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Research Delegation to Venezuela
Stronger Together: A look at agriculture, economic systems and reform in Venezuela
Dec 9, 2014, 1:33pm Jim Murphy
    We are investigating the restart of the Ithaca Chapter of Fellowship Of Reconciliation. Our first collaborative project is with Central New York Committee for Justice in Palestine (CNYCJP) and the Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP): CNYCJP...
Nov 13, 2014, 5:34pm Kristin Stoneking
I'd like to call on all of FOR's members, supporters and friends to lift up Thich Nhat Hanh (Thay) in prayer and meditation. Thay, our dear friend and founder of the Plum Village monastery and Order of Inner Being, has suffered a severe...
Jun 20, 2014, 3:25pm Saif Alsaegh
I left Iraq in 2010 and studied academic English in Damascus for a year then started my bachelor’s degree in Montana. I was born and raised in Baghdad. I mainly came to the United States for studying and to...
Apr 22, 2014, 6:10pm Kristin Stoneking
Today on Earth Day, we join all those around the world in recognizing “the essential unity of all creation,” as articulated in the Fellowship of Reconciliation’s Statement of Purpose.Well before the first Earth Day in 1970, FOR...
Apr 4, 2014, 12:53pm Ymani Simmons
Beaver Creek ambles through the arid Arizona land revealing a spreading community of stone-beings that make the waters dance and sing as they roll and tumble on their endless journey. Thursday, March 20, 2014 was Spring Equinox, and I was blessed to...
Mar 18, 2014, 6:41am Dr. Hakim
Salam from Afghanistan, where the Afghan New Year (Nao Roz  / New Day / Nowruz) is just days away on the 21st of March.  Alas, peace is much further away.I ask for your friendship and time in making a Skype or telephone connection...
Mar 7, 2014, 2:37pm IFOR
The International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR) celebrates this year its hundredth anniversary. The movement was born out of an international peace conference held in Konstanz, Germany, in early August 1914. The event itself as well as the...