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Global Day of Llistening: December 31, 2011 and January 1, 2012

WASHINGTON - Begining at 7:30 am Afghanistan time (10 pm Eastern, 7 pm Pacific), and continuing for 6+ hours, you can join us in this important discussion. By listening to those who suffer the brunt of US foriegn policy we can better understand the human costs.

Check the Global Day of Listening home page for details.

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Every month people around the world listen together to the ordinary people living in war-torn countries. It a way of letting them know that someone is listening; that someone is listening to whatever it is they want to share.

We began meeting these 'ordinary people' through the Afghan Youth Peace Volunteers, and then met others.

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