"Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without." -- Buddha I am not a fan of cemeteries. Well, I don't know anyone who is. So it doesn't surprise me that I never really noticed that right near my work is a sprawling cemetery I drive...Show More Summary
Political Prof on the issue of Memorial Day. Give Peace a Chance. Open thread below...
Demand for Korean War peace treaty by prominent activists casts light on issue drawing criticism and support.
Mr. Charles P. Pierce: … Memorial Day should be a gentling time, always. Hell, cemeteries are set up to be places of peace and contemplation; there is no more placid, gentle place in Washington than among the markers at Arlington, no better place to be at twilight than the Iwo Jima Memorial there. We should [Read more...]
"In war and in peace this bun doesn't run! He frolics but he doesn't run!" :P Thanks Rhonda for the adorably patriotic pic of Sunny Bunny at your Great Grandfather's grave. Warm wishes to him and all that have sacrificed...
Abbott, maker of the Similac brand, said a third of consumers said infant formula without genetically modified ingredients would bring “peace of mind.”
"Any Muslim who kills another person in the name of Allah is not a true Muslim" says Moez Virani, a Bay Area executive and long time supporter of humanitarian causes around the world. "A senseless attack on a peaceful community of Ismaili...Show More Summary
The names were read slowly: name, rank and age -- each followed by a ceremonial ringing of a bell.
The hemisphere's longest war saw escalating skirmishes this weekend. Ten FARC rebels were killed in a fresh airstrike on Saturday, and more than 350 civilians were displaced after last Thursday's airstrike in the Cauca.
Kesha flashes a peace sign while walking the carpet at Rehab’s pool party held inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday night (May 23) in Las Vegas. The 28-year-old singer showed off her new bright green hair while hosting the venue’s Memorial Day Weekend bash. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kesha [...]
This infographic shows the percent of life each American, perhaps including you, has spent with their country at war or at peace. Read the rest
The Fatah movement Facebook page called for the destruction of Israel by force on Nakba Day. The Facebook page included an image with a rifle and a map of Israel. Obama wants Israel to hold “peace talks” with these terrorists. … Continue reading ?
Michelle Williams seems to be riding a wave of success with her "Journey To Freedom" album, earning numerous award nominations since its release last year and now the former Destiny's Child singer is revealing why she decided to be so transparent with the album after overcoming a bout with depression.
Four people were arrested in Oakland on Sunday night after a second consecutive day of protests over alleged police brutality and a new policy to force protesters out of streets and onto sidewalks.
At a recent conference titled “Vietnam: The Power of Protest,” former Rep. Ron Dellums said: “Peace is the superior idea… because to come together under the banner of peace forces us to challenge all forms of injustice.”
Nepal on Monday marked one month since the nation's worst disaster in modern history with solemn tributes to thousands of earthquake victims and prayers for the country's recovery. Hundreds of Nepalis attended a candlelit vigil in the capital Kathmandu for nearly 8,700 people killed in the April 25 earthquake, the BBC reported. Show More Summary
These days, if an aversive reaction starts to form in my mind, I think to myself, “Wait! Don’t disturb the peace!” The post Sylvia Boorstein on “keeping the peace” in your mind appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In the early 1990s, politicians floated the term “peace dividend” regarding a hoped-for post-Cold War reduction in the U.S. defense budget, and Pentagon spending indeed fell somewhat in the mid- and late ‘90s. Sean McElwee, a research...Show More Summary
Leo Messi and Luis Enrique had some well documented problems during the season, which came to a head during a training ground bust-up in January. From then on, the pair reportedly kept their distance between each other, which – if true – didn’t seem to affect the team’s performances one bit. Show More Summary
Crossing the DMZ for peace.