“Without communication, we will never end conflict.” We are always pleased to see discussions on peace in national media. This morning, CBC’s Sunday Edition had a splendid interview with British Diplomat and author Jonathon Powell. In it, they examine the term “terrorist” and ask if if it even useful in international relations. Drawing from […]
“The Great War’s Legacy can be found not on the killing fields of Flanders, but back on the home front…” This winter, PeaceQuest co-founder Jamie Swift had this article published in the 2014 Winter Ploughshares Monitor. Please feel free to download and read the full article here.
Last night a group of concerned Kingston residents gathered at Sydenham United Church to express their thoughts, feelings, and prayers for those affected by the shooting in Ottawa that morning. The group agreed to pen a response to share with the world. For more thoughts on the shooting, please read Matthew Behrens article Reflections on a violent day […]
PeaceQuest Regina and other local Peace groups got some notable media coverage their opposition to the new course being introduced to Regina schools that includes paid military training. Read the full press release here. CBC: Peace groups opposed to military course in Regina schools Alaska Highway News: Peace group opposes Regina school program that gives […]
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.