Peaceful Tomorrows

Peaceful Tomorro­ws is an organization founded by family members of those killed on September 11th who have united to turn our grief into action for peace. By developing and advocating nonviolent options and actions in the pursuit of justice, we hope to break the cycles of violence engendered by war and terrorism. Acknowledging our common experience with all people affected by violence throughout the world, we work to create a safer and more peaceful world for everyone.

Releases by this organization

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Thursday, May 05, 2011
September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows Urge President Obama to Lead the Nation on a Path to Peace
Today as President Obama travels to Ground Zero where he will lay a wreath at the site and then meet with families of victims of the terror attacks, September 11 th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows issued the following statement: September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows has always believed violence should be met with nonviolence, terror should be confronted with courage, and grief could be fashioned into action for peace. We said this in the days and months after 9-11, and we stand by our convictions today.
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Monday, May 02, 2011
9/11 Victims’ Family Members React to the Killing of Osama Bin Laden
In the wake of the official announcement that Osama Bin Laden, alleged leader of Al Qaeda has been killed, September 11 th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows released the following statement: As we consider the killing of Osama Bin Laden, our thoughts turn not only to our family members who were killed on September 11 th , but to all of the innocent people around the world who have died, and continue to die, as a result of the events of September 11 th , 2001
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Monday, April 04, 2011
Family Members of 9/11 Victims Express Profound Disappointment in Response to Announcement that Khalid Sheik Mohammed Will Be Tried on Guantanamo
Responding to news reports that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, will be tried in a military commission at Guantanamo Bay, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows released the following statement:
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Thursday, May 20, 2010
9/11 Families Group Announces Support for Islamic Cultural Center in Lower Manhattan
Today, September 11 th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, a nationwide group founded by family members of those killed on 9/11 issued the following statement, which may be attributed to their spokesperson, Donna Marsh O'Connor:
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Friday, March 05, 2010
9/11 Families Urge Obama to Keep Promise To Prosecute Khalid Sheik Mohammed in Civilian Court
In the wake of reports that the Obama administration is considering that Khalid Sheik Mohammed, alleged mastermind of the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center, be prosecuted in a military tribunal, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, a national organization of more than 200 relatives of victims of the 9/11 attacks issue the following statement: As Americans directly and tragically affected by the 9/11 attacks, we are deeply troubled by the news that the White House is considering reversing Attorney General Holder's decision to hold th
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Monday, April 13, 2009
9/11 and Military Families Oppose Afghanistan Escalation
As part of national “Days of Action” 9/11 families, Military Families and Faith Leaders meet with Congressman Capuano to say “No Military Solution: Stop Escalation in Afghanistan” WHAT: Constituents meet with Congressman Michael Capuano to present alternatives to the Obama Administration's “new strategy” in Afghanistan WHEN: Tuesday April 14, 2009 1:30pm and Thursday April 16, 2009 at 10:30am WHERE: 110 First Street, Cambridge, MA 02141-2109
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Friday, February 06, 2009
Peaceful Tomorrows will Join other 9/11 Relatives In Meeting with President Obama to Discuss Closing Guantanamo
Valerie Lucznikowska, a member of September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, will be among the relatives of 9/11 victims meeting with President Obama at 3:30pm today in the Roosevelt Room in the West Wing of The White House. Ms. Lucznikowska will be delivering a letter signed by over 100 people who lost relatives on 9/11 who support the President's actions to shut down Guantanamo.
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