"If you want to end the war then, instead of sending guns, send books. Instead of sending tanks, send pens. Instead of sending soldiers, send teachers." - Malala Yousafzai
Promoting Peace, Prosperity
We must avoid policies that intimate that America is the only country that matters. Let's care for even the "huddled masses" who never make it to our shore.
Groups that Help
The Carter Center (www.cartercenter.org) Their work includes conflict resolution work in the Middle East, including support for a viable two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and efforts to achieve political transition in Syria, and prevent Violent extremism. - Charity Navigator - 4 stars.
Combatants for Peace (www.cfpeace.org) Israelis and Palestinian former combatants working for a peaceful settlement. They have won the Courage of Conscience Award in 2009, and the Search for Common Ground Award in 2007.