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World March for Peace and Nonviolence

GREAT NEWS!!!

We just received word that Bernard Lafayette will be joining us on the march and will be speaking at Riverside Church tomorrow night. Dr. Lafayette was a colleagues of Martin Luther King’s in the American Civil Rights Movement and one of the organizers of the Freedom Rides and the historic Selma-Montgomery March. He is a…

World March Report from Berlin

On November 11 during the Nobel Peace Price Summit, the Laureates will welcome the international delegation of the World March at the City Hall of Berlin to present the “Charter for a World Without Violence“. The delegation of the march is received with their full commitment to widely disseminate the proposals of this Charter throughout…

Great news from the Czech Republic

The president of the House of Representatives of the Czech Parliament, Miloslav Vlček, will officially receive the WM delegation on November 2nd. The new Miss of the Czech Republic 2009, crowned last saturday, Aneta Vignerova (http://www.miss-cr.cz/en/novinka/miss-ceske-republiky-2009-se-stala-aneta-vignerova), have endorsed the March and will participate in the press conference on the occasion of the Base Team comming to Prague, on…

1 PM: Over the Brooklyn Bridge

Gather at Borough Hall in Brooklyn. Together, we’ll march over the bridge to City Hall and bring the universal call for peace and nonviolence to New York City. The marchers will have covered 40 countries and 5 continents in 60 days to be with us. Let’s show them what New Yorkers can do! Participating: Organizations…

7 PM: Celebration at Riverside Church

Celebrate the official welcome of the international team of marchers with “Beyond Violence,” a multimedia program of inspirational talks and performances. Join us for an evening highlighting the marchers’ journey and achievements, including meetings with world leaders and their designation as emissaries of the groundbreaking “Charter for a World Without Violence” at the November ‘09…

The World March is now on Day 15

The World March for Peace and Nonviolence is now on Day 15 and going strong. It’s truly amazing how many people in so many ways are expressing themselves and how extraordinary is the work that the marchers are carrying out. I wanted to pass along this information so you might be able to follow more…