Founder and Coordinator
East Point Peace Academy
Kazu Haga is the founder and Coordinator of the East Point Peace Academy, and is a trainer in Kingian Nonviolence. Born in Tokyo, Japan, he has been engaged in social change work since the age of 17, when he participated in the Interfaith Pilgrimage of the Middle Passage, a 6-month walking journey to retrace the slave route. He has since played leading roles in many movements and organizations, and has been trained by elders such as Dr. Bernard Lafayette, Joanna Macy and Rev. James Lawson. He works to empower incarcerated communities, youth and activists around the country.