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Nebraskans for Peace: Keynote Speakers Medea Benjamin & Danaka Katovich

Please join the University of Nebraska at Omaha Grace Abbott School of Social work and Nebraskans for Peace on Saturday, September 26 for the 2022 Annual Peace Conference, where CODEPINK's own Medea Benjamin and Danaka Katovich will be delivering the keynote address, “Working for Peace Across Generations: How to get young people involved in the Peace Movement?”  

There will also be workshops held by peacemakers Steve Morse, Luisa Paloma-Hare, and Michael Kelly, as well as the presentation of the Peacemaker of the Year Awards. 

You can learn more about Nebraskans for Peace here: 

You can also view the Facebook link here to learn more about the 2022 Annual Peace Conference and view the agenda for the day. This event will take place online, so please invite any groups or individuals who may be interested!


Schedule of Events:

Morning Session
10:00am Welcome and Introduction
10:05am Keynote address by Medea Benjamin and Danaka Katovich “Working for Peace Across Generations: How to get young people involved in the Peace Movement?”
10:50am Workshop presentation by Steve Morse from Veterans for Peace. “The Climate Crisis and Militarism”
Afternoon Session
1:00pm Workshop presentation by Luisa Paloma-Hare “Education as a tool for Social Justice”
1:40pm Presentation of the Peacemaker of the Year Awards
2:00pm Workshop by Michael Kelly “The Role of International Law in the Russia-Ukraine War”
2:40pm Closing remarks




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