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Thu Feb 28, 2013, 03:51 PM

Today in Peace and Justice history on February 28, 1919

Mohandas Gandhi launched his campaign of non-cooperation with Imperial British control of India. He called his overall method of nonviolent action Satyagraha, formed from satya (truth) and agraha, used to describe an effort or endeavor. This translates roughly as "Truth-force." http://bit.ly/Pqq0hv

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