Articles by Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate

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SAVING SUCCEEDING GENERATIONS FROM THE SCOURGE OF WAR – BUILDING A NONKILLING, NONVIOLENT CULTURE FOR THE HUMAN FAMILY
Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate, 21 Feb 2009

Annual Erskine Childers Lecture – 2009: Action for UN Renewal Dear friends, I am very happy to be here with you. I would like to thank Vijay Mehta and the Action for UN Renewal for kindly inviting me to give the 2009 Erskine Childers Lecture.    Erskine Childers, UN Diplomat and son of the 4th […]

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FREEDOM FOR ALL PEOPLE
Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate, 27 Nov 2008

Speech delivered at the Sabeel 7th International Conference East Jerusalem, Nov. 19, 2008 Dear Friends, I am very happy to be here with you and to be invited to speak to you. I want to take this opportunity to thank Rev. Naim Ateek and all those who helped organize this conference. I am deeply grateful […]

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Bil?in Grassroots Nonviolent Resistance Movement:
Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate, 30 Sep 2008

A Light of Hope that Deserves International Support It is difficult to sustain a grassroots non-violent movement.   The sceptics argue nonviolence doesn’t work, the militants argue only violence gets results, and many just sit on the sidelines to see which way the wind will blow.   In Bil’in every Friday the wind blows, and it blows […]

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