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Join Sam’s Ride for Peace

Join Sam’s Ride for Peace

APRIL 27, Raleigh, NC – World War II Marine combat veteran Samuel Winstead is accepting applications for co-riders to join his Ride for Peace  leaving Sunday April 27th from Raleigh, NC bound for Washington, DC.  Riders are invited to join […]

There ain’t no heroes in war

Wray Harris song based on poem by Dan Shea Where is the glory in killing, what service does it provide? What honor is there in killing children and their mothers? There ain’t no heroes in war there ain’t no heroes […]

Summary of Living Beyond War: A Citizens Guide by Winslow Myers

By Winslow Myers During the long period of tension between the United States and the former Soviet Union, the futility of the superpower nuclear arms race became clear to many in both countries. Albert Einstein’s statement from 1946 seemed ever […]

War Is Not Inevitable by Judith Hand

War Is Not Inevitable by Judith Hand

I’m inspired by a quote attributed to the great South African leader recently lost to us, Nelson Mandela: “It always seems impossible, until it is done.” We’re addicted to many forms of violence, and war is arguably our greatest violence […]

Afghan Peace Volunteers Call for Abolition of War

Debate on Escalation in Syria

We Are Your Children

Bring the Making Peace Exhibit to Your Country, City, Town

Bring the Making Peace Exhibit to Your Country, City, Town

Targeting the general public and especially young people, Making Peace essentially explains what key elements are necessary to create a ‘Sustainable Peace’, while paying tribute to the people who — all over the planet — devote their time, energy and […]

Strategy to End War: Some Thoughts

By Kent D. Shifferd This is a very complex, knotty problem and it’s going to take all of us to develop a coherent, workable strategy.  Here are few ideas for the pot including some thoughts about time frames, the general […]

Building a Peace System

By Robert A. Irwin Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac This was written in 1989, but it is as applicable today for pursuing peace as ever. Summary of the Summary The fundamental elements of a Peace System are: 1)    Global governance […]