A riot is the voice of the unheard– Martin Luther King, Jr
Party for the People!: Support Egypt:Protest at UN... →
treeparty: To All of our friends in Solidarity MovementsPlease join us to support our sisters and brothers in Egypt in their uprising against the Egyptian Government brutalities and tortures.On January 25th, more than 200,000 Egyptians took to the streets in peaceful demonstrations against…
Bmore Peaceful: A City Plagued by Violence
I remember the first couple of times I left the city of Baltimore. When I would say that’s where I was from, I would usually get a look of disdain, the interaction would change as if I had a disease or something. For some, I became instantly “stupid” and “uneducated”. Fast forward to post Wire, the reaction was slightly different. “Oh you from Baltimore? You...
HIP @ Civitas Students do first mediation on their...
HIP @ Civitas students Talaytha and Katia have been training to be peace advocates and peer mediators for a year now. After a few random emergency mediations with an adult present, these 8th grade mediators handled the situation quite nicely. They used their skills learned to move these disputants towards a win win solution. They said it was very difficult but somewhat listening outside the door,...
When I dare to be powerful to use my strength in the service of my vision, then...– Audre Lorde
Help Increase the Peace (HIP) Workshop →
Register now for the Help Increase the Peace workshop here in Baltimore! If you are feeling overwhelmed by all the violence in the city, come learn how you can help make a small difference. Workshop is both interactive, fun and informative and can be used to help increase the peace in your community and around the world. Workshop will now take place February 25th- 27th.
Know Your Rights! →
Too many young people get taken advantage of by law enforcement because they do not know their rights. Learn, know them, exercise them!
Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our...– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Without love there is no revolution– Bell Hooks
Why should a man have to die for, something he never should’ve had to...– James Brown about MLK Jr