There is currently
a bill in Congress, HR 808, that calls for a new cabinet post to advise the president in ways to reduce domestic
and international violence, to create a U.S. Peace Academy, and to teach violence prevention and conflict resolution
skills to all K-12 students. Please contact your Congressperson and urge him/her to support HR 808.
there is an appeal for a related New York City Council Resolution 627 to support the creation of a U.S. Department
of Peace. It already has 15 co-sponsors. Please contact your City Councilperson to support Resolution 627.
find your U.S. Congressperson and your NYC Councilperson on the web, along with contact information. For NYC,
you can also phone 311.
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