Colman McCarthy
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Colman McCarthy

Colman McCarthy , an American journalist, teacher, lecturer, pacifist, progressive, an anarchist, and long-time peace activist, directs the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. From 1969 to 1997, he wrote columns for 'The Washington Post'. His topics ranged from politics, religion, health, and sports to education, poverty, and peacemaking. 'Washingtonian' magazine called him "the liberal conscience of 'The Washington Post'." 'Smithsonian' magazine said he is "a man of profound spiritual awareness. Wikipedia*

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Colman McCarthy has 37 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Call-In as a Columnist for the Washington Post. The year with the most videos was 1999 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 3,327 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (5), John Milewski (3), Connie Doebele (2). Most common tags: Peace Process, Philosophy, Values and Ethics.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1985 - Present Founder and Director, Center for Teaching Peace Videos: 18 c. January 1, 2010 - Present Adjunct Faculty, International Peace and Conflict Resolution, American University Videos: 1


Columnist, [Washington Post] c. January 1, 1969 - c. January 1, 1997 Videos: 18

Recent Appearances

  • After Words with Colman McCarthy

    After Words with Colman McCarthy

    Colman McCarthy talked about his book, Teaching Peace, a collection of correspondences on the topic of peace that he has had…

  • Memorial Service for Sargent Shriver

    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.…

  • <em>Will War Ever End?</em>

    Will War Ever End?

    Paul Chappell talked to students at American University about war and human nature. The class, which focuses on nonviolence,…

  • Q&A with Colman McCarthy

    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…

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