The visual at left shows photos of people of peace, or visual
expressions of peace which they created. These photos provide just a small capsule of the tens of millions
of people around the world being visible, speaking up and speaking out for peace. Please - join in!
Afghanistan: over 3,487 Coalition soldiers dead, with the civilian death count unknown. Iraq: more than 650,000 civilians
and over 4,808 Coalition soldiers - dead from war. Darfur: over 400,000 people, dead. Israel and Palestine: over 6,200 people since 2000.
The Congo: 3,000,000 since 1998. Mumbai.Chechnya. New York. Sri Lanka. Lebanon.Madrid. The list goes on.
Our Sons and Daughters. Husbands and Wives. Sisters and Brothers. Parents and Friends. It's enough already. All you "leaders" out there, listen. We - the people - want peace, please. Make it happen!
"The End of War"
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The song and video above, by Eric Colville, "imagines war in the past tense, after
humanity realizes the folly of it all." In the realm of the song, in trying
to explain after the fact why peace broke out, basically it just seemed
so...obvious. The song inspires a great sense of calmness, however
momentary, when you imagine how it might feel to live in a world of
peace. For the sake of the world's children, for the sake of humanity,
please - let's make it happen.
Peace alliance folds cranes for peace 70 years after bombings Knoxville News Sentinel In an assortment of bright colors, the number of paper cranes in downtown Knoxville grew as members of the Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance and others folded the symbol of peace. The group gathered in Market Square Tuesday morning, moving to& ...
Code Pink Uses Iranian Culture to Promote Peace Huffington Post CODEPINK members posed to show their support of the Iran Nuclear Deal, outside of the White House where they held Iranian dance lessons. Photo by Marissa Beale. In the midst of discussions about the nuclear deal with Iran, CODEPINK, a women-led& ...
CREATIVE PEAKS: Peace project Planet Jackson Hole Kosharek painted one crane folded on the handwritten speech Martin Luther King Jr. gave accepting his Nobel Peace Prize. Another captures the United States constitution folded into a crane. And one painting features a poem asking if peace exists ...
Peace march added to National Night Out events Springfield News Sun About 150 people joined the local peace march, in reaction to such violence, from four directions of the city to the annual National Night Out at City Hall Plaza. National Night Out is a country-wide event to promote interaction between local police ...