On April 27th, Mel Duncan (co-founder of Nonviolent Peaceforce) presented about his recent trip to the Vatican where he was one of eighty peace leaders evaluating the Just War Doctrine. Over 130 people joined the conversation wanting to be part of reintroducing the power of nonviolent action to the world.

 

You can download Mel's presentation by clicking here.

 

Also, read what the press wrote about the conference at the Vatican:

An appeal to the Catholic Church to recommit to the centrality of Gospel nonviolence

Did the Vatican Just Throw Out Its Just War Doctrine?

Historic Vatican conference calls for nonviolence and ‘just peace’

Cardinal Turkson: Papal encyclical on nonviolence, just war theory 'plausible'