London 2012 Paralympic Games in the Olympic Stadium

Michelle Stilwell of  Nanoose Bay, B.C., today won Canada’s second track and field and  Canada’s eighth medal overall at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.  Stilwell won gold in the women’s T52 classification 200-metres in a new  Paralympic Games record time of 33.80 seconds.

Ativistas brasileiros da cultura de paz e convidados internacionais integram programa do III Festival Mundial da Paz, no Ibirapuera, entre 6 e 9 de setembro

Jean Yves-Leloup, Roberto Crema, Susan Andrews, Lia Diskin, referências mundiais na Cultura de Paz, são palestrantes do III Festival Mundial da Paz, a ser realizado entre 6 e 9 de setembro, no Parque do Ibirapuera (SP), e que ocorrerá simultaneamente em mais 18 estados brasileiros, França, Portugal, Argentina, México, Inglaterra e Equador, onde a Universidade Internacional da Paz (Unipaz), idealizadora do evento, tem atuação direta.

Red Cross Providing Help, Comfort to People in the South

Mobile kitchens capable of making thousands of meals a day are setting up in the affected areas. Volunteers from the Southern Baptist Convention will be preparing meals to be distributed throughout communities by Red Cross emergency response vehicles in place all along the Gulf Coast. The Red Cross has already served more than 42,000 meals…