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.
Dominican Sisters preach, practice peace Columbus Dispatch Since its founding, the Dominican Sisters of Peace had been overseen by Sister Margaret Ormond, the congregation's first prioress. She is now serving as the first president of Dominican Academy, a girls' high school in Manhattan, where her goal is to& ...
Reading 1945's Signs of Peace in Life Magazine Wall Street Journal Apologies by corporations were common in the pages of Life, in the months before peace arrived. “Plenty of pineapple, but—sorry—not for you,” the Dole fruit company informed civilians. “Again this year the Armed Forces require about two thirds of all ...
UN to Investigate Militia Role in Breaking Mali Peace Accord ABC News A United Nations official says Mali's peace accord monitoring committee is demanding the immediate evacuation of government-allied militia members from a town they took from separatists in the country's north. GATIA militia members chased Tuareg& ...