Create a Peace Pact Holiday on August 27th




Our holidays include Memorial Day, Veterans Day, Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, Flag Day, Patriots Day, Yellow Ribbon Day, Independence Day, Military Spouses Appreciation Day, Iraq-Afghanistan Wars Day (yes, Congress created this)

Are you beginning to see a pattern? 

If you think another holiday should be included, please add your name:

Background:
When the World Outlawed War, by David Swanson
A New Holiday Is Being Created for Peace
The Peace Pact is listed as in force on the
U.S. State Department website

(open the document, scroll to page 454)

Partner:



1-25 of 11846 signatures
Number Date Name Location Feel free to add a comment.
11846 1 month ago Robert Holt MA , US
11845 1 month ago Jonathan Boyne HI , US
11844 3 months ago Nadya Williams CA , US I am an Active Associate member of the San Francisco Chapter of Veterans For Peace.
11843 3 months ago Grace Shahrokh NC , US
11842 3 months ago Douglas Vaughn MD , US
11841 3 months ago Hilda Richey WI , US
11840 3 months ago Barbara Martinez WI , US
11839 3 months ago Ronald Staff MN , US Good law.
11838 3 months ago Norman Hutchinson NY , US
11837 3 months ago Anonymous KS , US In dereliction of its Constitutional duty, the US Congress has not addressed the issue of war/peace except through a "War Powers" act which allows the president to do whatever he pleases.
11836 3 months ago Melvin Turcanik MN , US
11835 3 months ago Charles Davis WA , US
11834 3 months ago Charles Davis WA , US
11833 3 months ago Gary Eichelberger PA , US
11832 3 months ago Ross Heckmann CA , US
11831 3 months ago Sandra Blessing IA , US War is not helping our planet and the people who live on it. It's a money making scheme to keep the profits in the hands of those in power.
11830 4 months ago Judy White MT , US We have a war department. I believe we should have a Peace Department, dedicated to the ways of peace. And I believe we should have a University of Peace...to teach us the ways and means of peaceful...
11829 10 months ago Jim Burrill CA , US The Kellogg-Briand Pact was the incredible success of a huge diverse grassroots coalition able to convince 62 nations to sign an agreement to end war – a success which we have much to learn from. A...
11828 1 year ago Eric Wollscheid IL , US
11827 1 year ago EILEEN KING FL , US
11826 1 year ago Eric Wollscheid IL , US
11825 1 year ago Anonymous TX , US
11824 1 year ago Mary Ellen Meckley IL , US
11823 1 year ago Evelyn Tischer SK , CA Build on the Kellog Briand pact and eliminate war !
11822 1 year ago Marie-Rose Niklaus-Raaflaub ot , CH
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