Remember the last time you found yourself in a conflict situation, heard an oppressive statement or witnessed the diminishment of another human being?
You are invited this Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 p.m. to an emergency memorial service and day of action in Washington for the mainly unarmed 1,000 Black victims of state-sanctioned murders since 2007.
Namaya is a poet, artist, raconteur, who combines his various passions in art, performance, music and writing to create art that engages communities to consider the impact of war and militarism.
Veterans Fellowship Of Reconciliation: Combat Paper Journal Project
On Aug. 9, when a black teenager named Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer, the small city of Ferguson lost its anonymity.
Harriett Maltina Comer (nee Hardy) was born on June 22, 1914 in Scott County Indiana. She has been a member of the FOR since September 23, 1940 and — like the IFOR — turned 100 this year.
From Greensboro to Ferguson
“It is our duty to fight for our freedom!
Concerned citizens from across the country converged in the St. Louis area for the four-day “Ferguson October” mobilization. Among them were five activists and supporters of FOR who attended the Oct.
One of the main reasons I wanted to travel the 16-plus hours to St.
FOR’s chief operating officer, Rev. Hillary Gaston, attended the Ferguson October Weekend of Resistance to assist FOR’s representative in Ferguson, Rev. Osagyefo Sekou, with on the ground efforts.