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Wendell Berry, “The Peace of Wild Things”

February 7, 2018 The Peace of Wild Things When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be, I go … Continue reading

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Peace Moves to Center Stage At the Core of Development at the UN

August 4, 2015 As a member of the governing committee that oversees the work of the Quaker United Nations Office in New York (QUNO-NY), I’ve just received the e-mail below from Andrew Tomlinson, QUNO-NY’s Director. He’s reporting on progress at … Continue reading

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Who Speaks for Peace On Memorial Day?

May 26, 2014 For a Quaker, what’s the right approach to Memorial Day? Is it a day to celebrate? A day to witness against? A day not even to notice?  Every Memorial Day, from morning to evening, I wonder about … Continue reading

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