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09/22/2016 - Museum Officials and Archaeologists Sign Petition Against N. Dakota Pipeline Grantee News From the Natural History Museum: The New York Times By MELENA RYZIK Traditional Aztec dancers, at a rally last week in San Diego in support of the protesters in North Dakota who are fighting construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. CreditSandy … Continue reading

09/07/2016 - Split This Rock 10th Annual Poetry Contest Seeks Poems of Provocation & Witness Grantee News From Split This Rock: Split This Rock’s 10th Annual Poetry Contest, judged by Sheila Black, is open for submissions! Each year, the contest serves to raise the visibility and prestige of poetry of provocation and witness. Submissions should be … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: Peace Is Possible: Include Women It can be hard to read the newspaper or listen to the news these days. The devastating human costs of conflict are more apparent than ever, as families are fleeing their homes due to civil war, violent extremism, and militarized … Continue reading

Topic: Seeds of Transformation The feeling of many forecasters is that 2016 will be a year in which fear and anxiety compete with vitality and innovation as the dominant trends. Will suspicion and distrust, fear of new migrants and the securitization of policy and … Continue reading