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FBI San Diego Presents 2016 FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award to Pacifica Institute

FBI San Diego Presents 2016 FBI Director’s Community Leadership Award to Pacifica Institute

By Yadira Dickey, Community Outreach Specialist, FBI San Diego FBI Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Eric Birnbaum is pleased to announce Pacifica Institute of San Diego as the 2016 recipient of the FBI...
The Fountain Essay Contest 2016: I Am an Immigrant

The Fountain Essay Contest 2016: I Am an Immigrant

Submissions to be posted September 1 – December 31, 2016 We all move. As Einstein said, “Nothing happens until something moves.” Movement is one of the essentials of the physical world. This...
Islam in the Public Square

Islam in the Public Square

Join us to understand how Islamic beliefs and practices influence the public lives of American Muslims.
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...
We Strongly Condemn the Heinous Attack on Innocent People in Orlando

We Strongly Condemn the Heinous Attack on Innocent People in Orlando

Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of Orlando terror and hate attack. We condemn all forms of religious and other forms of extremism that teach hatred and incite violence. However, we need...
Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Connects: Peaceful Coexistence Experience in Korea

Pacifica Institute organized a delegation to attend the 4th Peaceful Coexistence Conference and debate at Seoul National University titled “Countering Violence Extremism at the Grassroots Level”...
Join the “Love is A Verb” February Screenings

Join the “Love is A Verb” February Screenings

Story Love Is A Verb is an examination of a social movement of Sufi inspired Sunni Muslims that began in Turkey in the l960s and now reaches across the globe. The group is called Hizmet, the Turkish...
Fethullah Gulen: “Muslims, we have to critically review our understanding of Islam” – Le Monde

Fethullah Gulen: “Muslims, we have to critically review our understanding of Islam” – Le Monde

Words fall short to truly express my deep sadness and revolt in the face of the carnage perpetrated by terrorist groups such as the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). I share...
Pacifica Talks

Pacifica Talks

Pacifica Institute thought of the talk series as a venue to cultivate friendship and strengthen civic dialogue among the many civil communities. The speakers of the talk series include prominent...
Conferences & Panels

Conferences & Panels

Pacifica Institute aims to encourage scholarly and intellectual researches and discussions on peace building, social conflicts, dialogue, and education. Scholarly works lay the foundations for better...