These are a series of dispatches from David G. Newman, who attended the recent Rotary World Peace Conference 2016 in Ontario, California. The stories are inspired by the organizers and presenters to this peace conference and are posted by Mr. Newman on CNC as part of the process of advancing Positive Peace in Winnipeg.
By David G. Newman on February 4, 2016
City seen as leading example of how to build a peace community.
By David G. Newman on February 5, 2016
Man spends life saving victims of child exploitation and human trafficking, believing one person with courage is all it takes.
By David G. Newman on February 8, 2016
World Peace Index to be adopted in Zimbabwe; local Peace Partners aim to see index measure Winnipeg as a Positive Peace Community.
By David G. Newman on February 10, 2016
Son of high ranking Nazi officer encourages people to speak up against hatred by being vigilant in standing up to perpetrators.
By David G. Newman on February 16, 2016
Peace Corps has 7000 volunteers operating in 60 countries.
By David G. Newman on February 18, 2016
Time for the process of mutual respect and reconciliation to begin in earnest.
By David G. Newman on February 23, 2016
American philanthropist calls Winnipeg “the mecca for human rights on the planet.”
By David G. Newman on March 2, 2016
“If something is not impossible, there must be a way of doing it.”
Much more than the absence of war, Positive Peace is created by addressing the underlying causes of conflict.