PeaceQuest is one of several co-sponsors of this peace conference marking International Women’s Day. Erna Paris is the keynote speaker. Workshops are participatory. Childcare and lunch are included in the modest fee of $25. And men are welcome too!
PeaceQuest recognizes the global impact of Mr. Mandela’s courageous leadership of the anti-Apartheid movement in South Africa, but also hails him as an honourary Canadian. When he was awarded honourary citizenship by Parliament in 2001, it was in recognition of his “great moral leadership to South Africa and to all humanity.” Among Mandela’s many accolades […]
A military man who loved peace and reshaped his thinking in light of nuclear weapons, General Len Johnson died in Kingston in November. Ernie Regher, his longtime friend and revered colleague in the quest to bring lasting piece, looks back at Len Johnson’s career and evolution.
Former Top Canadian Arms Negotiator Says Harper Government Betraying Trust Of Other Nations On Its Cluster Bomb Stand
From David Pugliese’s blog on Canadian military matters