Each year, the Fellowship of Reconciliation awards three peace prizes — international, national, and local — to individuals or organizations whose commitment to peace, justice, and reconciliation is recognized as extraordinary.
June 30, 2015 - Commenting on leaked reports from a damning Department of Justice investigation into the events following the killing of Michael Brown nearly a year ago, the Reverend Osagyefo Sekou said:
June 18, 2015, St. Louis, Missouri: In the wake of the massacre at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church the Reverend Osagyefo Sekou offered his deep condolences to the families of those killed and injured, the congregants and community of that sacred and deeply historically resonant Church:
This weekend, FOR staff are in Ferguson and St.
Update: This position has been closed.
The Fellowship of Reconciliation, the nation’s first interfaith peace and justice organization founded a century ago, seeks a staff accountant, based in Nyack, NY.
There is a conversation about racial justice flowing throughout the land. Read on for just three examples in different parts of the country.
How are you a part of it? We want to know! Please email and let us know what is going on in your communities so we can feature it in the future.
There are several spots opening for new National Council members and we need some excellent nominations from the grassroots of the FOR network; you all!
We are thrilled to have kicked off 2015 with three huge successes in our work to organize, train, and grow a diverse nonviolent movement!
We talk a lot about the power of nonviolence. But we don’t get to see it in action as often as we like.
That’s why we’re so excited to share with you this video of FOR Fellow Rev. Osagyefo Sekou — leading peaceful protesters in St. Louis facing down a phalanx of riot police nonviolently:
It has been a joy and a great privilege for me to join the National Council of the Fellowship of Reconciliation this year.