Connie Foote

Connie Foote, M.A., of St. Paul, MN, is a leading voice of the Mother's Day for Peace Campaign run by Ploughshares Fund, a global peace and security foundation. Connie is a psychologist, musician and community volunteer. She has two children, and serves as board president of the non-profit foundation for her public school district.

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Sunday, May 08, 2011
A New 'Mother's Day for Peace'
Mother's Day was originally meant to be a day for peace. In the wake of the Civil War, abolitionist and suffragette Julia Ward Howe was tired of fighting, tired of blood and tired of guns.
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