Thanks for Helping Make Peace Possible

Last week, Tanenbaum’s Peace Made Possible Gala celebrated the people and places that are making inclusion of our religiously diverse country a reality. Hosted by Sandra Bookman and brought to life by Chuck Nice, this year’s gala honored champions of human rights through inclusivity, respect and education. Target received our CORPORATE BRIDGE BUILDER AWARD for […]

Pioneer Day is Almost Here!

Dear Friends, Did you know that July 24th is Pioneer Day? This holiday is one of the major holidays of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The day is often observed with parades, fireworks, and Old West reenactments to commemorate the arrival of Brigham Young and his followers to Salt Lake Valley. To […]

Collaborating for Peace

Friends—   Today, the United Nations recognizes the International Day of UN Peacekeepers. Yet at Tanenbaum, we also know that that the UN’s peacekeepers aren’t the only individuals working tirelessly to protect peace. Across communities wrecked by armed conflicts, there are religiously driven community peacebuilders, who risk their lives daily to stop violence and extremism, […]

March — April Peacemakers in Action Network Media Update

Greetings from Tanenbaum! Please enjoy the latest compilation of news about the Peacemakers in Action. Warm regards, Michael, Janie, Liz, and Casey                                                  Network News Jacky Visits Ivo! Program Advisory Council Member Scott Appleby Honored with Religion and International Studies Distinguished Scholar Award Voices of SDG16+: Stories for Global Action Peacemaker News Dr. Sakena Yacoobi, Afghanistan […]

The Many Faces of Misinformation

Friends – How do we decide what news to trust? What exactly is fake news? How often does a fake news story mislead you? And how many false facts does it take to discredit a news story? Who’s responsible for the fake news frenzy? And how do we hold each other accountable? We asked, you […]