Voices for Peace

Though missing almost entirely from the mainstream coverage, there are committed voices for peace in Syria. We feature some of the most powerful and convincing here.

Humans Enjoying Life in N Korea, as Anywhere – Eva Bartlett

Two little girls splashing in puddles, boys playing football, a group of friends and family sharing a picnic, children at an orphanage playing music, off duty soldiers taking photos of a waterfall … As well as Eva Bartlett’s revealing blog…

Photos from a week in the DPRK

by Eva Bartlett From August 24-31, I visited the DPRK (North Korea) as part of a very small delegation interested in hearing from North Koreans themselves about their lives, the US sanctions and incessant war manouevres, their history and more.…

War Apologists Force Syria’s Best Hope of Reconciliation Out of Anti-War Conference

JONATHAN COOK’S EXCELLENT ARTICLE UNCOVERS COMPLETELY HOW A GROUP OF PRO-WESTERN INTERVENTIONISTS SUCCESSFULLY PRESSURED CAREER-MINDED ‘LEFTISTS’ LEADING TO MOTHER AGNES MARIAM –  A KEY PEACEMAKER AND RECONCILER IN WAR AFFLICTED SYRIA – TO PULL OUT OF STOP THE WAR COALITION’S…

The real story of Moadamiya

And how the ‘release’ of over 5000 women and children was negotiated and secured by a team led by Mother Agnes Mariam.  While Western media have been talking of the siege of Moadamiya – of a siege imposed on suffering…

MOTHER AGNES-MARIAM DE LA CROIX

Mother Agnes-Mariam de la Croix, affectionately known simply as Mam, is a Carmelite nun who is a central figure in Mussalaha, a grass roots movement for reconciliation between all communities in Syria and has a deeply open multi faith perspective.…

MAIREAD MAGUIRE

Mairead Maguire is a peace activist from Northern Ireland. She was awarded the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize for her extraordinary actions to help tackle the religious and political conflict in her homeland. A co-founder of the campaigning organisation Peace People,…

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