Archbishop Eamon Martin's new year message for the World Day of Peace
the Irish News
Terrible tit-for-tat sectarian murders were leaving more and more families bereaved and traumatised. It is hard to believe that it is now forty years since Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams were awarded the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize for their courageous ...
Archbishop in appeal to bring an end to violence
“It is hard to believe that it is now 40 years since Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams were awarded the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize for their courageous stand against all violence. “They touched my heart at the time and the hearts and minds of so many ...
How Long It's Been: The Minnesota Vikings Reached a Super Bowl
Bleeding Yankee Blue (blog)
December 26, 1976, 40 years ago: The Minnesota Vikings, a.k.a. the Purple People Eaters, beat the Los Angeles Rams 24-13 at Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington, Minnesota, and win their 4th NFL/NFC Championship in the last 8 seasons.
Working toward civility
The Jewish Standard
And the Northern Irish Peace People, led by Mairead Corrigan and Betty Williams, two housewives personally affected by the violence, managed to stop the war in northern Ireland. Ms. Corrigan and Ms. Williams also both won Nobels. And then there is ...