Muriel Duckworth


Muriel Duckworth (née Ball) born Austin, Quebec, Canada October 31, 1908 (d. 2009). Quaker; absolute pacifist; Canadian "Peace Movement's Best Friend"; president of VOW, 1967-72; opposed Vietnam War; awarded Pearson Peace Medal, 1991.


"People are against this war with Iraq, but they have to understand that all war must be eliminated." (ZNet, March 8, 2003; photo