by Linda LeTendre
A Daily Gazette community blog
Linda LeTendre fights for a peaceful world.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
It is amazing where the Internet in general and Facebook in particular can take you.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Nonviolent peace making nets me an order of protection, but I can still keep my guns
Friday, March 15, 2013
Peace making is slow and difficult work. It is literally achieved “piece by piece,” or “one heart at a time” as a police officer said to me.
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013
Recently, like so many other groups, the Saratoga Peace Alliance has struggled with the issue of gun violence.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012
When the NRA said it was going to break its silence after the Sandy Hook school massacre with some meaningful proposals to reduce gun violence I thought to myself, “Oh brother, this is going to be good.”
Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012
Like many so other people, the massacre of the 20 children and six adults at the Sandy Hook elementary school affected me deeply.
Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012
Now that the presidential campaign is over and Obama has been re-elected, I am patiently waiting for peace to break out.
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012
The Tom Paine chapter of Veterans for Peace held their fourth annual Winter Soldier Peace and Justice award dinner in Albany recently and four incredible people were recognized for trying to stop the planet, and all therein, from being destroyed by war and violence.
Friday, Oct. 26, 2012
There have been a couple of victories in the seemingly endless quest for peace.
Monday, Oct. 22, 2012
What doesn't get mentioned in the media or in recent presidential debates is our use of predator drones and their devastating effect on innocent civilians.