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Peacemaking

See also Antimilitarism.
Agrippa, Menenius
Coriolanus’s witty friend; reasons with rioting mob. [Br. Lit.: Coriolanus]
Antenor
percipiently urges peace with Greeks. [Gk. Lit.: Iliad]
Benvolio
tries to stop Mercutio’s fatal clash with Tybalt. [Br. Lit.: Romeo and Juliet]
Lysistrata
leads women to use wifely continence to secure peace between countries. [Gk. Lit.: Lysistrata]
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The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) and the committee and staff members of Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) are deeply concerned for the four kidnapped members of Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq and we appeal to the captors for their safe return.
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