International Day of Peace – The Globalist’s Top 10 Features

Perspectives on peace over the past five centuries, from China to Nelson Mandela.

September 20, 2016

Perspectives on peace over the past five centuries, from China to Nelson Mandela.
  1. Europe’s Last Summer

    By David Fromkin | How does pre-World War I Europe reflect current Western attitudes to international relations?

  2. The Daily Power of Women in Peace Building

    By Patricia Smith Melton | How can women help in the peace-building process of a country?

  3. Nelson Mandela: 95 Years of Fighting for Peace

    By The Globalist | Nelson Mandela (1918-2013): freedom fighter, political prisoner, President of South Africa, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

  4. A New “Credo” for Humankind

    By The Globalist | How can we better approach the problem of world peace?

  5. From Bombs to Boom: Belfast Reborn

    By Brian Beary | How has political reconciliation paved the way for Northern Ireland’s economic rejuvenation?

  6. China and the 500 Years’ Peace

    By Giovanni Arrighi | How do Europe and China compare in the 18th and 19th centuries?

  7. War and Peace in Asia: There Are Always Choices

    By Jean-Pierre Lehmann | China is becoming a global power. Can it break the bellicose pattern set by all previous rising global powers?

  8. The Congress of Vienna at 200

    By Martin Hutchinson | The enduring legacy of the best peace conference of all time.

  9. Europe’s Nobel and the Sine Wave of War

    By Martin Sieff | The European Union’s Nobel Peace Prize doen’t ensure peace in the future.

  10. Outside War: Syria’s Women and Children Carry On, Abroad

    By The Globalist | Photo Gallery: Scenes of life in the world’s second largest refugee camp.

Takeaways

September 21 is International Day of Peace.