The Common Good
August 2013

AUDIO: Kathy Kelly's Defiant Peace Activism

by Dawn Araujo, The Editors | August 2013

As Ramzi Kysia writes in "The Song Remains" (Sojourners, August 2013), after decades of work, Kathy Kelly’s commitment to peace and nonviolence remains strong. When Sojourners editorial assistant, Dawn Araujo, caught up with her in June, Kelly was between visits to Afghanistan and her work with the Afghan Peace Volunteers. She was spending her “down” time protesting drones, nuclear weapons, and organizing a U.S. speaking tour for the newly formed Veterans for Peace in the UK. She shared with Dawn some of her thoughts on aging and how she stays centered in her whirlwind world.

 

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