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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 25 2019 - 10:21am
Replay the NOWCastSA webcast of the Blessing of the Peacemakers, when the peaceCENTER appointed San Antonio Peace Laureates on Jan. 27, 2019. The Peace Laureate is a local voice of wisdom and experience to speak for peace and justice in San Antonio.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 9 2016 - 9:53pm
In an event called “Take Back Our City,” people from across San Antonio gathered at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center to look at the past to inform today’s conversation about gentrification and displacement. An 11,000-year timeline papered the walls of the meeting room, going back from today to a time when indigenous groups were still migrating to the Americas.
Written by JayAlmendarez13 on Feb 8 2016 - 6:11pm
According to the American Civil Liberties Union, the United States has just 5 percent of the world’s population, but has more than 20 percent of the world’s prison population. Replay the video from a San Antonio Dream Week panel discussion on ending mass incarceration and learn what you can do about it.  The speakers included representatives from Free Battered Texas Women, Mothers Act for Criminal Justice Reform, San Antonio NORML, Black Lives Matter, Texas Inmate Family Association and the Interfaith Welcome Coalition.