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Nonviolence Works!

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Leeds Beckett University

Portland Crescent

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Nonviolence Works! An opportunity for the Christian community to engage in creative peacemaking.

Pope France has called nonviolence 'a style of politics for peace'. Come and explore what that might mean in practice at a series of seminars building on the work of the Catholic Nonviolence Initiative and the Vatican.

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Marie Dennis, author and co-president of Pax Christi International who has played a leading role in the joint Vatican/Pax Christi International initiative on Nonviolence and Just Peace.

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Maria Stephan, senior policy fellow at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), where she focuses on the dynamics of civil resistance and its relevance for violent conflict prevention and democratic development.

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