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October 2019

Four-day conference at UD: Social Practice of Human Rights

October 1, 2019 - October 4, 2019
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The Human Rights Center will host its 4th biennial conference the Social Practice of Human Rights Conference SPHR19 on October 1-4, 2019. The SPHR conference serves as a platform to bridge the divide between scholars and practitioners, enable critical reflection on human rights research on and for advocacy, and cultivate potential collaborations and initiatives that can be supported by the Human Rights Center and partners. 2019 marks 30 years since the end of the Cold War and the beginning of an era pregnant with…

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Prof. Erin Kearns on Torture

October 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Dayton Peace Museum – Holbrooke Hall, 208 West Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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 Monday October 7th— 6-7:30 pm  At the Dayton Peace Museum-Free Event! “Tortured Logic: Why Americans Support Torture in Counterterrorism” Nearly half of the American public thinks that torture can be acceptable in counterterrorism. In contrast, research and experts overwhelmingly show that torture is ineffective. Yet, much of the general public appears unconvinced. Why do some people support torture—and under what conditions—while others do not support the practice? We use a series of experiments to text factors that push or pull…

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Dayton Peace Festival 2019

October 12, 2019 - October 14, 2019
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 14, 2019

Dayton Peace Museum – Main building, 208 W. Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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Saturday 10/12 Free community yoga 8am-9am Free community Mindfulness Seminar with Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute teacher James Gallagher 10:30am-11:30am Free festival 1pm-5pm. Music, Food trucks, Four-square tournament, Yard games. Join with special celebrity guests! Free book conversation with Dayton Literary Peace Prize 7-830pm Sunday 10/13 Free community yoga 8am-9am Free Mindfulness seminar with Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute teacher James Gallagher 10:30am-11:30am Watch private Peace Summit streaming on Facebook at @DaytonInternationalPeaceMuseum with religious leaders, local and state policy makers,…

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November 2019

Official Opening Reception for Peace Accords Exhibit

November 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Join us Friday, November 1 from 6 to 8:30 pm for light refreshments and a closer look at the new all-interactive Dayton Peace Accords exhibit. Free event. November 1 is the 24th anniversary to the start of the original talks at Wright Patterson AFB in Dayton.

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Regenerating from the Ground Up by Susan Jennings

November 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The 21st century is ripe with conflict and dissolution. Climate catastrophe, water woes, food insecurity, economic instability, species collapse, and massive migrations challenge humanity to set a radically-different course. Come to learn what's happening locally and globally, and how you can participate. Free Event from the Dayton Peace Museum and Susan Jennings.

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On Sale Now: Annual Nobel Peace Prize Luncheon

November 30, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Marriott Hotel, 1414 S. Patterson Blvd
Dayton, 45409 United States
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Saturday, November 30 from 11:30 am to 2 pm for a Taste of Italy luncheon buffet (with vegan and vegetarian options) with dessert at the University of Dayton Marriott Hotel. Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley is this year's keynote speaker and will focus on the unprecedented year we have experienced in the Miami Valley in 2019. Museum artist-in-residence, Whitney Saleski will also speak about her year photographing Dayton through the multiple national news stories the city has been part of the past…

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January 2020

January 12: MLK Dialogues

January 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Dayton Peace Museum – Holbrooke Hall, 208 West Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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MLK Dialogues - Can We Talk? - Building Peace Series A retrospective consideration, 52 years later, of the question Martin Luther King, Jr. posed in the title of the last book he wrote — Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? -What? A community dialogue -When? Sunday, January 12th, 2:00 – 3:30 pm -Where? Dayton International Peace Museum 208 W. Monument Ave. Dayton, OH 45402 Free and open to the public. Come early or stay late to view…

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ZENsday

January 15 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every Wednesday — but always check our Instagram in case we need to cancel a week
Dayton Peace Museum – Holbrooke Hall, 208 West Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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Every Wednesday is Zensday at the Peace Museum! We offer Museum Members free meditation at 5:15PM, followed by yoga with Kay at 6PM. Bring your reusable water bottle and mat or borrow one of ours. If you're not yet a member, that’s easy to solve! Meditation brought to you by friends at: Natural Path Meditation Center 3153 Lantz Rd, Beavercreek, OH 45432 Learn more: daytonhealthfulness.org Meditation, understood properly, is a process to create a meditative state. Once this meditative state…

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January 17: Pathways to Peace with Bridget Moix

January 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dayton Peace Museum – Main building, 208 W. Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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$5.00

Search for Common Ground, Peace Direct and Mercy Corps have established the Pathways to Peace art exhibit to shed light on a side of the war in Yemen that is often overlooked: the life of civilians trapped in the middle. It features a combination of photos and paintings from Yemeni men, women, and children sharing their experiences with violence and their vision for the future of their country. The paintings and photographs represent fear, hope, and opportunities for regrowth in…

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Building Peace: MLK Dialogues-Part 2

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dayton Peace Museum – Main building, 208 W. Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402 United States
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Free
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