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Palestinian Wins $1 Million Teacher Prize for Life-Changing Lessons on Non-Violence

A former refugee who decided to teach children about self-respect and non-violence has been named Global Teacher of the Year. Hanan al-Hroub accepted the award...

Shi’te Lebanese Cleric Offers Olive Branch to Jews, Christians in Non-violence Campaign

Sayyed Muhammad Ali Husseini, a moderate Shia cleric with a doctorate in religion from Iran, called for inter-faith tolerance in a Facebook messages. He...

Good News in History, February 7

100 years ago today, Desmond Doss, the US Army corporal who saved 75 men while refusing to carry a weapon during one of the worst...

Good News in History, October 2

68 years ago today, Peanuts, the American comic strip by Charles Schulz, was first published. Schulz drew the comic every day for 50 years—producing...

Good News in History September 27

30 years ago, the now-Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi co-founded the first social-democratic political party in Myanmar (Burma). After two decades...
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From Victim to Survivor: a Foundation for Peace

My 12-year-old son Tim was killed on 20 March 1993 by a bomb planted by the Irish Republican Army in Warrington, England. He was...
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From Victim to Survivor: a Foundation for Peace

My 12-year-old son Tim was killed on 20 March 1993 by a bomb planted by the Irish Republican Army in Warrington, England. He was...
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Doves Take to the Sky as UN Supports Peace in Afghanistan

The top United Nations envoy in Afghanistan today joined colleagues in releasing 21 doves ahead of the International Day of Peace for a country...

Nonviolent Protest Gains in West Bank

"While violent Palestinian militants dominate international headlines, residents of tiny farming villages have eschewed the armed struggle. Instead, they have linked arms with Israeli...
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Actor Jude Law in Afghanistan Promoting UN Peace Day

"Jude Law traveled and filmed in treacherous areas of eastern Afghanistan" to help promote the annual worldwide United Nations Peace Day, celebrated on September...

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“Touched by an Angel” in Hip Hop

In a December "Touched by an Angel, the managing editor of a daily newspaper was in the habit of publishing a steady diet of...