Paul Eppinger, interfaith leader, dies at 83

Paul Eppinger, who led a campaign for Arizona to recognize a holiday for Martin Luther King Jr. and later was involved in interfaith affairs, has died.

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TOU Stands with Standing Rock #StandingRock #NoDAPL

The Temple of Understanding stands with Standing Rock! Grove Harris, our Main Representative to the United Nations, is pictured with interns from Peace Boat US.

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Demand that your bank stop financially supporting the Dakota Access Pipeline

Demand that your bank stop financially supporting the Dakota Access Pipeline and associated projects such as Energy Transfer now.

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Pledge to Register as a Muslim if Trump requires Muslims to register

The Alliance of Community Trainers has launched this campaign on CAUSES: Pledge to Register as a Muslim if Trump requires Muslims to register.

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Parliament of the World’s Religions Statement on Standing Rock #NoDAPL #StandingRock

Today, representatives of the Parliament of the World’s Religions leadership have arrived in North Dakota to join the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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Hindu priests are now helping to combat child marriage in Nepal

In a remote far western part of Nepal, some of these religious leaders are using their standing in traditional communities to educate families about the consequences of child marriage.

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End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock #Standing Rock #NoDAPL

A film project documenting the Dakota Access pipeline protests at Standing Rock! This short film features an exclusive interview with Sky Bird Black Owl, first woman to give birth at the Standing Rock Protests.

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Dakota Access pipeline protests: UN group investigates human rights abuses

A United Nations group is investigating allegations of human rights abuses by North Dakota law enforcement against Native American protesters, with indigenous leaders testifying about “acts of war” they observed during mass arrests at an oil pipeline protest.

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