Matthew Albracht

Matthew Albracht is the Executive Vice President of The Peace Alliance and author of the book “Living Out Loud! Young Adults, Finding our Purpose, Shaping a Better World.”

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
A Roadmap to Peace: Five Peacebuilding Cornerstones
We live in a world that faces constant and often debilitating conflict and violence. As we see daily, this trauma intimately touches our lives, our families, our communities and reaches across the planet. From Baltimore to Syria, from Sandy Hook to Afghanistan, the examples are tragically,...
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Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Let's Interupt the Cradle-to-Prison Pipeline by Empowering Our Nation's Youth
Were you aware that in the United States, homicide frequently ranks as the 2 nd leading cause of death for youths aged 15 to 24 years old? Sadly, good case could be made that many of our own neighborhoods are effectively war zones. In fact, research has shown that many youth in these communities...
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Tuesday, July 01, 2014
The Leading Edge of Peace: Our Evolutionary Path Forward
The news headlines tell us everyday that we live in a violent world. From global violence in some of the more recent hot-spots like Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Ukraine, to urban and domestic violence -- and school shootings that are growing so frequent they don't always even make the top headline...
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