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Film - "The Whale"

Monday, December 16, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Our next film in the "Culture of Peace and Nonviolence" series is the documentary, "The Whale," which is the story of Luna, a young wild killer whale who challenged and befriended a community in a fjord called Nootka Sound in British Columbia.  Luna offers the mystery of interspecies tenderness and intelligence, and finds itself at the center of different points of view about his presence.  The government officials, scientists, first nation tribal elders, fishermen, fisherwomen and community members find themselves in conflict over the whale's efforts to engage humans.

FILM: "In the Light of Reverence"

Monday, November 18, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

"In the Light of Reverence" is a documentary film that explores American culture and its relations

Gerald One Feather receives honorary degree

Former AFSC staff person Gerald One Feather was awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters by the University of Colorado-Boulder during commencement exercises on May 10, 2013.

In & Around the UN An Update from the Quaker United Nations Office, June 2012

Newsletter of the Quaker United nations Office in New York

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