War and peace - individuals working for peace

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Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869-1948)
Hindu leader of India, campaigned for Indian independence from British rule, believed in ahimsa, developed principle of satyagraha, led an organised campaign of civil disobedience (refusal to comply with certain laws), e.g. the Salt March.
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Dalai Lama (1935-)
Spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, campaigns for Tibetan liberation from Chinese rule, barred (exile) from Tibet by Chinese government, believes in ahimsa.
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945)
Christian pacifist, against Nazi human rights abuses, helped Jews escape from death camps and worked to overthrow the Nazi Party.
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Spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, campaigns for Tibetan liberation from Chinese rule, barred (exile) from Tibet by Chinese government, believes in ahimsa.

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Dalai Lama (1935-)

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