The monks from the New England Peace Pagoda will be coming through my area over the weekend.
Photos from the 2013 Walk for a New Spring, “Walk for the People, Walk for the Earth”
Peace Building & Demilitarization
February 21, 2014 – April 8, 2014
Leverett, MA to Washington D.C.
A 47 Day Peace March to the White House
- Diplomacy Not War
- An Economy That Uplifts All
- Renewable Energy
- Jobs Not Jails
- Commit to Ending Racism
- Move Resources from Military to People’s Needs
- Respect for the Earth
- Immigration Reform
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. identified extreme Materialism, Militarism and Racism as the “triplets of evil” which we must transform. They exist both within us and external to us.
Materialism– viewing human beings and nature as exploitable for profit, regardless of consequence. Leads to large scale societal impoverishment and destruction of nature.
Racism– Artificial and pernicious construct of thought and social organization that some human beings are inherently superior to others…
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