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100 Living Peace & Justice Leaders: List 2, Part 2

By Kathie Malley-Morrison & Anthony J. Marsella David Reiff, in his classic paper, “The precarious triumph of human rights” (New York Times Magazine, August 8, 1999), described characteristics of a “new moral order” that we desperately need today: Civil society; … Continue reading

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100 new peace activists, Part 1

By Kathie Malley-Morrison & Anthony J. Marsella Be not afraid!  You are not alone! There are thousands of advocates and activists across the world bringing conscience to the struggle for peace and justice–individuals from all walks of life, willing to … Continue reading

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Four countries that have nearly eliminated gun deaths

Anyone who believes that all human beings are hopelessly and incurably aggressive and that nothing can be done to halt the growing number of mass shootings in this country should read Chris Weller’s article in Business Insider. And please don’t try to tell me … Continue reading

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Celebrating Reverend Martin Luther King Jr’s Legacy, Part 5

By Kathie Malley-Morrison & Anthony J. Marsella One Hundred Living Peace Advocates & Activists: The second 50 nominations Here is the rest of our list of 100 nominees for the MLK Peace & Social Justice Activist Team.  The qualities for … Continue reading

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