• Women War and Peace -- Peace Laureates
    Peace Laureates
    Three women hold the title of 2019 Peace Laureates in San Antonio: . Rebecca ...
    Three women hold the title of 2019 Peace Laureates in San Antonio: . Rebecca Flores, who has spent most of her adult life championing for worker’s rights; Nickie Valdez, who works for the LGBTQ ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Sister Denise
    Sister Denise
    Sister Denise LaRock is a Daughter of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul and has ...
    Sister Denise LaRock is a Daughter of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul and has been working in San Antonio since January 2016. She works with the Interfaith Welcome Coalition (IWC), greeting ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Sister Martha
    Sister Martha
    The road to peace is built by teachers of peace, and one of those teachers is ...
    The road to peace is built by teachers of peace, and one of those teachers is Sister Martha Ann Kirk, CCVI, a professor at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. Kirk teaches ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Sue
    Voices Beyond Borders: Sue
    Sue Ellerbrock is the Director of Religious Education at St. Mary’s Catholic ...
    Sue Ellerbrock is the Director of Religious Education at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Blacksburg, Va. She shares her views with Blue Ridge PBS on helping others and her dream for peace.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Mary Jane
    Voices Beyond Borders: Mary Jane
    The daughter of a World War I veteran and the wife of a World War II veteran, ...
    The daughter of a World War I veteran and the wife of a World War II veteran, Mary Jane Wysor of Wytheville, Virginia, is 93 years young. Blue Ridge PBS talks with this Appalachian elder to find out ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Mai
    Voices Beyond Borders: Mai
    Egyptian native and single mom Mai Dahshan is a Ph.D. candidate in the ...
    Egyptian native and single mom Mai Dahshan is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. She shares her thoughts with Blue Ridge PBS on living in peace ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Linda
    Voices Beyond Borders: Linda
    Linda Dickerson has served as a Presbyterian pastor for 30 years. She shares her ...
    Linda Dickerson has served as a Presbyterian pastor for 30 years. She shares her definition of peace with Blue Ridge PBS.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Grace
    Voices Beyond Borders: Grace
    Dr. Grace Edwards is Professor Emerita of Appalachian Studies and English at ...
    Dr. Grace Edwards is Professor Emerita of Appalachian Studies and English at Radford University in Radford, Virginia. She talks with Blue Ridge PBS about the strength of Appalachian women and their ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Voices Beyond Borders: Eman
    Voices Beyond Borders: Eman
    Eman Abdelrahman grew up in Egypt and is now a Masters student in the Department ...
    Eman Abdelrahman grew up in Egypt and is now a Masters student in the Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. She shares with Blue Ridge PBS what peace means to her and how it ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Put on Your Helmet
    S2 E4: Put on Your Helmet
    An all-female Bangladeshi police unit trains for a year-long UN peacekeeping ...
    An all-female Bangladeshi police unit trains for a year-long UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Like Sisters
    S2 E3: Like Sisters
    In 1987 during the first Intifada, imprisoned Palestinian women form a bond ...
    In 1987 during the first Intifada, imprisoned Palestinian women form a bond while raising one prisoner's infant son.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Tahrir Square
    S2 E2: Tahrir Square
    For some women, celebrating International Women's Day in Egypt's Tahrir Square ...
    For some women, celebrating International Women's Day in Egypt's Tahrir Square resulted in cruel physical punishment at the hands of their own government.
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  • Women War and Peace -- The Beginning of the Women's Coalition
    S2 E1: The Beginning of the Women's Coalition
    Women in Northern Ireland campaign for representation in their government.
    Women in Northern Ireland campaign for representation in their government.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Learning to Appreciate Moldy Bread
    Learning to Appreciate Moldy Bread
    An animated short about a Colombian congresswoman survives seven years of ...
    An animated short about a Colombian congresswoman survives seven years of captivity in the jungle.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Los Feminicidios
    Los Feminicidios
    In Spanish they're called the feminicidios. Hundreds, maybe thousands of women ...
    In Spanish they're called the feminicidios. Hundreds, maybe thousands of women have disappeared in and around Juarez, Mexico in a wave of violence that began in the early 1990s. David Rochkind, a ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Life After the Nobel: An Interview with Leymah Gbowee
    Life After the Nobel: An Interview with Leymah Gbowee
    Liberian activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee talks about the ...
    Liberian activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee talks about the platform the award has granted her and the difficulty of balancing her global activism with caring for her six children.
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  • Women War and Peace -- A Return to Bahia Portete
    A Return to Bahia Portete
    Colombia has the second largest population of internally displaced people in the ...
    Colombia has the second largest population of internally displaced people in the world, after Sudan. Here, an indigenous Colombian community makes an annual return to their ancestral land to ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Pray the Devil Back to Hell Promo
    Pray the Devil Back to Hell Promo
    The astonishing story of the Liberian women who took on the warlords and regime ...
    The astonishing story of the Liberian women who took on the warlords and regime of dictator Charles Taylor in the midst of a brutal civil war, and won a once unimaginable peace for their shattered ...
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  • Women War and Peace -- Matt Damon: Why Should Men Care?
    Matt Damon: Why Should Men Care?
    Matt Damon, narrator of Women, War and Peace Episode 1: I Came To Testify on why ...
    Matt Damon, narrator of Women, War and Peace Episode 1: I Came To Testify on why the themes of this series matter to men, too.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Women, War & Peace Trailer
    Women, War & Peace Trailer
    Think you know war? Think again. Women, War & Peace, a five-part PBS special, ...
    Think you know war? Think again. Women, War & Peace, a five-part PBS special, premieres Oct. 11, 2011. The series continues on Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. through Nov. 8.
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  • Women War and Peace -- Women, War & Peace extended preview
    Women, War & Peace extended preview
    Think you know war? Think again. Women, War & Peace, a five-part PBS special, ...
    Think you know war? Think again. Women, War & Peace, a five-part PBS special, premieres Oct. 11, 2011. The series continues on Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. through Nov. 8.
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