Since Congressman Kucinich initially introduced legislation for a U.S. Department of Peace on 07/11/01, the art and science of peacebuilding have grown exponentially. Watch for announcements celebrating past accomplishments and looking to the future—or create them locally and share them on DoPeace. Report results to us using this link.See More
"Hi Lynne. You may want to check into the work of Barbara Marx Hubbard and The Peace Room. I thought they were working to pull together a virtual community much like you're describing, but their vision/progress may have changed.…"
"Thanks so much, Mary. I did go to their site & had to go thru' a million places to go onto Yahoo & the letter that I sent them, in much detail, may have never gone thru'. But at least I'm a member now & tomorrow I'll…"
"Dear Lynne, what a truly wonderful, lovely idea. Ever hear of the World Dreams Peace Bridge? maybe they would be interested in this Virtual Peace Pavillion? They have many active volunteers who belong to many other "Peace Groups", all…"
Hi everyone,Years ago I designed a concept for a Peace Pavilion, a peace center where people could experience many peace related things. It was divided into sections - 1) contributions to the world of every society 2) an ecological exhibit showing how the world will be in 10 years if we do nothing & the things that we can do on an individual, community, and international basis, to change the course of destruction, 3) workshops on cultural diversity, bio-diversity, conflict resolution, etc.…See More
"About 10 years ago I attempted to create a peace center which I called The Peace Pavilion. It is based on the concept that it is only through understanding that we can achieve peace.Therefore, it was divided into many sections which addressed…"
Lynne, I see that you participate in the MA DoP campaign! You must be on the District 10 list! As a teacher, I wonder if you are familiar with Allan Johnson's book, The Gender Knot: Unraveling Our Patriarchal Legacy? A man, addressing the roots of war in our social structure, is a valuable resource. I have curriculum, developed by several women, which is based on his book.