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Countdown to Peacebuilders 2019!

Our staff is gathered at the farm, and preparations are well underway to welcome our first session of campers on Monday morning. Our counselors and CITs arrived on Thursday from close by and far away, Michelle from down the road in Americus, Elizabeth from halfway across the country in Indiana. Mario greeted them all with … Continue reading »

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What makes a trial fair?

Today’s focus was Article 10 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, “Everyone is entitled in to a fair and public hearing.” We were lucky to have Marilyn Primovic, an experienced Fulton County district attorney, return again this year to help campers understand elements of a fair and public hearing. A lively discussion this morning … Continue reading »

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Who gets left out?

“Everyone has the right to work, to just and favorable conditions of work, and the right to equal pay for equal work,” says the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Just as we do for each right we discuss at Peacebuilders Camp,  today we asked the question, “Who might get left out of this right?” The … Continue reading »

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