Archives for Powerful Peace

Powerful Peace 1/08/07

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

Topic: Defense

Powerful Peace 01/08/07

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

Topic: Defense

Powerful Peace 1/01/07

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

Topic: Aikido

Powerful Peace 12/25/06

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

“The Non-Violent Peaceforce?? – An overview of an organization called the “Non-Violent Peaceforce,?? a professional alternative to the military.

Powerful Peace 12/18/06

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

“The Geneva Conventions?? – A look at the development of international standards for the treatment of wartime civilians and detainees, and how the proposed US “Military Commissions Act?? may undermine these agreements.

Powerful Peace 12/11/06

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

“How to Compile a CO Claim?? – A brief description of steps to take if you want to claim Conscientious Objector status in the event of a draft.

Powerful Peace 12/04/06

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

“Banking on War?? – The US is the largest arms dealer in the world; we sell the arms which create the warfare, justifying our continuing war-making capabilities.

WERU Powerful Peace Special 11/30/06

Producer/host: Sonia Turanski

Topic: “Women in World Religions: Discrimination, Liberation & Backlash”, a recorded speech by Professor Rosemary Radford Ruether, Feminist Theologian

Differing treatment of women in Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism. Comparitive areas of discrimination for women in the world religions.
Comparitive areas of advancement for women in the world religions.