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More Countries Than Ever Will be Represented at Hiroshima Peace Ceremony – Japan Real Time – WSJ

Hiroshima’s Aug. 6 Peace Ceremony marks the 65th anniversary of the dropping of the atom bomb that devastated the city in World War II. This year’s event is set to be attended by the greatest number of official representatives this year. And in Tokyo there’s speculation that four of the five permanent UN Security Council members, including the U.S., could ...

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Participate with Veterans for Peace’s first two web streamed dialogues. One event will feature those who have tortured and another will feature those who are survivors of torture. Not only will you be able to watch in live, but you will be able to submit your questions live to the presenters. Torture: Perspectives & Consequences for the Torturer Streamed live ...

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Historic peace gathering in Albany this weekend

A gathering this weekend at a downtown Albany hotel is being billed a “significant historical” meeting of the peace movement in America. Nearly 600 peace activists from more than 30 peace organizations from around the nation and the globe are expected at the Crowne Plaza Hotel for the United National Peace Conference. via Historic peace gathering in Albany | albany, ...

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Watch the National Peace Conference on the Web

Voters for Peace will be offering live and recorded video coverage of the National Conference to Bring the Troops Home Now! taking place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Albany this weekend (july 23-July 25). The conference will bring together antiwar and social justice activists from across the country to consider what can be done to end the U.S. ...

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Nature and Human Nature Annual Conference, Sept. 10-12, 2010, St Anne’s College, Oxford

The Consciousness and Experiential Psychology Section of the British Psychological Society is hosting its Annual Conference, “Nature and Human Nature,” Sept. 10-12, 2010, St Anne’s College, Oxford Here is the Call for Papers for our 2010 Annual Conference. Paper submission is now closed and conference registration is open. Please note that the early bird registration deadline is the 21st July. ...

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God, Humanity and the Cosmos Sept. 4, 2010, Birmingham

The Forum announces a one-day workshop on Sept. 4, 2010. This will be an opportunity to review the current state of the science-religion debate, and also to inform the construction of the third edition of: “God, Humanity and the Cosmos: a textbook in science and religion.” A chance then both to explore where we have got to in our explorations, and ...

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Christianity and Vegetarianism Nature, Creation and the Peaceable Kingdom Aug. 14-15, Leeds

This two-day conference will unite Christian Vegetarians and academics working in the field of religion and diet to reflect on the relationship between Christianity and vegetarianism and consider how the call to a diet of meat-abstention might manifest in Christian life, belief and practice. The exploration of these issues will be facilitated by ample discussion time, with the added opportunity ...

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Dr. Vandana Shiva on Earth Democracy July 14 6 p.m. Philadelphia

World renowned environmental leader, author, and activist Dr. Vandana Shiva will be making a special appearance at The Academy of Natural Sciences. Dr. Shiva’s work has focused on connections between poverty, sustainability, agriculture and human rights, particularly the full participation of women in society. Her talk will focus on the need to apply democratic principles, the environment, the economy, and ...

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