It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Jim Murphy (Amarillo, Texas), who passed away on February 8, 2021, at the age of 79. Jim was a cherished and valued member of The Peace Farm and the Peace Farm Board for many years, and he will be greatly missed.
MAY 8, 12PM CST: Join John Dear to Reflect on the Life & Teachings of Daniel Berrigan for his 100th Birthday
Five years since his death and 100 since his birth, legendary priest, author, poet and activist Daniel Berrigan continues to offer wisdom and insight on living a life of creative nonviolence. Join Rev. John Dear in marking mark Dan’s 100th birthday in free, three hour Zoom session via the Beatitudes Center on May 8, at 2 p.m. EST.
STOP FOREVER WIPP: New Mexico Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Action Alert
As demanded by organizations and individuals, the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) has scheduled a public hearing on adding a New Utility Shaft to the WIPP permit. The hearing will start at noon on Monday, May 17, 2021. Hundreds of people commented on the proposed new shaft in 2019 and 2020, 97 percent of whom objected to WIPP expansion and the new shaft.