Responses to December Wailing Wall Query on Peace, “How do you work actively to prevent war and other conflicts?”
1. Befriend someone with a different opinion and find common ground.
2. Not enough.
3. Standing and marching in anti-violence/ anti-gun/antiwar protests.
4. Give money to Quaker House.
5. Teach.
6. Peace bumper sticker on my car.
7. When urged by FCNL, I make phone calls to Congress about U.S. arms sales.
8. Open my mind to opinions diverse from my own.
9. Support Right Sharing of World Resources micro-financing.
10. Teach an immigrant English.
11. When upset by other people, I do this: Stop. Breathe. Look for violence in myself. Breathe.
– reported by Social Concerns Committee