Today Has Been Declared World Peace Day. Did You Know About It?Submitted by beesting on Mon, 09/21/2009 - 11:48
Give Peace A Chance !
The peace events coincide with the United Nations’ sixth annual International Day of Peace, which is on Monday. In 2002, the U.N. decreed Sept. 21 would be the annual date for the commemoration.
PROVIDENCE –– Pam Steager wants a U.S. Department of Peace.
Student Mila Tsikhotskiy, of the University of Rhode Island’s Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies, wants fellow young people to put into action their cares for peace.
And Samuel Koroma wants war survivors to have help in finding inner peace. He thought of those like his sister-in-law, who fears the sound of Fourth of July fireworks because they remind her of planes dropping bombs in the Sierra Leone from which she fled.....more at link.