The Peace Issue

Issue 31, Fall 2013

Issue 31

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This issue began with a question from John Siebert at Project Ploughshares: where are all the peace activists? He challenged us to make an issue to stir a new generation for peace.

  • Regulars
  • Editorial: Positive peace
    Melanie Dennis Unrau 8
  • Letters 10
  • Sinner’s Corner: Nothing to confess
    Margot Starbuck 14
  • Fun with guns [comic]
    Justin Petkau 15
  • The Pastor’s Wife: Peace starts with the socks
    Carrie S. Martin 16
  • Guest column: An inconvenient commandment
    Margot Starbuck 17
  • Poetry
  • Mind the war
    Annharte 39
  • Peace, unlike
    Monique Woroniak 59
  • Section 1: Refrain from further violence
  • the cost of peace
    kathryn gray 25
  • Do you see what I see?
    Shannon Blake 26
  • Memorial for deserters
    Christian Skoorsmith 29
  • Ten Reasons for hope
    John Siebert 30
  • Pacifism is still possible
    Christie Skoorsmith 32
  • Section 2: Detach from systems of oppression
  • The tail lights fade
    Jake Olzen 36
  • Woman in Black
    Juliet Eastland 37
  • Shooting stars
    Jon Sears 40
  • Looking at the wounded
    Jonathan Hiskes 42
  • Terrorist
    Darlene McLeod 44
  • How to love your neighbour
    Joey Royal 45
  • Community is the heart of nonviolence
    Isaiah Boronka 46
  • Moral jeopardy
    Maryanne Mutch 47
  • Section 3: Foster positive peace
  • Contemplation leads to peace
    Cherice Bock 50
  • A disparate peace
    Carly Ciufo 52
  • Gunshots in Las Pavas
    Hannah Redekop 53
  • A conversation with John Dear
    Josiah Neufeld 54
  • Costa Rica’s unarmed democracy
    Patrick Van Inwegen 60
  • Economics of the sacred
    Ben Janzen 62
  • Two?
    Kathy Moorhead Thiessen 64
  • Hope keeps me breathing
    Rusty Poulette 65
  • Seven sacred works for young activists
    Lydia Wylie-Kellermann 67
  • Web Exclusive
  • Lightning Peace
    Alex Jürgen Thumm
  • Culturosities 18
  • Judy Da Silva
  • AK-47s into ploughshares
  • Hate mail origami
  • RoboGandhi
  • Experiments 68
  • Playing with peace
  • Art bike
  • DIY veggie stock
  • Civil Disobedience 70
  • School closure protests
  • Moral politics
  • Climate justice activist released
  • News
  • Feministry 74
  • Conservative sexual ethics lead 
to passivity
  • Tibetan nuns gain ground
  • Christian Peacemaker Teams 75
  • Land struggles in Columbia
  • Lakota resist Keystone XL
  • Israel clamps down at border
  • Catholic Worker 76
  • Bradley Manning vigil
  • Parking-lot oasis
  • LGBT* 77
  • Catholic school board votes against intolerance
  • Catholic school fires lesbian teacher
  • Reviews 78
  • My Bright Abyss
  • The Kingdom and the Glory
  • Beautiful Trouble
  • All is Grace

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