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One thing we know for sure: This should not have happened by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: One thing we know for sure: This should not have happened by Andrea W. Doray   Sunday, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, a lone gunman killed more than 50 people and wounded more than 500 more. The details … Continue reading

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We are citizens of the world: All may join and be, by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: We are citizens of the world: All may join and be by Andrea W. Doray   When I sat down to write about the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, last month, I found that I had no words, … Continue reading

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Standing up for a free press, by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: Standing up for a free press by Andrea W. Doray   Journalists are in mortal danger and that’s not fake news. From the continuous assault on the news media as an “enemy of the people” from the president … Continue reading

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The Peace Correspondent, Vol.1, No. 3

Student Edition, Part One We’re excited to announce the third edition of our Peace Correspondent, a solution-based periodical published by Writing for Peace. This is the first installment of the anticipated two part student edition. We have made it available … Continue reading

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A Moral Imperative, By Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: America has a moral imperative to offer asylum by Andrea W. Doray United States from Egypt, where she would have been murdered by her own family as an honor killing because she refused an arranged marriage to her … Continue reading

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Poetry fuels the fire; powerful play… by Andrea W. Doray

President’s Corner: Poetry fuels the fire; and the powerful play goes on… by Andrea W. Doray Not surprisingly, I am in love with the written word. I love the power of the pen on the page to move, amuse, anger, … Continue reading

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A World of Voices, by Vicki Lindner

A World of Voices By Vicki Lindner   In May I flew to New York, my former hometown, for PEN America’s 2017 World Voices Festival, “Gender+Power.” Unlike most literary conferences, this one, founded after 9/11 by Salman Rushdie and others, … Continue reading

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New Board Members

Writing for Peace celebrates the addition of four new members to our Board of Directors,  Mary Carroll-Hackett, Jody Rein, Azfar Rizvi, and Brad Wetzler. The range of experience and knowledge these Directors bring to Writing for Peace is vast, and … Continue reading

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First Amendment Essential to Peaceful Activism, by Andrea Doray, Plus Young Writer Contest Results

President’s Corner: A free press, and freedom of speech, are essential to peaceful activism by Andrea W. Doray I am a writer. And – as far as I know – no one is offering a bounty for one of my … Continue reading

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2017 DoveTales Now Available for Preorder

DoveTales, An International Journal of the Arts “Refugees and the Displaced” Our 2017 Edition of DoveTales is now available for Pre-order. Refugees and the Displaced includes work from artists and writers, established and emerging, from every continent of the globe … Continue reading

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