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I’m writing from a global peace conference hosted at the Scottish Rite Center in Oakland. There are some exceptional speakers (and you can find the presentations online at summerofpeace.net), but I find myself particularly moved by the connection of great local peacemakers in the foyer: the director of SAVE (Soldiers Against Violence Everywhere) meeting the woman who did peace circles in rec centers all over Oakland the summer of the Mesehrle verdict. A woman who runs a women’s interfaith social services network learning about an interfaith worker justice group.