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The Mother's Day Peace Proclamation

We'll hear the story of Julia Ward Howe's 1871 Proclamation for Peace and her call for a universal Mother's Day to promote peace and disarmament. We'll talk with Kate Stickley, a direct descendent of Howe, and Jane Smith Bernhardt, an actor who portrays Howe onstage. Plus a conversation about the book "Long Time Passing: Mothers Talk About War and Terror."

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