Aaron McCarroll Gallegos manages social media for the United Church of Canada and was a founding member of D.C. Barrios Unidos, a gang intervention group.
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Peace and Dignity
Margarito and Maria Esquino, refugees in Washington, D.C., received death threats this spring that they suspect came from members of El Salvadors ruling ARENA party.
It's About Being Human
International Human Rights Law Group Awards
British Parliament member John Hume received the International Human Rights Award this spring for his nonviolent reconciliation work in Northern Ireland. Awards were also gi
Treading on Holy Ground
Ward Valley in California's eastern Mojave Desert may seem like the middle of nowhere to those looking to dump their nuclear sludge.
Although several sources reported that independent candidate Jonathan Kuttab was elected to the Palestinian Council in January...
Sinking Noah's Ark
The Rights of Youth
In spite of the fact that Casa Alianza (Covenant House Latin America) forced the Honduras government to admit in a hearing before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights that it illegally
In Rhythm with the World.
Members of the Christian Peacemaker Team (CPT) in Jerusalem announced publicly that they would ride the city's #18 bus for several hours on Sunday, March 10.
Photojournalist Mev Puleo, whose work focused on the lives and struggles of the poor, died January 12, 1996, of a brain tumor. Puleo, who was 32 years old, received the 1995 U.S.
An Independent Palestine
Jonathan Kuttab, a Palestinian human rights lawyer in East Jerusalem, was elected to the 88-seat Palestinian Council in January in the elections mandated by the Palestinian-Israeli peace accord
The Nonviolence Web
Troubled by the scarcity of material from the nonviolent peace movement on the World Wide Web, three individuals are dedicating their skills to "help bring the powerful message of nonviolence on
Fire at Home
Life in the Inland Empire
The Inland Northwest, which includes eastern Washington and northern Idaho, is known more because of stories about Ruby Ridge and the Neo-Nazi headquarters in Hayden Lake, Idaho, than for its wooded tranquility.
Straining the Gap
Latino March on Washington
The Recognition of Justice
La Cultura Cura
Defending One's Homeland
A New Day
Gang members and the question of God