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100-Word Challenge For Grownups - Week 175 - False Security

“But shall we close the borders?” one congressman asked another.

“Why bother? It’s a joke to close them without securing them.”

Even as they spoke, at the southernmost edge of the country, a knife blade flashed in the moonlight, but the guard was facing the other direction. 83 more words

God the Omnipotent

1) The Almanac. Click on the month you want in the side-bar, then the specific date. The blog will tell you what happened in hymn history on that day. 948 more words

W5. Reflections: Nov.15

Report: The Children Crisis: Armed Conflict and Education

This Report is an independent publication commissioned by UNESCO on behalf of the international community. It is the product of a collaborative effort involving members of the Report Team and many other people, agencies, institutions and governments. 493 more words


Is violence a necessary part of international conflict?

Recently, I ran into an interesting debate about the field of conflict analysis & resolution. On one hand, we as peace practitioners are concerned with understanding the underlying issues of the conflict, examining them from unbiased perspectives, breaking them down to their core so we can expose all possible avenues of the conflict to those involved, and if we are lucky, we will take the information and provide multiple avenues of management or resolution. 771 more words

Conflict Management

University technology program launched to give peace a chance

By GRANT GROSS, IT World   AUGUST 7, 2015

Computer science and engineering students at Drexel University will have a new opportunity to use their skills for good with the launch of a technology program for promoting world peace. 580 more words


My Letter to The Dominican Republic. . .

Dear #DominicanRepublic.

What has caused you to take such action against people that have always called you home? People who were birth from your soil, speak your native tongue and carry you with pride in their hearts? 227 more words


WORLD — Boko Haram Militants Kill 10 During Raid On Nigerian Village Despite Being Driven Out Weeks Earlier

A group of militants from the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram killed 10 people in Pambula-Kwamda village in the Madagali district of Nigeria’s Adamawa state on Friday, despite the Nigerian military wresting control of the city in March. 125 more words