Metta Spencer born Calera, Oklahoma August 29, 1931. Canadian sociology professor, peace researcher, and activist. President, Science for Peace; founding president of Canadian Disarmament Information Service (CANDIS), 1983. Editor, Peace Magazine, 1985. Received UN Global Citizen Award, 1995.
“To obtain sufficient funding to repair the world, we must reallocate much of the world’s military funding, which consumes about $1.7 trillion per year. Since nuclear weapons are both useless and dangerous, we can disarm those first.” (Dec. 27, 2013, Metta Spencer’s Weblog; photo mettaspencer.com)