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.
Jabidah at 50: Unresolved massacre stalling peace talks Aljazeera.com Many local leaders believe the Philippine government has failed to achieve a peace deal because historical injustices have never been acknowledged. by Jamela Alindogan. 10 hours ago. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00 ...
Former Ravens RB Danny Woodhead at Peace With Retirement BaltimoreRavens.com There was reported interest from his former team, the Patriots, after the Ravens released him. But Woodhead said he's at peace with his decision to retire. “When it came down to it, I really feel like God was giving me an overwhelming amount of peace...
Pitching for Peace Competition: The Winning Entries Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting (blog) A secret weapon has emerged in the efforts to establish a longterm peace and ease inter-communal tensions—and these peacekeepers don't wear blue helmets. They're community mediators. Cassandra Vinograd, an award-winning writer and producer based in ...
UN Commissioner: Empower Women in State-Building to Promote Peace Georgetown University The Hoya The global community must engage the voices of more women to promote peace and prosperity around the world, Alaa Murabit, a United Nations high-level commissioner on health employment and economic growth, said at a March 15 event. “Less than 10 percent ...
War shaped my childhood – don't let Brexit risk our peace The Guardian The main aim, as stated in the EEC's preamble, was “to preserve peace and liberty and to lay the foundations of an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe”. Its border stretched from northern West Germany to the toe of Italy, and included most of ...