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RELATED RESOURCES: RELIGION AND PEACE

Mosaic Fall 2003
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Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
克罗克国际和平研究所

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Religions for Peace
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Life & Peace Institute
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Obamabarack

巴拉克•奥巴马在就职演说中关于美国宗教多样性的讲话
Barack Obama on American Religious Diversity in His 2009 Inaugural Address

January 21, 2009
因为我们知道,我们百衲而成的传统是一种优势而非劣势。我们是一个由基督教徒和穆斯林、犹太教徒和印度教徒、以及无宗教信仰者所组成的国家。我们受惠于地球上四面八方的每一种语言和文化的影响。因为饱尝过南北战争和种族隔离的苦痛,经历过黑暗的岁月,我们变得更加坚强,更加团结。我们不能不相信昔日的仇恨终有一天会成为过去;部族之间的界线很快会消失随着世界变得越来越小,人类的共性终会彰显。美国必须为迎来一个和平的新纪元发挥自己的作用。
For we know that our patchwork heritage is a strength, not a weakness. We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus, and non-believers. We are shaped by every language and culture, drawn from every end of this Earth; and because we have tasted the bitter swill of civil war and segregation, and emerged from that dark chapter stronger and more united, we cannot help but believe that the old hatreds shall someday pass; that the lines of tribe shall soon dissolve; that as the world grows smaller, our common humanity shall reveal itself; and that America must play its role in ushering in a new era of peace.
Barack Obama Barack Obama
Barack Obama became the forty-fourth president of the United States in January 2009, the first African-American to hold the office. He was re-elected to the presidency in November 2012. After graduating from Columbia University and Harvard Law...