OUR PURPOSE

Carolina Peace Center was founded by Faisal R. Khan with the purpose of promoting lawful non-violent activism and advocacy for marginalized and at-risk communities.

OUR MISSION

Carolina Peace Center will cultivate justice and peace across diverse social and political groups by building grassroots networks to educate and advocate for systemic change.

OUR VISION

We seek to unite secular and faith communities to collaborate with local, state, and national political and community leaders to produce non-biased policies and laws that protect all people in North Carolina and beyond.

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WHAT WE DO

  • Stand with communities affected by political and social divisiveness.
  • Analyze and strategize around the historical, social and political context of each affected group.
  • Identify and engage with potential partners.
  • Develop and implement an advocacy plan of action to achieve peaceful solutions.
  • Create and sustain viable alliances through ongoing communication.
  • Provide educational and interactive workshops to increase civic and political involvement among ​all age groups.
  • Teach and apply conflict resolution principles to youth, adults and organizations.
  • Promote tolerance and sensitivity through cross-cultural literacy.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Coming soon!

OUR WORK IN ACTION

EVENT: No Muslim Ban Press Conference

Friday, June 29th at 11:30 am Carolina Peace Center held a press conference to show support to Muslim Americans and Muslims standing up against religious bigotry and racism. The Carolina Peace Center called the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President
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EVENT: Families Belong Together

Hundreds gathered to protest the separation of migrant families at the border. RSVP on Facebook. WUNC coverage Carolina Resistance coverage N&O Coverage La Conexion coverage ABC coverage
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Racism: Community Conversation on Structural Racism, Accountability and Police State

Great event this evening in Durham on much needed topic that must take place across the country. Great panelists discussion on the following questions below. You can watch the entire talk on the event page (see previous post). Durham police
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Love a Muslim Day

#LoveAMuslim #LoveAMuslimDay Muslim and non-Muslim community members met in the spirit of solidarity and humanity to stand up against Islamophobia and anti-Muslim hate.
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Event: Challenging Muslim and Immigrant Ban

This afternoon, the Carolina Peace Center held a Panel on the Muslim Travel Ban and anti-immigrant policies which included DACA recipients. Community faith leaders, legal counsels and political leaders shared and shed light on policies as well as that of
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