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  Veterans For Peace :: Home
This year, Veterans For Peace members across the country stood up for the rights of all Veterans who stand for peace.
The seperate rallies, sponsored by United For Peace and Justice were organized locally and each had their own flare and energy.
Veterans For Peace Chapter 140 is sponsoring their own Veterans Day parade in Meadeville, PA. Contact Sandy at sandkel@earthlink.com if you are interested in participating.
www.veteransforpeace.org   (599 words)

  
  Peace - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peace may refer specifically to an agreement concluded to end a war, or to a lack of external warfare, or to a period when a country's armies are not fighting enemies.
Peace is not a symbol, peace is a mindset.
Peace movement: social movement that seeks achieve ideals such as the ending of a particular war (or all wars), minimize inter-human violence in a particular place or type of situation, often linked to the goal of achieving world peace.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Peace   (2728 words)

  
 Peace Quotes | Peace Quotations | Peace Sayings | Wisdom Quotes
Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict -- alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence.
Peace, in the sense of the absence of war, is of little value to someone who is dying of hunger or cold.
Peace is not the absence of war; it is a virtue; a state of mind; a disposition for benevolence; confidence; and justice.
www.wisdomquotes.com /cat_peace.html   (1698 words)

  
 PEACEWatch - Middle East Conflict News Commentary
Issues of war and peace, in the perception of most Israelis, do not depend on what Israel does, and are decided in Washington, in Brussels, in Moscow and in the Palestinian areas.
There is no point in voting on what sort of peace proposal Israel would make if there was a government on the other side that was interested in peace, because there is no such government, and if there was, it would be incapable of keeping the agreements anyhow.
PEACE is a Mid - East Dialog Group committed to peace and neighborly relations.
ariga.com /peacewatch   (4400 words)

  
 The Internet Classics Archive | Peace by Aristophanes
Then, when the towns subject to you saw that you were angered one against the other and were showing each other your teeth like dogs, they hatched a thousand plots to pay you no more dues and gained over the chief citizens of Sparta at the price of gold.
Though this was profitable to them, it was the ruin of the husbandmen, who were innocent of all blame; for, in revenge, your galleys went out to devour their figs.
Peace, mighty queen, venerated goddess, thou, who presidest over choruses and at nuptials, deign to accept the sacrifices we offer thee.
classics.mit.edu /Aristophanes/peace.html   (7072 words)

  
 Peace - Wikiquote
Peace can only last where human rights are respected, and where individuals and nations are free.
Peace is a resistance to the terrible satisfactions of war.
Both peace and the thirst for it have been in the heart of every human being in every century and every civilization.
en.wikiquote.org /wiki/Peace   (550 words)

  
 ... Peace College ...
Peace students may also take classes at other schools in Raleigh through a cooperating colleges partnership.
Peace College has also made a significant investment in technology while keeping its tuition and fees affordable for you and your family.
Peace College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033-4097, telephone number 404-679-4501) to award baccalaureate degrees.
www.peace.edu /prospective-students/academics.htm   (225 words)

  
 Open Directory - Society: Issues: Peace   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum - Museum established in August 1955 to convey the facts of the atomic bombing and contribute to the abolition of nuclear weapons and the realization of lasting world peace.
The Peace Abbey - Inter-denominational center that celebrates all faiths and the individuals who fight with courage and compassion against violence in the world.
Zones of Peace International Foundation - History, objectives, methods and activities of the Seattle-based foundation promoting a global culture of peace by establishing sanctuaries from violence and intimidation around the world.
dmoz.org /Society/Issues/Peace   (1655 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: peace   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Peace Training, Books to Develop Peace Peace training and books to develop peace in the world.
Develop Peace in the World Subud is a spiritual training to develop peace in the world.
June 7th, 2006 Murdered aid worker’s husband to accept peace prize The Iraqi husband of murdered aid worker Margaret Hassan is arriving in Ireland...
technorati.com /tag/peace   (469 words)

  
 The Peace Encyclopedia
Peace is one of those things everyone says they want, but can't seem to find.
But for peace to be enduring, it must not be based on any one person's view of their ideal world.
Each topic is full of quotes and information, as well as internal and external hyper-links, which will guide you to an understanding of peace, not based on somebody's vision, but based on facts, historical lessons, and on underlying principles of human nature.
www.yahoodi.com /peace   (191 words)

  
 Peace Not War :: Home
Free from commercial and institutional expectations, Peace Not War creates, collects and disseminates the best anti-war music, video, art and information from around the world and offers it at live events, on CD releases, and also here on our website.
If you are interested in working with the Peace Not War Non-Profit Cooperative and are keen to assist with our projects, whatever your experience, skills or geographical location, please contact us by emailing volunteers[at]peace.fm.
Started in 2004 in association with the Peace Not War Cooperative, Peace Not War Japan is a Tokyo-based volunteer collective, working to raise awareness of issues relating to peace, war and non-violent solutions to conflict through the release of the Peace Not War Japan CD, events and their website.
www.peace-not-war.org   (366 words)

  
 Hague Appeal for Peace
Peace Lessons from Around the World, 16 lessons based on the four strands of the Hague Agenda for Peace and Justice for the 21st Century, has arrived and you can order it for $25.
Other peace lessons that were not included in the book will soon be posted on this website and as lessons are received they will be added.
Peace Boat-US will continue our work and add their own also in the interest of reaching peace with justice for all.
www.haguepeace.org   (329 words)

  
 PEACE X PEACE - About, Visions and Principles
The two things I did learn were that you are as powerful and strong as you allow yourself to be; and that the most difficult part of any endeavour is, taking the first step, and making the first decision.
The Peace X Peace Global Network connects individuals and Circles of women everywhere in the world, through the Internet, for spirited conversation and mutual support.
Peace X Peace spends 94 cents of every dollar on program support and only 6 cents on administration.
www.peacexpeace.org   (275 words)

  
 growabrain: Peace Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Peace symbols - the origin and the ideas behind the symbols.
And, finally, realizing, that no matter how big the Peace Movement becomes, when they not only have a volunteer armed forces, but mercenaries willing to fill in the gaps, peace will only be achieved when those trained to fight are trained even better in getting along.
Baring it all for peace and Peace Portraits.
growabrain.typepad.com /growabrain/peace   (1081 words)

  
 Peace Action
Peace Action helped to support this enlightening evening where we discussed Iran and it's history with the U.S. while deconstructing the current rhetoric on our future together.
We are writing to urge you to cut funding for the Department of Energy's (DOE) plan for reprocessing spent nuclear fuel so that the final FY 2008 funding not exceed $120 million, which is the level proposed by the House and which matches the FY2007 appropriated funding.
You may be looking for the Peace Action Education Fund.
www.peace-action.org   (529 words)

  
 peace encyclopedia
An evolving encyclopedia of the works of JRR Tolkien, complete with illustrations, maps and an interactive chronicle.
The Nobel Peace Prize (where Nobel is pronounced with the stress on the second syllable) is one of five Nobel Prizes …;
The history of 'peace churches' indicates that such efforts have not been totally successful, but the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has expressed a peace commitment and has o...(Continue Reading)
www.jolietpages.com /peace-encyclopedia.html   (434 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Peace Congresses
Immediately after the dethronement of Napoleon the First a congress of the great European powers met in Vienna, but it could hardly be called a peace congress, as its purpose was rather to adjust the boundaries and limit the sphere of influence of the different nations which had united to overthrow the French emperor.
One of its declared objects was "to promote the peace and union of American nations and establish amicable methods for the settlement of disputes between them".
A second international peace conference was held at The Hague from 15 June to 18 October, 1907.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11596a.htm   (1006 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Peace: Music: Eurythmics   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Peace, Eurythmics's first studio album in a decade, finds Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart proving the durability of their musical bond.
After all, Annie's solo career didn't necessarily need to be "rescued." Originally I didn't even buy the "Peace" CD when it was released, and there was a time when I was at the door of the shops the day a new Eurythmics' disc hit the shelves.
There are days I actually like "Peace" better than Annie's "Bare," because here she has an exuberance that "Bare" needed so much.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00001T3GA?v=glance   (1829 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with peace
Peace training and books to develop peace in the world.
Powerful and inspiring book to develop peace of mind and joy in your everyday life.
Subud is a spiritual training to develop peace in the world.
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/peace   (151 words)

  
 :: Americans for Peace Now ::
JTA OP-ED: "Jewish organizations should rally behind Annapolis' push for peace" by APN Spokesman Ori Nir
Most American Jewish groups are either silent or, worse, they are seeking excuses to avoid supporting this peace effort.
Peace Now impacts Israeli plans for a settlement freeze
www.peacenow.org   (386 words)

  
 Category:Peace - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main article for this category is Peace.
There are 28 subcategories shown below (more may be shown on subsequent pages).
Decade for the Promotion of a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Peace   (125 words)

  
 Rotary International: Rotary Centers for International Studies
Strigel was among the inaugural class of Rotary World Peace Fellows, who began the two-year master's degree program in 2002 at one of seven Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution hosted by eight leading universities around the world.
Rotary World Peace Fellows are graduates of the Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution program.
Rotary World Peace Fellows, who are chosen from a wide variety of countries, can help future leaders advance knowledge and understanding.
www.rotary.org /foundation/educational/amb_scho/centers   (198 words)

  
 Peace
Welcome to Peace College, an engaging liberal arts college where young women have been strengthened on journeys of education and self-discovery for over 150 years.
We have shaped Peace College into an inspiring learning environment where an intelligent and energetic student like you can discover who you are and who you want to become.
We'd love to meet you in person, so be sure to get directions and plan to come visit our beautiful campus nestled in downtown Raleigh, N.C. At Peace, we know the challenges that await you and the possibilities that can be attained from an enriching academic experience.
www.peace.edu   (198 words)

  
 -- Beliefnet.com
Thich Nhat Hanh argues that unless and until individuals are peaceful within themselves, they cannot work for peace among nations.
Thich Nhat Hanh was born in central Vietnam in the mid-1920s and at age 16 became a monk.
As a result of his outspokenness, Thich Nhat Hanh was unable to return to Vietnam, and requested and received asylum in France.
www.beliefnet.com /index/index_1031.html   (264 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Peace: Music: Jim Brickman   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Peace, Jim Brickman’s second collection of holiday-themed music, is largely a mirror image of his first (The Gift, released in 1997).
To some ears, the polished sheen of the vocal tracks (four are included) may infringe on the more contemplative mood of Brickman’s instrumental tracks, the way a city’s after-dark glow can seep into your view of a deep night sky’s canopy of stars.
Peace is an amazing piece of work and deserves the Grammy.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0000ABGD4?v=glance   (1340 words)

  
 World Peace Prayer Society - May Peace Prevail On Earth
May Peace Prevail On Earth is an all inclusive message and prayer.
To spread the Universal Peace Message and Prayer, May Peace Prevail On Earth, far and wide to embrace the lands and people of this Earth.
The World Peace Prayer Society along with The Club of Budapest are executive directors of The Global Peace Meditation and Prayer Day which launched the first event on May 20th with hundred of thousands of participants worldwide.
www.worldpeace.org   (546 words)

  
 Seeds of Peace | Seeds of Peace
Due to the steam pipe explosion on Wednesday July 18, 2007 at 41st and Lexington Ave, the Seeds of Peace New York staff is operating out of a temporary space donated by a generous board member.
Seeds of Peace is certainly an example of the world the United Nations is working for." United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan
"Seeds of Peace is greatly contributing to the cause of peace and is vitally important.
www.seedsofpeace.org   (345 words)

  
 Peace (Links)
Peace Resource Center (University of Minnesota Human Rights Center).
University of Bradford: Department of Peace Studies (England).
Google Groups: clari.news.conflict - War, conflict, peace talks.
peopleinaction.info /archive/peace.html   (167 words)

  
 Peace Process   (Site not responding. Last check: )
New Delhi said it had conveyed to peace broker Norway the need for a peacefully negotiated solution that is acceptable to all sections of Sri Lankan society
Peace in Aceh, war in Sri Lanka: a tale of two tsunamis
Sudan’s Interim Power-sharing and Peace in Sri Lanka
www.news.tamilcanadian.com /news/categories/Peace.shtml   (5014 words)

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