Mother’s Day Proclamation: Divest From War! by Rivera Sun

Mothers Say no more WARS!! Stop the war games with Iran!

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Happy Mother’s Day

by Rivera Sun
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Originally posted on May 12, 2019
May 14, 2023

Instead of flowers, give us peace. Instead of brunch, end the wars. Let no more mothers raise their children to kill other mothers’ children. Give us, instead, the abolition of war, the promotion of peace, and the care of people and planet.

Codepink on May 10, 2019

This Mother’s Day join us to #DivestFromWar with CODEPINK.

Mother’s Day Proclamation 2019 by Rivera Sun

Rivera Sun syndicated by PeaceVoice, is the author of The Dandelion Insurrection and the sequels, The Roots of Resistance, Winds of Change, and Rise and Resist – Essays on Love, Courage, Politics and Resistance and other books, including a study guide to making change with nonviolent action. She is the editor of Nonviolence News, the Program Coordinator for Campaign Nonviolence and a nationwide trainer in strategy for nonviolent campaigns. Website:

From the archives:

David Swanson and Margaret Kimberley: Zone of Peace

How to Convert a War to Peace, by Tom H. Hastings

Culture-Jamming the War Machine, by Rivera Sun

We Have A Violence Problem — Campaign Nonviolence Strives To Solve It, by Rivera Sun

Anything War Can Do, Peace Can Do Better by David Swanson

Julia Ward Howe: Mother’s Day Proclamation

Oscar Romero: Thou Shall Not Kill

An Eye for an Eye Makes the Whole World Blind by Rev. John Dear

Don’t Enlist, But Don’t Just Take My Word For It by Lo (repost)

Don’t Enlist, But Don’t Just Take My Word For It by Lo

One thought on “Mother’s Day Proclamation: Divest From War! by Rivera Sun

  1. Pingback: U.S. Army: 0 — Internet: 1, by D Swanson – Dandelion Salad

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