International Day of Peace

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3:12 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Pittsburghers to Partake in Day of Peace Campaign

Residents from Pittsburgh will gather in Market Square downtown Saturday, joining counterparts in 200 other U.S. cities and 64 countries in marking the United Nation's Day of Peace .  

The grassroots international organization Global March for Peace and Unity is coordinating the campaign to spread the word the word on world peace.

“If we could possibly have one day without violence, perhaps that would give hope for two days or three days or hopefully, at some point, have a world without violence,”  said Pittsburgh North People for Peace Chairperson Mary Sheehan.

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