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Season for Nonviolence 2012: March 5

  January 30 – April 4 March 5 British mill workers cheer Gandhi   Deed At a time when India accounted for half of Britain’s cotton exports, Gandhi called for a boycott of British cotton. The boycott, together with the Depression, helped shutter 74 mills in…

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05 Mar 2012 Posted by aura in News archive no comments

Season for Nonviolence 2012: March 1

  January 30 – April 4 March 1 Martin and Coretta in their Chicago apartment(Oxford AASC photo essay)   Deed On a cold day in January 1966, Martin Luther King and his wife Coretta moved into a ghetto in Chicago. The building was a three-floor walk-up with six…

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01 Mar 2012 Posted by aura in News archive no comments

Season for Nonviolence 2012: February 29

  January 30 – April 4 February 29 Gandhi spinning cotton into yarn   Deed Gandhi told audiences longing for independence that they must not wear foreign clothing. “When they applauded, he asked them to strip off all wearing apparel made abroad and pile it in…

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29 Feb 2012 Posted by aura in News archive no comments

Season for Nonviolence 2012: February 27

  January 30 – April 4 February 27 King with photo of 3 civil rights workers killed in Philadelphia, Mississippi   Deed Philadelphia, Mississippi – July 1966. In honor of three civil rights workers murdered there two years earlier, King led 250 marchers into the whites-only…

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27 Feb 2012 Posted by aura in News archive no comments