“We must be the change we wish to see in the world.”
Jes Richardson is a peace activist, a credentialed teacher, a board member of the Social Justice Center of Marin, the founder and director of Bridge of Hearts, a recent winner of the Marin Human Rights Commission‘s MLK award, and the creator of the 10 foot tall Gandhi Puppet that has been to Washington DC twice and has also attended various Bay Area events over the past 10 years. Jes visited Iran in 2007 and 2010, and Israel in 2012. “The Beautiful People of Iran” is a video piece created by Jes, and will be posted on his website shortly.
CODE PINK http://www.codepink.org is a women’s organization with 250 chapters. Code Pinkers aspire to end war and redirect U.S. tax dollars to health care, education, and green jobs. Jes fully supports their mission and will be promoting CODE PINK in the future.