Selma Brackman


Selma Brackman born Far Rockaway, NY October 27, 1922 (d. 2010). Organized Peace Worker Women's Strike for Peace, 1968; organized the National Teach-In on World Community, Columbia University, 1969; director of the First International Exhibit for Peace, 1971; founded War & Peace Foundation, 1981.


"Armed conflict for any nation is a public health hazard and the use of child soldiers has become a feature of armed conflict in every region of the world." (The Child Soldier, Montreal, May 2002).