There is an alternative to militarism and endless war. Nearly seventy years ago, Costa Rica took the radical step of abolishing its military and investing instead in health, education and social security for its people. What could our world look like if we all adopted this perspective? 

On Thursday, March 24, from 4 pm to 6 pm in Sentinel 113 on the Castlegar Campus you are invited to watch a screening of A Bold Peace and join a post-movie discussion with Duff Sutherland and Pablo Pastor. The movie is 1 hour and 42 minutes and there is even free popcorn!

The discussion starts at 6 pm. It will feature Duff Sutherland, instructor in Latin American Studies, and Pablo Pastor, instructor in Peace Studies.

Mir Centre for Peace