Category: Social Justice Public Witness
JOURNEYING TOWARD SPIRITUAL WHOLENESS
The 8th Principle affirms and promotes journeying toward spiritual wholeness by working to build a diverse, multicultural Beloved Community by our actions that accountably dismantle racism and other oppressions in ourselves and our institutions.
Inclusion, when done right, can be incredibly productive … read more.
Monday at 6
You can learn about de-escalating conflict in public spaces; this 60-minute interactive training teaches you how to handle situations so that hate and harassment don’t escalate into violence. Conflict de-escalation requires patience, a willingness to listen, and an ability to see the humanity … read more.
To celebrate Trans Sunday
To celebrate Trans Sunday, a big shout-out to D. Steele who pulled off the greatest feat of organizational behavior in history IMHO: as president of First UU, he ran a congregational meeting on a cellphone from his car while in the midst … read more.
Ignite Peace’s Excellent Program
Almost 60 people participated in Ignite Peace’s excellent program, Racism in Greater Cincinnati: An Action-Focused Conversation Tuesday! Many intriguing suggestions were surfaced; one of the best from the economic initiatives sub-group was simple: seek out and patronize black-owned businesses. A group of … read more.
Sunday at 2
Join We Are One: Hope Festival at ARCO (Art + Community). Sponsored by the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, Ignite Peace will be moderating a storytelling panel of refugees and sharing ways to get involved with immigration justice issues here in Cincinnati. ARCO is at 3301 Price … read more.
On Tuesday, October 24th
In alignment with our 8th Principle, don’t miss our community partner Ignite Peace’s event: Racism in Greater Cincinnati, An Action-Focused Conversation at First UU on Tuesday, October 24th from 6-8P. Taylor Curtis of the YWCA is a dynamic and thoughtful speaker; her … read more.
Monday at 10
Faith & Community Alliance is hosting its monthly Moral Monday meeting to discuss affordable housing and Issue 24, the ballot initiative to fund the Affordable Trust Fund. This hybrid meeting will be held at the Community Action Agency, 1740 Langdon Farm Road from 10-11:30 … read more.
Wednesday at 10
You can bear witness at the hearing in Columbus to abolish the death penalty (HB 259). Let’s help Ignite Peace pack hearing room 313 in the Ohio Statehouse! To join the Cincinnati carpool meet at the Kenwood Mall parking lot in front of Dillards. … read more.