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2012-06-10 23:01:06

Award winning peacemaker Douglas Noll kicks off a campaign to teach the distinctions between peacemaking and nonviolence. “I am not starting this grassroots campaign to be a stickler for how we use words, the bigger picture is to educate the public so that an opening for changes around conflict can be created, with strategies of negotiating peace becoming strategic policy in homes, communities, schools, businesses and government,” Noll announces. San Francisco, Ca (PRWEB) June 10,...

2012-02-09 08:00:00

The Peace Project has embarked on a mission to create change by mobilizing people that not only have money to spare, but also those who have little or no money to give. Through its new “Spare Change for Change” initiative and strategic alliances that make it possible to make a difference with a click of the mouse, The Peace Project is creating a new paradigm for giving. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 09, 2012 The Peace Project has embarked on a mission to create change by...

2012-01-14 04:32:18

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will speak at the 44th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Service on Monday, Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. EST at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. Bolden will give brief remarks and bring greetings from President Obama. The theme of this year's celebration is "Remember! Celebrate! Act! A Mission Still to Fulfill." Other public officials also will speak. Live streaming coverage will be available the day of the event at: http://tinyurl.com/7xa25qz


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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