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Captain Paul K Chappell - "Will War Ever End?"
Submitted by ujpadmin on Tue, 10/20/2009 - 10:59am
When: Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 1:00 pm
Where: The Peace Abbey • 2 Main Street (Rtes. 16 & 27) • Sherborn
Paul K. Chappell graduated from West Point in 2002. He served in the army for seven years, deployed to Baghdad, and will be leaving active duty in November 2009 as a Captain.
He is the author of Will War Ever End?: A Soldier’s Vision of Peace for the 21st Century and The End of War: New Ideas for Achieving World Peace (April 2010), and he is working on his third book, Peaceful Revolution.
He lives in Santa Barbara, CA, where he is serving as the Peace Leadership Director for the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (www.wagingpeace.org)
"I am certainly in agreement with so much of what Paul K. Chappell has to say. His values are truly humane and admirable."â€¨â€¨-Howard Zinn, historian, activist, author of A People's History of the United States
“Captain Paul K. Chappell has given us a crucial look at war and peace from the unique perspective of a soldier, and his new ideas show us why world peace is both necessary and possible in the 21st century. The End of War can help people everywhere understand why war must end, and how together we can end it.” Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate