Matthew

Become a Member of The Peace Alliance!

We are excited to announce that for the first time ever we asking all our valued supporters to officially join us as a Sponsoring Member of The Peace Alliance. we have some fun incentives to offer everyone who joins us as a sponsoring member in the first six weeks of the drive, including: a drawing for signed books and DVD’s from Marianne Williamson, Phil Donahue and Joaquin Phoenix.

Tell President: Time to Advance Atrocities Prevention Board

The establishment of the interagency Atrocities Prevention Board (APB) last year by the Obama administration was an important milestone in developing a comprehensive policy framework to prevent future atrocities. We congratulate the President’s administration for taking this on and encourage them to move it now even further into fruition. While there is continual progress, they are well behind their promised deadlines on some key implementation. We need to encourage further progress. Sign Petition today!

Colorado Restorative Justice Pilot Project Bill Passes!

State Representative Pete Lee has just shared a huge victory with advocates and constituents in Colorado with the passage of House Bill 13-1254, The Restorative Justice Pilot Project. This bill, to become law as soon as the Governor signs it, is only the second of its kind in Colorado and represents a significant jump in Restorative processes and practices becoming possible for post-offense cases.