URI Condemns Violence at US Capitol
January 08, 2021 15:21 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, CA, USA, Jan. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We, at the United Religions Initiative, share concern and grief following the violence that took place at the United States Capitol on...
Global Rally of Hope to focus on 70th Anniversary of Korean War
November 21, 2020 10:45 ET | Universal Peace Federation USA
Washington, DC, Nov. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saturday, November 21, 2020 (7:00 p.m. EST/4:00 p.m. PST) https://www.peacelink.live/bc A third global Rally of Hope will be held this weekend,...
URI to Appear in The Visionaries Series on PBS
October 08, 2020 14:16 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, CA, USA, Oct. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- URI, United Religions Initiative, will be profiled in the upcoming season of The Visionaries, the award-winning public television series...
Two Decades of Peacebuilding:
June 24, 2020 20:22 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, CA, USA, June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As tensions rise between groups of people based on differences in culture, faith, ethnicity, and politics, there is one organization...
Envisioning Peace: URI at The Commonwealth Club
October 21, 2019 14:29 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- URI (United Religions Initiative) will be featured at The Commonwealth Club of California on Friday, October 25, 2019. A distinguished panel will...
Preeta D. Bansal Appointed to URI’s President’s Council
October 14, 2019 17:00 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, Oct. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Religions Initiative (www.URI.org) President and Founding Trustee, The Rt. Rev. William E. Swing, former Episcopal Bishop of California, today...
Since 9/11 Terror Attacks, International Peacebuilding Community Is Gaining Momentum
September 11, 2019 14:49 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, CA, USA, Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     September 11, 2019 In the nearly two decades since the September 11 terror attacks in the United States,...
Beyond Partisanship
June 03, 2019 14:35 ET | United Religions Initiative
Stanford, CA, USA, June 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As worshippers in churches, mosques and synagogues are being slaughtered and hate crimes and violence fueled by tensions between people of...
URI and the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention Sign Partnership Agreement
November 14, 2018 10:00 ET | United Religions Initiative
New York, NY, USA, Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEUnited Religions Initiative (URI) and the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect...
International Peacebuilding Community Responds to US Travel Ban
June 27, 2018 16:25 ET | United Religions Initiative
San Francisco, CA, USA, June 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The decision of the United States Supreme Court on Tuesday to uphold the president’s ban on travel from nations with large Muslim...