Peaceable City at Homewood Friends

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This is a series of discussions about the causes and remedies of violence.  The discussions will go from 7 to 9 PM and start with listening to a TED talk.  Peaceable City is a subcommittee of the Baltimore Quaker Peace and Justice Committee.  The TED talks will include, not necessarily in this order:

Oct 11 --Vernā Myers, “How to overcome our biases? Walk boldly toward them"

Oct 18 -- Bryan Stevenson, “We Need to Talk about an Injustice,”

Oct 25 - Gary Haugen, “The hidden reason for poverty the world needs to address now”

Nov 1 -- Adam Foss, "The Power of the Prosecuter"

Nov 8 -- ending at 8:30, Nadine Burke Harris, “How Childhood Trauma Affects Health Across a Lifetime”

Nov 15 -- Tony Porter, "A Call to Men"

Nov 22 -- Jeffrey Brown: How we cut youth violence in Boston by 79 percent

Gary Slutkin, “Let's treat violence like a contagious disease“

Brené Brown, “The Power of Vulnerability”

Renée Mitchell, “Policing in America needs to change. Trust me, I’m a cop”

Inge Missmahl, “Bringing Peace to the Minds of Afghanistan”

Scilla Elworthy, “Fighting with nonviolence”

Julia Bacha: How women wage conflict without violence

Jamila Raqib: The secret to effective nonviolent resistance