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Peace Presentation

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PEACE DAY. IMAGINE ALL THE PEOPLE...

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Peace Presentation

  1. 2. What does peace mean to you? <ul><li>Loving everyone </li></ul><ul><li>Don't fight </li></ul><ul><li>Respecting everybody </li></ul><ul><li>Don't call eachother names </li></ul><ul><li>Smile, laugh, and love </li></ul>
  2. 3. Ned Flanders <ul><li>Why does Ned Flanders represent peace? </li></ul>
  3. 4. Symbols of Peace Miley Cyrus gives Peace sign. Peace symbol. A white dove. Woodstock 1969
  4. 5. Peaceful Representatives <ul><li>Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. </li></ul><ul><li>Gandhi </li></ul>
  5. 6. Martin Luther King Jr <ul><li>MLK was the father of the civil </li></ul><ul><li>rights movement in the United </li></ul><ul><li>States. </li></ul><ul><li>Led the movement to end racial segregation. </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted to end racial discrimination between black people and white people. </li></ul>
  6. 7. Martin Luther King Jr. <ul><li>MLK is most famous for his “I have a dream...” speech. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Famous quotes <ul><li>“ Let freedom ring from every hill and </li></ul><ul><li>molehill of Mississippi.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal.” </li></ul>
  8. 9. Awards <ul><li>MLK received the Nobel Peace Prize. </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday in January in the United States. </li></ul><ul><li>After his death, he won the Presidential Medal of Freedom by United States President Jimmy Carter. </li></ul>
  9. 10. Mahatma Gandhi <ul><li>Famous for leading India to </li></ul><ul><li>independence through peaceful, </li></ul><ul><li>non-violent action. </li></ul><ul><li>Responsible for expanding women's rights, freedom of religion, and ending discrimination. </li></ul>
  10. 11. Civil Disobedience <ul><li>Gandhi was famous for using two methods to achieve his goals of freedom. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-violent protests </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fasting, which means refusing to eat </li></ul></ul><ul><li>until a conflict was solved. </li></ul>
  11. 12. Non-violence <ul><li>Gandhi used large groups of people to stand and protest without fighting. </li></ul><ul><li>He promised to always “speak the truth.” </li></ul><ul><li>He used “non-cooperation” </li></ul><ul><li>as a way to fight against the British. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Fasting <ul><li>Gandhi went on a hunger strike many times in his life to protest war. </li></ul><ul><li>He didn't eat for... </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Three weeks (21 days), to help claim independence from the British. </li></ul></ul>
  13. 14. MLK and Gandhi <ul><li>Both are famous for using peaceful ways to achieve their goals. </li></ul><ul><li>Martin Luther King Jr.'s words, and Gandhi's fasting were very effective. </li></ul><ul><li>Both wanted to use </li></ul><ul><li>PEACE in order to stop </li></ul><ul><li>violence. </li></ul>

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