This blog post came from the Uniting Church of Australia blog, morepraxis.org.au
It is a must read. It is not unusual for people to rail against war, the United States proxy wars in which Australia is a strong supporter and so on. But what do people actually do, in a sustained manner, to fight for peace, to change the conversation and actions that support war and provoke violence? Quakers have been working for peace for almost 400 years --- so there is a lot of experience from which the rest of us can learn.