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Statements on Recent Military Intervention in Turkey

Statements on Recent Military Intervention in Turkey

As many of you may already be aware, Turkey is going through a very difficult time nowadays. We are deeply concerned about the ongoing situation in the country and we, as Pacifica Institute, strongly...
Vienna 2016 – Countering Voilent Extremism

Vienna 2016 – Countering Voilent Extremism

The series of events, with the title, “Countering Violent Extremism: Emerging Perspectives and Initiatives”, is aimed to bring together prominent participants from a variety of disciplines and...
Orange County Community Standing Against Hate and Extremism

Orange County Community Standing Against Hate and Extremism

On Sunday, July 10, 2016,  Faith and community leaders, along with local law enforcement officers in Irvine, gathered together on the corner of Alton & Culver in Irvine to denounce hate,...
Seattle Interfaith Ramadan Dinner Brought Together Representatives of Diverse Faith Communities

Seattle Interfaith Ramadan Dinner Brought Together Representatives of Diverse Faith Communities

Pacifica Institute has organized Seattle Interfaith Ramadan Iftar Dinner at Seattle University on June 29. Seattle University School of Theology, Faith Action Network, and The Church Council of...
Law Enforcement Iftar Dinner in collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office

Law Enforcement Iftar Dinner in collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office

On June 23, the Pacifica Institute, in collaboration with the U.S. Attorney’s Office, held its third annual iftar dinner with attendance from the local and federal law enforcement community. Acting...
Faculty and Students Came Together for an Iftar Dinner

Faculty and Students Came Together for an Iftar Dinner

Thursday, June 23, 2016 – Pacifica Institute Los Angeles held one of its iftars in its Playa Del Rey Office. It is one of the many meals Pacifica Institute has been inviting neighbors and...
Ramadan Dinner with Local Law Enforcement Officers

Ramadan Dinner with Local Law Enforcement Officers

On Thursday, June 23 2016, the Orange County branch of Pacifica Institute hosted its annual law enforcement Iftar at its local office. The gathering served to share the joy of Ramadan and to...
SIVIC letter to Pacifica Institute

SIVIC letter to Pacifica Institute

Pacifica Institute and the Hizmet Movement June 15, 2016 We have been fortunate in the San Francisco Bay Area to work cooperatively with the Pacifica Institute, a local organization that is inspired...
Fethullah Gulen Statement on the Orlando Shooting Attack

Fethullah Gulen Statement on the Orlando Shooting Attack

June 17, 2016 Fethullah Gulen issued the following statement on the Orlando shooting attack: I am shocked and deeply saddened by the horrific attack that took place in Orlando, the deadliest mass...
Ramadan Brought Together Orange County Faith Communities

Ramadan Brought Together Orange County Faith Communities

On June 14, 2016, Pacifica Institute Orange County branch hosted its annual Interfaith Ramadan Iftar dinner.  The event brought together religious and faith leaders as well as interfaith community...