Tag Archives: International Women’s Day

A Wondrous Quartet

I have often preached on the indispensability of empathy in cooperative human relationships—e.g., here and here and here. But to “make the world a better place,” as so many of us want to do, empathy is not enough. It is … Continue reading

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Support women’s rights, support nonviolence

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On March 8, 2013, International Women’s Day, celebrate the role of the women’s movement as a force for human rights (including the abolition of slavery) and nonviolence. The theme for International Women’s Day 2013 is “A promise is a promise: … Continue reading

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Women activists and International Women’s Day

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Today, Thursday March 8, is International Women’s Day. It is a good day for us to be grateful to the women peace activists who contribute to this blog—for example, San’aa Sultan, Dr. Dahlia Wasfi, and Jean Gerard. It is also … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Laureates and International Women’s Day

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In honor of International Women’s Day, celebrated March 8 of this year, we dedicate this post to the five most recent female winners of the Nobel Peace Prize. 2004: Wangari Maathai from Kenya, the first African woman to win the … Continue reading

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