News & Highlights

Black Theater Matters

Few audiences are familiar with the treasure trove of early Black theater, largely omitted from our national cultural legacy. Peace studies and peace education should challenge this omission as it does other injustices. [continue reading…]

Opinion

The Deep American Roots of the Atlanta Shootings

This OpEd from The New York Times demonstrates how the convergence of oppressions suffered by those who bear the greatest burdens of systemic and structural violence are also the most vulnerable to multiple forms of physical violence, including murder. It calls peace educators to awareness of the convergence as a foundation for an inquiry into the challenge of devising learning experiences to illuminate the prejudicial attitudes and discriminatory values that facilitate behavioral violence and uphold the structures. [continue reading…]