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    Memorial Service for Sargent Shriver

    A wake was held for R. Sargent Shriver Jr. who died on January 18, 2011. Mr. Shriver, who was married to President John F. Kennedy’s sister Eunice, was the first director of…

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    Book Discussion on Will War Ever End?

    Paul Chappell talked to students at American University about war and human nature. The class, which focuses on nonviolence, is the creation of Center for Teaching Peace founder and…

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    Q&A with Colman McCarthy

    Colman McCarthy talked about his career and experiences in education and teaching peace. He teaches peace studies at colleges and high schools in the Washington, D.C., area including…

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    Book Discussion on All of One Peace: Essays on Non-Violence

    Mr. McCarthy spoke about his new book All of One Peace: Essays on Non-Violence which outlines his views on being a pacifist in a military society. The book includes several…

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    Freedom of Assembly

    Panelists talked about the First Amendment right of freedom of assembly. They responded to questions from students from Washington, D.C. area schools in the audience.

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    Reporting on Economic Disparity

    A panel discussion was held on reporting of the economic disparity between the rich and the poor. The panelists discussed the problems revealed by the evacuation for Hurricane Katrina…

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    Washington Friday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    National Victory Day Counter-Demonstration

    The Desert Flower Network, a peace organization, held a rally in Lafayette Park during the National Victory Celebration to counter the display of militarism and jingoism in the parade for…

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    Book Discussion on I'd Rather Teach Peace

    Mr. McCarthy talked to students about his latest work, I’d Rather Teach Peace, published by Orbis Books. In 1982, Mr. McCarthy was asked to teach a writing course at…

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    Violence in Pop Culture

    Participants discussed violence in pop culture and examined its causes and potential solutions. They answered questions from high school students who called from Idaho, South Carolina,…

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    War and Peace

    Students from the University of Denver and Pace University participated by broadband feed in a distance learning class.

    Colman McCarthy joined the class for a discussion of war, violence,…

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    Peace Protests

    The panelists talked about anti-war protests, including media coverage of the war, possible alternatives to war, high school and college courses in peace studies, and the perspective of the…

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    Philosophies of Peace

    Mr. McCarthy spoke about how to become an effective peacemaker by having a sense of prayer, a sense of service, and a sense of exorcism. He also answered questions from the…

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    Washington Thursday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    How to be an Effective Peacemaker

    Mr. McCarthy spoke to an audience of students about his perspectives on the criteria of being a personal peacemaker. He emphasized the need for prayerful consideration of…

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    Washington Monday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    Bombing of Afghanistan

    Mr. McCarthy talked about his opposition to military action in Afghanistan. He also responded to viewer comments and questions.

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    The First Amendment

    Mr. McCarthy discussed the First Amendment and the importance of accuracy in journalist’s stories. He also discussed his book, Involvements One Journalist’s Place in…

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    Public Service and Peacemaking

    Mr. McCarthy talked about the value of public service emphasizing its
    educational value and how it aids in personal growth. He also talked
    about women peacemakers and advocated…

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    The Ideals of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Mr. McCarthy talked about the life and civil rights movement lead by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He talked about Dr. King’s devotion to a strategy of non-violence…

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