2022 International Day of Non-Violence

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2022 International Day of Non-Violence

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | September 30, 2022

The International Day of Non-Violence is celebrated on Gandhi's birthday, October 2. Join us here at the History Center to celebrate it!
This button featuring an image of Mahatma Gandhi was used between 1970 - 1988.