Activism / alternatives to incarceration / Anarchist Studies / Critical Criminology / Disability Studies / Peace and Conflict Studies / School to Prison Pipeline / Social Justice Education

The End of Prison is published!

The End of Prisons: Reflections from the Decarceration Movement Edited by Mechthild E. Nagel and Anthony J. Nocella II This book brings together a collection of social justice scholars and activists who take Foucault’s concept of discipline and punishment to explain how prisons are constructed in society from nursing homes to zoos. This book expands … Continue reading

Critical Pedagogy / Environmental Justice / Peace and Conflict Studies / Peace Studies / Peace Studies Journal / Publication

Released – Peace Studies Journal Vol. 5, Issue 2, May 2012

Check it out, the Peace Studies Journal‘s Volume 5, Issue 2 is out. This free peer-reviewed online journal is getting a lot of attention around the world. Please think about submitting articles and book reviews for the next issue to Brian Trautman at b.trautman@yahoo.com Continue reading

Article / Conflict Studies / Critical Criminology / Journal / Peace and Conflict Studies / Peace Studies / Prison Industrial Complex / Save the Kids / Transformative Justice and Studies

Recently Published Transformative Justice Article

In the Fall 2011 issue of Peace and Conflict Review I published an article on transformative justice. Peace and Conflict Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal in the field of peace and conflict studies housed at the University of Peace governed by the United Nations. The article is dedicated to the historical overview, political development, and philosophy … Continue reading

Activism and Social Movements / Alliance Politics / Event / Peace and Conflict Studies

Peace Activist Training at SUNY Cortland – Nov 2 & 9

Peace Activism Workshop Free Six Hour Training ATTEND ALL SIX HOURS TO GET YOUR PEACE CERTIFICATE Learn decision making, how to build a campaign, media promotion, law enforcement negotiation, lockdowns and protests, and civil disobedience. Two Days, Three Hours Each Date: Monday, November 2 & 9 Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Where: Lawn Behind … Continue reading

Activism and Social Movements / Alliance Politics / Conference / Critical Criminology / Event / Peace and Conflict Studies / Prisons, Torture, and Death Penalty / Quakerism / Transformative Justice and Studies / Youth Studies

21st Annual Peace Studies Conference – Nov 14 Le Moyne College – Youth, Drugs, Violence, and Gangs

21st Annual Peace Studies Conference a project of the Central New York Peace Studies Consortium FREE FOR STUDENTS $15.00 Registration Fee Conference Registration _______________________________________________________________________ Conference Registration _______________________________________________________________________ Food in Syracuse _______________________________________________________________________ Lodging in Syracuse _______________________________________________________________________ Program Theme: Youth, Drugs, Violence, and Gangs: Global, national and local challenges Saturday November 14, 2009 Le Moyne College Syracuse, … Continue reading

Activism and Social Movements / Conference / Critical Criminology / Peace and Conflict Studies / Prisons, Torture, and Death Penalty / Quakerism / Transformative Justice and Studies / Youth Studies

21st Peace Studies Conference Nov 14, 2009 at Le Moyne College

21th Annual Peace Studies Conferencea project of the Central New York Peace Studies Consortium Program Theme: Youth, Drugs, Violence, and Gangs: Global, national and local challenges Saturday November 14, 2009 Le Moyne College, Syracuse, New York, USASponsored by: Peace and Global Studies ProgramCenter for Urban and Regional Applied Research Continue reading