Upcoming Events

 

October 1 – 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

NC No Torture Interfaith Prayer Vigil – Johnston County

You’re invited to an interfaith gathering to remember the victims of the CIA’s rendition and torture program.  

Aero Contractors, headquartered at the Johnston County Airport, was responsible for secretly rendering at least 49 people between 2001 and 2004.  

The North Carolina Commission of Inquiry on Torture (NCCIT) released its report after an 18 month inquiry and renews the call for a governmental investigation into these illegal and immoral activities.

The NC Council of Churches “NC No Torture” project and NC Stop Torture Now encourage you to attend and add your voice to those supporting transparency and accountability and ensuring North Carolina is not used to facilitate torture and abuse. 

 

Every Tuesday-11:30-12:30 pm  -

Tuesdays with Tillis

Tuesdays with Tillis group members gather each week and rally outside Senator Tillis’s office in Raleigh (310 New Bern Ave)to highlight issues and demonstrate to call attention to vital priorities too often overlooked by the press or elected officials.

 

Sundays, 1 to 4PM come to Prison Books Collective that has sent free books to people on the inside in North Carolina and Alabama, and magazines around the country, since 2006., 4312 Etta Rd, Durham. Directions and information: http://prisonbooks.info/get-involved/volunteer/ .  Contact: prisonbooks@gmail.com.

 

 

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Building a Culture of Peace. Uprooting the Causes of War.

We envision a world where all beings are free from the threat of war and oppression. We stand together as one human family to resolve conflicts peacefully in all our endeavors and support human rights for all.

Our mission is to abolish war, particularly as an instrument of U.S. policy, and to build a culture of peace through personal responsibility and witness, education, and promotion of human needs over militarism.

 

Donate Here:

NC Peace Action Education Fund
PO Box 10384
Raleigh, NC  27605