Reflecting on our role as peace scholars and practitioners, we realize that our work has focused too narrowly on conflict dynamics and violence prevention abroad and has failed to adequately address those same dynamics in our communities at home.
There are fairly evenly split views on the possibility of reconciliation with former combatants, as well as varied opinions (sometimes along gender, income, education level, and/or regional lines) on which activities would foster reconciliation and how willing respondents would be to come into close contact with former combatants.
Women find innovative ways to build peace in their daily lives, significantly supplementing formal peacebuilding initiatives.
When governments are less corrupt and have high levels of women’s participation, they are better able to promote and support peacebuilding.
The Myth Wars are for peace & democracy Debunk Wars for democracy are unsuccessful. The US has a long history
The Myth War is the last resort Debunk People assume and expect that decisions to use force are made when