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10 Years of Peace Presence

posted Oct 15, 2009, 8:02 AM by Sierra Interfaith Action for Peace   [ updated Oct 27, 2011, 2:22 AM ]

October 7, 2011 marks ten years of a United States military presence in Afghanistan.

October 10, 2011 marks ten years of SIAP peace presence outside the federal building in Reno, NV. 

Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers

posted Oct 15, 2009, 7:59 AM by Sierra Interfaith Action for Peace   [ updated Oct 27, 2011, 2:21 AM ]

Jim Haber and Mary Lou Anderson, Afghanistan, March 2011
To celebrate this year's International Day of Peace (Sep. 21), Sierra Interfaith Action for Peace invited Jim Haber and Mary Lou Anderson of the Nevada Desert Experience to the University of Nevada, Reno to share their experiences working with the Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers. Jim and Mary Lou, who traveled to Afghanistan in March, 2011, detailed the highlights of working with a home-grown peace movement in the Middle East and presented films from their time there. 

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