Strength Through Peace (STP) was founded in 2001 shortly after the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, and was dissolved on July 1st, 2018. This is now a "legacy website", and is no longer being updated.
STP was affiliated with the Center for Justice, Peace and Enviroment (CJPE) when it was founded. CJPE later changed its name to the Fort Collins Community Action Network (FCCAN). To learn more about FCCAN and its current affiliates, visit http://fccan.org.
Meaning of “Strength Through Peace”
Adapted from a message to the Ft. Collins Mennonite Fellowship delivered by Kevin Cross on July 4th, 2010
In a nutshell, the name of our organization means that pursuing truly peaceful policies toward other countries would make our society, as well as the societies with which we interact, stronger. The converse of that statement is that pursuing warlike policies toward other countries makes both “us” and “them” weaker, more fragile.
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