The 1871 Mother’s Day Proclamation for Peace

The story of Julia Ward Howe’s 1871 Proclamation for Peace and her call for a universal Mother’s Day to promote peace and disarmament. Host Carol Boss talks with Kate Stickley, a direct descendent of Howe, and Jane Smith Bernhardt, an actor who portrays Howe onstage. Plus conversation with Susan Galleymore, author of a book called “Long Time Passing: Mothers Talk About War and Terror.” 

Kate Stickley, Jane Smith Bernhardt, Susan Galleymore, Carol Boss, Paul Ingles 

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