"War falls hardest on women." Sister Joan Chittister reminds us of the cost that war wreaks and asks us to stake our claim in supporting life over death, love over destruction, and peace over war.

Nadia Al-Sakkaf, activist, journalist, and former Minister of Information in Yemen, imagines the future for her nation and herself.

Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela, clinical psychologist and senior research professor in South Africa, served on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission following apartheid. She explores morality and forgiveness.

Betty Williams, co-recipient of the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize for her work in Ireland and the head of the Global Children's Foundation tells a story about humor and her work with the Dalai Lama.

Sister Joan Chittister, an iconic spiritual feminist and activist, reminds us that the evolutionary arc towards peace is our only, and best, option.

Chung Hyun Kyung, a Christian theologian and Buddhist dharma teacher, describes friendship building and collaboration between North and South Korean women as a pathway to peace.

Riane Eisler, an eminent social scientist and activist, attorney, and author, explains how her mother exemplified spiritual courage, the courage to stand up to injustice out of love.

Shirley Velasquez, executive editor of PeopleEnEspañol.com, describes the long term affects of colonization on modern communities of color.

Sarah Peter is an artist, philanthropist and cofounder of the Omega Women’s Leadership Center. She describes here the internal work of achieving peace.