#purrs4peace Hello everyone, we’re participating in Purrs 4 Peace Week 21. This weeks Purrs 4 Peace is for: Peace Now
Sister Sascha is leading us today
Purrs 4 Peace Starts Now
“There never was a good war or bad peace.” – Benjamin Franklin
The statistics say it all:
US and Coalition Fatalities in Iraq = 4670 (source: icausualties.org)
US and Coalition Fatalities in Afghanistan = 1492 (source: icasualties.org)
According to the website Iraqbodycount.com, 92,392 to 100,867 Iraqis have died since 2003 under Operation Iraqi Freedom. Some 10,557 Afghanis have also been killed during Operation Enduring Freedom.
Confucius Cat says there can be no true peace obtained from war. Bring our brave sons and daughters home now.
“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
Please stop by and visit the Confucius Cat’s Blog, he is after all, our fearless leader on the Purrs 4 Peace project.
The appointed time for Week 21 is Sunday, November 1, 2009. Participants should purr for three minutes commencing at 3:00 p.m.. EDT (U.S.) which is 8:00 p.m. (20:00 hrs.) BST in the U.K. The cat’s human staff should assist their cats with the project by stroking and nuzzling the cat at the appointed time.