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Sep 6, 2017
Application Deadlines: Cleveland, OH: Friday, September 29, 2017 (Application date has passed - no longer accepting applications.) Akron, OH: Friday, November 3, 2017 Dayton, OH: Friday, October 20, 2017 Workshops in Ohio: Cleveland (Case Western Reserve... READ MORE

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From the Executive Director
Dec 15, 2017 Parisa Parsa

Difficult People

Earlier this year, a dialogue participant helped us with an amazing discovery:

We can make difficult people disappear.

Let me explain.

Dave Joseph, MSW | Field Manual

This "hybrid model" of dialogue offers a faith-based approach to peacebuilding with Christians and Muslims.

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