Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
Collection includes manuscript (some photocopies) and published articles by Lederach, including: "Mediation in North America: an Examination of the Profession's Cultural Premises (1985); "Transformation From Within: Peacemaking in the East Coast of Nicaragua" (1989); Pacifism in Contemporary Conflict: a Christian Perspective (1993); and other writings, 1989-1993.
Louis W. Schneider (1915-2012) worked for the American Friends Service Commiittee for more than four decades and served as Executive Secretary from 1974-1980. His Papers include notes, diaries, speeches, and writings, as well as publications by American Friends Services Committee.
The most colorful and important peace organization to rise from the the Civil War was the Universal Peace Union (UPU). This militant band grew out of reaction against compromising tactics which the American Peace Society adopted during the Civil War.
The War Resisters' International was founded at Bilthoven, Netherlands, in 1921 by representative pacifists from that country, Germany, Austria and Great Britain. The War Resisters' International was never more than a coordinating body in its relationship to affiliated groups.