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How we work for peace

How we work for peace

Canadian community activities

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Published by Peace Research Institute-Dundas in Dundas, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Peace movements -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Christine Peringer.
      ContributionsPeringer, Christine., Peace Research Institute-Dundas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX1961.C2 H68 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination446 p. :
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2477561M
      ISBN 100919117805
      LC Control Number87210535

        Peace comes into our families and our communities and our lives only to the extent that we’re willing to value it and work to extend its reach. With that in mind, let’s consider three. Our peace button dates back to , when a pastor in Ontario suggested that MCC share a message of peace during the Remembrance Day period. MCC Ontario embraced the idea and the simple message “to remember is to work for peace” was born. Since then, the red button with the message of peace and the MCC logo has become one of our most requested items.

        Song: Work For Peace Artist: Gil Scott-Heron ‎ Album: Spirits Year:   But whatever we call it, War and Peace is an astonishing work—a book that incorporates historical characters, vivid battle scenes, several love stories, shrewd glimpses of everyday life, an examination of Western ideas and the Russian soul, and a disquisition on the nature of history itself, among other things. It is at once a book of ideas /5().

      Tolstoy discusses mass activity as a combination of"infinitesimal units of activity" and provides a short summary of past and future events. Moscow's abandonment and burning is the great deed that saves Russia and the moment-by-moment details of the event are discussed, including Rastoptchin's last-minute bid for glory at the expense of the. 1. Do something for peace every day. 2. Participate in a peace vigil, Peace Pole planting, community service project or other event on the International Day of Peace to let the world know that you want to live in a world of peace. 3. Distribute Do One Thing Cards to spread the message that Together We Make a World of Difference! 4.


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