Judi Wyatt reflects on the “secret war,” and the effect on the people of Laos.
Controversies over red vs white poppies have gone viral this year. One Globe & Mail correspondent argued today that “corporate Canada” should make red poppies compulsory for all employees. A Huffington Post columnist wrote that she’s passing on the red poppy because “I’m starting to feel like it represents a support for all of my country’s military […]
On a rainy evening this past spring a couple of dozen people gathered at Ottawa’s Bronson Centre to discuss the idea of setting up a local PeaceQuest chapter. Many of the people in the converted classroom have been questing for peace for decades. Their lifelong commitments ranged from the promotion of a Department of Peace […]
Each edition of Canada’s Good News Service is topped by a delightful image. For “Early Fall 2013” it’s a rainbow of fall foliage along a woodland path. http://www.pugwashgroup.ca/index.php/good-news There are a scattering of good news sites to be found on the web. Our own Good News Service is published online by the Pugwash Group, a […]
For I dipt into the future, far as human eye could see, Saw the Vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be; Saw the heavens fill with commerce, argosies of magic sails, Pilots of the purple twilight dropping down with costly bales; Heard the heavens fill with shouting, and there rain’d […]