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Panel: “Combating the Cancer of Extremism” at Pacifica Institute, Los Angeles

Panel: “Combating the Cancer of Extremism” at Pacifica Institute, Los Angeles

Near the end of last year, Pacifica Institute organized a series of “Muslim Voices Against Extremism” panels in almost all its offices in the West Coast. The panel in Irvine office last...
Pacifica Institute Condemns the Terrorist Attacks in Paris

Pacifica Institute Condemns the Terrorist Attacks in Paris

Pacifica Institute strongly condemns the terrorist attacks in Paris. We stand united with the people of France and with people around the world in mourning the loss of innocent lives and offering our...
Open Your Heart to Rumi

Open Your Heart to Rumi

February 23rd, 2015 Pacifica Institute’s Women in Faith group hosted a Rumi Night event with Making of the Modern World Program at Eleanor Roosevelt College UCSD. The event started with an...
Ramadan Fast Breaking Dinner in San Diego

Ramadan Fast Breaking Dinner in San Diego

Theme: Building Hospitality As a Way of Sharing Cultures Reception: 7:35 PM   Intro: 7:40 PM   Presentation Video : Fasting Tradition and Ramadan: 7:49   Breaking the Fast “Call to Prayer”...
LA Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner

LA Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner

Pacifica Institute requests the pleasure of your company at Ramadan Friendship Iftar Dinner. Please join us to celebrate the month of Ramadan together. Date: June 25, 2015 Time: 7:30pm Venue: Saint...
Iftar Dinner with Temple Judea Synagogue

Iftar Dinner with Temple Judea Synagogue

Ramadan started on the 17th of June this year and in the very first day of Ramadan- 2015, Pacifica Institute hosted an iftar meal with Temple Judea. Fasting starts an hour and a half before the sun...
A Conversation with Rev. Alexei R. Smith on Interfaith Dialogue

A Conversation with Rev. Alexei R. Smith on Interfaith Dialogue

As Pacifica Institute we have started a new interview series with prominent leaders of today’s society. To launch the series, we sat down to enjoy an enlightening conversation with Rev. Alexei...
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, 47th Congressional District

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, 47th Congressional District

The first congress did was renew the SCHIP which is a Healthy Families bill that provides health care for low to moderate income family children. Following that the congress passed the equal pay law...
Beth Krom-Irvine Mayor Speaks at PI – Orange County

Beth Krom-Irvine Mayor Speaks at PI – Orange County

Beth Krom was first elected to the Irvine City Council in 2000 and was re-elected in 2002. In 2004, she won her first term as Mayor of Irvine and in 2006 she was re-elected with nearly 60% of the...
Voviette D. Morgan-FBI Agent Speaks at PI – Los Angeles

Voviette D. Morgan-FBI Agent Speaks at PI – Los Angeles

Agent Morgan discussed what programs the FBI has initiated that focus on community involvement and how the community can partner with the FBI to make Los Angeles a safer place to live. Voviette D....