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WORLD YOUTH PEACE SUMMIT PEACE WALKS
MAY 21 & 22, 2011

A Global Network of Peace Brokers

“The peace walks will be one of the most important World Youth Peace Summit
programs. We envision peace walks taking place throughout the world.”

- The Honorable John Larson (CT), Member, United States Congress

On May 21 and 22, 2011 Peace Walks took place all over the world in support of the World Youth Peace Summit.  In West Hartford, Connecticut, Archbishop Desmond Tutu served as Grand Marshal of the Connecticut Peace Walk.


Archbishop Desmond Tutu arrives
in West Hartford to bless the
Connecticut Peace Walk

Archbishop Desmond Tutu prepares to address the crowd with his vuvuzela.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu rallies the crowd as Emcee Brad Drazen (NBC Connecticut), Dan Doyle (Founder of the WYPS), and Mayor Pedro Segarra (Mayor of Hartford) look on.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu addresses the crowd.

West Hartford Mayor Scott Slifka, Deputy Mayor of West Hartford Tim Brennan, State Representative Andy Fleischmann, and Senator Beth Bye listen to the Archbishop’s remarks.

West Hartford Mayor Scott Slifka, Deputy Mayor of West Hartford Tim Brennan, State Representative Andy Fleischmann, and Senator Beth Bye listen to the Archbishop’s remarks.
 

Photos courtesy of Susco Visual
 


Read an article in the Hartford Courant about Archbishop Tutu’s wonderful speech.