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The Idealist, Kathy Kelly

In 2003, she experienced the “Shock and Awe” campaign in Iraq and, more recently, the ongoing war in Afghanistan, where she was the frequent, long-term guest of the young Afghan Peace Volunteers, helping facilitate their outreach to the world.   

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▶ Plant Trees, Not Bombs in Afghanistan


It was the jolting vibrations

that shook our senses,
nonetheless directed by fellow humans.
Our eyes darted from mysterious fears… 264 more words

Military Madness

Ireland Out of Afghanistan

In 1988, just a year before the end of the U.S.-Russian proxy war in Afghanistan, Sher Zaman Taizi, a well-renowned Pashto writer authored The Field,  624 more words


Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers make Indian Journey

In January 2012 several Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers, young peace activists from Kabul, made a learning journey to India. Maya accompanied them on the first few days of the trip. 22 more words

Maya Evans

Maya Evans presents plea for aid for Afghan internally displaced refugees

Maya Evans presented her plea for aid for Afghan refugees to Hastings Against War at the Friends Meeting House Wednesday to a standing room crowd of about 60 people. 22 more words