Chuck and Mike welcomed Tom Hastings and Keith McHenry.[audio:https://newdream.us/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/NAD_may_3_2012.mp3|titles=NAD_may_3_2012]
Tom Hastings is a member of the Governing Council of the International Peace Research Association, former co-chair and current board member of the Peace and Justice Studies Association, Director of PeaceVoice (a program of the Oregon Peace Institute), founder of Whitefeather Peace House, a former Plowshares resister and nonviolent felon (twice) for peace and disarmament, and author of several books on nonviolence as well as peer-reviewed journal articles, peer-reviewed book chapters on nonviolence, and an entry in the Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace.
Keith McHenry, founder of Food Not Bombs, focuses his attention helping provide food to families struggling because of the global economic crisis. He speaks at book stores, colleges and universities about the Food Not Bombs movement, as well as helps organize protests, and cooks with local Food Not Bombs groups as he travels. He maintains a Food Not Bombs website and provides assistance to local chapters facing arrest, seeking information or requesting literature and logistical support. He also helps the public participate with Food Not Bombs, directing hungry people and potential volunteers to local chapters that feed the hungry each week in over 1,000 cities around the world.