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Vincent Paul Buscemi

Buscemi鈥擵incent Paul Buscemi, 89, on March 11, 2017, at home in New York City. Vince was born on May 18, [鈥

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Agnes Miyo Moriuchi and Steven Elkinton

Married on September 3, 2017, under the care of Chestnut Hill Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa.

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Quaker Works April 2018

A semiannual feature to connect Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations* in the following categories: Advocacy [鈥


Posted in: Healing, Quaker Works
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Charles S. Thompson

Thompson鈥擟harles S. Thompson, 89, on April 16, 2017, at home in Queens, N.Y. Charles was born on July 13, 1927, [鈥

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war-no-more

War No More: Three Centuries of American Antiwar and Peace Writing

Edited by Lawrence Rosenwald. The Library of America, 2016. 850 pages. $40/hardcover; $17.99/eBook. This is an ambitious book, and it [鈥

J.E. McNeil is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington (D.C.) and as an attorney a longtime supporter of those who say no to war. She spent 11 years as the executive director of the Center on Conscience & War and continues to work with members in the military who seek CO discharge.


Posted in: June/July 2017 Books, June/July 2017: Reimagining the Quaker Ecosystem
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Jeanne Ruth Ackley Lohmann

Lohmann鈥擩eanne Ruth Ackley Lohmann, 93, on September 26, 2016, at home in Olympia, Wash., with family close by. Jeanne was [鈥

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Juliet-Ramey-Lariviere

As a human race we must understand and accept that we are connected

Student Voices: 鈥淢y name is Juliet Ramey-Lariviere. I am many things: I am a woman, a friend, an ally, a [鈥

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Quaker Works April 2017

A semiannual feature highlighting the recent works of Quaker organizations. Categories include Advocacy; Consultation, Support, and Resources; Development; Education; Environmental [鈥

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fremon

Reaching Out and Across

The shock of 9/11 inspired a friendship program between a Friends school and Islamic school that endures.

Jane Fremon, a member of Princeton (N.J.) Meeting, has served as head of school at Princeton Friends School since its founding in 1987. She has also served Friends schools broadly through her association with Friends Council on Education.


Posted in: Crossing Cultures, Features
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Yes, It Does Take a Village

A community-centered approach to poverty and crime. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To read [鈥

Jeff Rasley is a member of Indianapolis First Friends in Indiana, professor at Butler University, Himalayan trek leader, author of eight books and over 40 magazine articles, and a retired lawyer.


Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, Features
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