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Ocean pollution is one of the biggest threats to the oceanic ecosystem. Oil spills, plastic, toxic waste and human activities have contributed to polluting our oceans, causing a great number of...
Global warming is a gradual increase in the Earth’s temperature, which is now becoming a threat to all forms of life on our planet. As the Earth’s temperature gets warmer each year, weather patterns...
Today we are launching a new web series about global warming, If Not Now, When? Every week you will get a chance to learn more about climate change with scientists, professors, journalists,...
COME SEE US DAILY FROM 11 AM TO 10 PM AT 700 LINCOLN RD SPONSORED BY THE CITY OF MIAMI AND LINCOLN RD BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
Current Exhibit: 1606 Washington Ave Miami Beach, FL 33139 Daily hours: 2-10 PM A new year and a new Peace Mural It’s a new year! The hopes and new resolutions from all of us start to take shape to...
1000 FACES LOOKING FOR PEACE MURAL AND HOW DO YOU SEE YOURSELF? "Happiness, true happiness, is an inner quality. It is a state of mind. If your mind is at peace, you are happy. If your mind is at...

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Wednesday, September 09, 2020
As part of our digital series If Not Now, When? , we interviewed Dr. Justin Koren on the Racism Mural by Huong. Check out the first interview here: YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wh_uecWcKkw&t=1s FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=755309635039922&extid=hJMrE3T2YZGkxM1A INSTAGRAM: @peacemuralfoundation Check out the second interview here: YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T884SWa3fMk&t=5s FACEBOOK:...
Friday, June 19, 2020
By Marina Ziehe | March 1, 2020 Huong was 25 when she jumped on a boat and fled. She was not alone. In her arms, she was carrying an 11-month-old baby, and in her heart, a painful wound. In 1975, at the end of the Vietnam War, she witnessed death closely. She lost her father, her two brothers and dozens of friends. Her father, a prisoner of war, died when he was released from prison. Her brothers were sent to a re-education camp for refusing to fight and were forced to do forced labor. One was...
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
By Marina Ziehe | February 4, 2020 “When our athmosphere is under attack, what do we do?” yells 16-year-old Samantha Gazda in front of Miami City Hall. “We stand up and fight back!” chants back a small crowd of 15 teenagers and young adults. They are holding a huge banner that says with upper-case letters, “DECLARE CLIMATE EMERGENCY!” Motivated by the neglect of their own government regarding the climate crisis, these young people are part of the global movement Extinct Rebellion (XR). This...
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Danilo de La Torre is an Electrical Engineering student at FIU. He organizes strikes for Climate Emergency Action as part of Fridays for Future Miami. Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkOTPfghX2c&feature=youtu.be Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/224637247565451/posts/3141428479219632/
Monday, December 23, 2019
Nikki Traylor-Knowles is an Assistant Professor of Marine Biology and Ecology at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at University of Miami. She is a cell biologist that studies the evolution of immunity, wound healing, and regeneration. Her lab uses techniques from cell biology, genomics, microbiology, and molecular biology to study the cnidarian innate immune system and its interaction with climate change and other human induced stressors. Check out her full interview...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Mermaid Esmeralda lives in the waters of Miami and has a message for you. Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Be-XdJmuL9o Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peacemuralfoundation/videos/724217058088683/
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Mihai Preda, PhD in Physics, knows that prevention and resolution of environmental problems depends significantly on effective actions, from individuals and society as a whole. You can watch his interview on: Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBRdNdUrNMo Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peacemuralfoundation/videos/568205883991912/ The Global Warming Mural is at display at 718 Lincoln Road, Miami, from November 24 to January 30, 2020. Day & time: Monday - Saturday | 11-7pm
Sunday, November 24, 2019
Nearly 20 years in the making, Huong’s Peace Mural is the culmination of 30 years of searing memories that bring history to life and depicts the universal pain of war and hope for peace. The Peace Mural is an ongoing, developing project as new themes continue to be added. As part of the Peace Mural, artist Huong designed the Global Warming Mural, which stems from the Gulf BP Oil Spill mural that she designed in 2010. It includes an artistic arrangement of panels created to illustrate the...