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Let them Stay

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LET THEM STAY: oices of US War Resisters in Canada DVD Features exclusive one-on-one interviews with U.S. war resisters in Canada, documenting their life-changing experiences in Iraq and the hidden realities of U.S. military recruitment and warfare. It also documents the War Resisters Support Campaign, a pan-Canadian coalition of labor, faith and peace groups, Vietnam war resisters, and individuals who are working with these war resisters to put pressure on the current federal government to let them stay. Narrated by Shirley Douglas. http://www.resisters.ca/ (28 minutes)

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BOWLING FOR COLUMBINE (DVD)

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Acclaimed filmmaker Michael Moore takes aim at America’s love affair with guns and violence in this Oscar-winning film that demands attention (People)!  Mixing riveting footage, hilarious animation and candid interviews with everyone from the NRA’s Charlton Heston to shock-rocker Marilyn Manson, Bowling for Columbine is brilliant (The Hollywood Reporter) tour de force filmmaking.

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Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 1

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Peace to the City! is a global campaign of the World Council of Churches’ Programme to Overcome Violence. With a focus on seven cities around the world, the campaign highlights creative models of community rebuilding. Each locally-produced 30-minute video shares imaginative efforts to overcome violence through cross-community work to build bridges between and reconcile communities drawn into conflict by violence. The seven cities featured are: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (“”Peace to the City!””); Belfast, Northern Ireland (“”We Want...

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Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 2

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Peace to the City! is a global campaign of the World Council of Churches’ Programme to Overcome Violence. With a focus on seven cities around the world, the campaign highlights creative models of community rebuilding. Each locally-produced 30-minute video shares imaginative efforts to overcome violence through cross-community work to build bridges between and reconcile communities drawn into conflict by violence. The seven cities featured are: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (“”Peace to the City!””); Belfast, Northern Ireland (“”We Want...

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