Leymah Gbowee: The Open Mind Challenge

Peace is Loud
Jun 27, 2016 · 7 min read
Photo courtesy of Dartmouth College

The problem with the borders that we have built is that they leave no room for others to cross, because mentally, people have transcended from being humans to being objects of violence based on the groups that they represent.

Distinguished graduates, each of you has a task of bringing our world one step closer to peace. Each of you has a task of lowering the statistics of violence through the acts of peace and justice. Each of you has a task to resist — especially now, in this country — the politics of division, discrimination, and oppression.

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