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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Please wait a bit - it will start to play.
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.
Gales damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital Reuters ASTANA (Reuters) - Gale-force winds have punched holes in one of Astana's best known buildings, a granite-and-glass pyramid, the Kazakh authorities said, warning that stormy weather could continue. A general view shows the Palace of Peace and& ...
Seize This Moment for Afghan Peace Talks ReliefWeb Despite recent attacks, the Taliban has signaled willingness to bend from its hardline past. By: Johnny Walsh. Visiting Kabul last month, I found the hot topic of conversation around the city was the growing hope for a peace process with the Taliban.
Yassin's Falafel House owner receives peace award WBIR.com The Knoxville Rotary Club recognized a small business owner Tuesday for his impact on the community. Yassin, the owner of "Yassin's Falafel House" received the peace award Tuesday. The Rotary Club says Yassin earned the honor because of his& ...