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Accord: An International Review of Peace Initiatives Accord (ISSN 1365-0742) is published online and in print form by Conciliation Resources, a London-based organization which attempts to provide assistance to individuals and groups working to prevent or resolve political violence and conflict situations. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of speech and belief and freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people, Whereas it is essential, if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, to rebellion against tyranny and oppression, that human rights should be protected by the rule of law, Whereas it is essential to promote the development of friendly relations between nations, Whereas Member States have pledged themselves to achieve, in co-operation with the United Nations, the promotion of universal respect for and observance of human rights and fundamental freedoms, Article 1.
Article 2. Article 3. The Reflection Cafe: On Faith (Sacred and Secular: Religion and Politics Worldwide) Book Review by Os Guinness Religion is the key to history, Lord Acton wrote.
In today’s intellectual circles, however, it’s more like the skunk at the garden party. To many intellectuals, religion is a private matter at best, and most appropriately considered in terms of its functions rather than the significance of its beliefs, let alone its truth claims. At worst, it’s the main source of the world’s conflicts and violence—what Gore Vidal, in his Lowell Lecture at Harvard University in 1992, called “the great unmentionable evil” at the heart of our culture. .Such grim assessments are certainly debatable. .Is religion central or peripheral?
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Peace & Conflict Review. Incommunion. John Kilcullen's Home Page. Peace and Conflict Studies. Editor-in-Chief: Ho-Won Jeong Editors: Charles Lerche, Sean Byrne Managing Editor: Charles Snare Senior Consulting Editor: Christopher Mitchell Consulting Editors: Hidemi Suganami, Surya Subedi Associate Editors: Karen Andrews, William Ayres Assistant Editors: Brenda Lindsay, Eleftherios Michael Editorial Assistant: Douglas Dang, Krishna Maddileti, Meredith Garrison.
Flashpoints. FRONTLINE/WORLD . Rough Cut . Northern Ireland: Uneasy Peace . Background Facts and Related Links. Northern Ireland: A Profile Northern Ireland is the six counties that sit in the northeastern tip of the island of Ireland and it is ruled by Great Britain.
The other 26 counties make up the Republic of Ireland, which succeeded from Great Britain in 1922. Outside Belfast and Londonderry, Northern Ireland is mostly rural, and its grasslands support dairy and beef operations that form the bulk of the agricultural economy. The country first became known for its shipbuilding and high quality linens. English is the primary language, but Irish, also referred to as Gaelic, is also recognized. In the 19th century, Irish peasants' dependency on potatoes brought disaster when blight devastated an entire year's crop. The 2001 census reported that 53 percent of the population of Northern Ireland is Protestant and 43 percent is Catholic. An impressive 79 percent of Northern Ireland's young people continue schooling beyond the age of 16.
Political History. MarcGopin.com Marc Gopin.com Conflict Resolution and Religious Peacemaking.