Lilian Watford

Overview

Lilian Watford born Chicago, IL April 27, 1908 (d. 2004). Quaker peace activist and lobbyist who opposed arms race, McCarthyism, and supported immigrant rights, nonviolence.

Quotations

"We seek a world free of war and the threat of war.
We seek a society with equity and justice for all.
We seek a community where every person’s potential may be fulfilled.
We seek an earth restored."
(Friends Committee on National Legislation motto)