More Peacemaker Sheroes and Heroes


More Peace-maker heroes and sheroes (suggested by Ray Jones)
Joan Baez (born 1941) – prominent US anti-war protester, inspirational singer
Emily Greene Balch (1867–1961) – US, a leader of Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Ernesto Balducci (1922–1992) – Italian priest
Archibald Baxter (1881–1970) – New Zealand pacifist, socialist, and anti-war activist
Harry Belafonte (born 1927) – US civil rights, anti-war protester, performer
Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo (b. 1948) – East Timorese bishop, Nobel peace laureate
Medea Benjamin (born 1952) – co-founder Code Pink, Global Exchange
Meg Beresford (b. 1937) – British activist, European Nuclear Disarmament movement
Daniel Berrigan (1921-2016) –anti-Vietnam war protester, poet, author, anti-nuke and war
Philip Berrigan (1923–2002) –anti-Vietnam war protester, author, anti-nuke and war
James Bevel (1936-2008) Organized youth in Birmingham AL to fill jails to protest segregation
Vinoba Bhave (1895–1982) – Indian, Gandhian, teacher, author, organizer
Janet Bloomfield (1953–2007) –chair of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Vera Brittain (1893–1970) – British writer, pacifist
José Brocca (1891-1950) – Spanish delegate War Resisters International, organizer of relief efforts during Spanish Civil War
Hugh Brock (1914 – 1985) – lifelong British pacifist and editor of Peace News between 1955 and 1964

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