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Join EARTH HOUR and turn off your lights at 8.30pm local time for 1hr on Saturday 26th March

Message from Yoko Ono regarding Earth Hour 2011: Dear Friends, In New York, The Empire State, The Chrysler Building, The UN building and in many of our homes, including my apartment, we all obeyed the EARTH HOUR 8:30 to 9:30 event faithfully. I am upset that so many large buildings leave their lights on over [...]

2011-03-30T10:53:38+00:00 March 15th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

We Are EQUALS – Daniel Craig, Judy Dench, Jane Goldman & Sam Taylor Wood – for International Women’s Day

JAMES BOND SUPPORTS INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY The two-minute short, specially commissioned for International Women’s Day, sees 007 star Daniel Craig undergo a dramatic makeover as he puts himself, quite literally, in a woman’s shoes. Directed by acclaimed ‘Nowhere Boy’ director/conceptual artist Sam Taylor-Wood, scripted by Jane Goldman (‘Kick Ass’) and featuring the voice of Dame [...]

2011-05-09T02:52:06+00:00 March 7th, 2011|Imagine All The People, Yoko watches|

Sign The Petition & JOIN ME ON THE BRIDGE on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day – 8th March 2011

There is no peace without women. More than anything, women in Afghanistan need security so that they can play a full part in rebuilding their country. We demand that women have an equal seat at the negotiating table, and an equal voice in determining their future, and the future of their country. Sign this petition and join together on bridges on 8th March, International Women's Day, alongside our sisters in Afghanistan and other war-torn countries across the world.

2011-03-07T20:48:18+00:00 March 7th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

Yoko Ono Lennon’s Courage Awards for the Arts 2011: Simone Forti, Jean-Jacques Lebel, Meredith Monk, Yvonne Rainer

The 2011 Courage Awards for the Arts were presented to Simone Forti, Jean-Jacques Lebel, Meredith Monk and Yvonne Rainer by Yoko Ono Lennon, at a private ceremony at The Modern, New York City, on Sunday, 27th February 2011. Yoko Ono Lennon said about this year’s awards: “I am very honoured to be giving the Courage [...]

2011-03-01T20:04:38+00:00 March 1st, 2011|Awards, Imagine All The People|

Save the United States Institute of Peace – House voted to cut all funding! Sign the petition! http://bit.ly/saveUSIP

Urgent Action: U.S. House votes to cut ALL FUNDING for U.S. Institute of Peace Message from The Peace Alliance: Dear Friends, On Thursday 17th February 2011, the new U.S. House voted to cut all funding for the United States Institute of Peace. All of it! To put it mildly, this is a stunning development that [...]

2011-02-28T15:56:56+00:00 February 28th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

The City of Reykjavik is proud to illuminate IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in honor and celebration of Yoko Ono’s 78th birthday from 7pm GMT

You can Twitter or Facebook your birthday messages for Yoko live from this page, as you watch the live stream of IMAGINE PEACE TOWER. Please also tweet your own personal wishes for peace to IMAGINE PEACE TOWER @IPTower or via email to [email protected]. Read Yoko's IMAGINE PEACE 78th Birthday Message here.

2011-02-18T04:41:44+00:00 February 18th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

Oscar nominated GASLAND movie – director Josh Fox responds to attacks by Gas Industry

Dear Friends Here is my response to the recent Gas Industry attacks. I hope you can spread it around! I'd really appreciate it. Thanks!!!! Josh AN OPEN LETTER TO JOURNALISTS FROM GASLAND DIRECTOR JOSH FOX IN RESPONSE TO ATTACKS BY GAS INDUSTRY February 7, 2011 With the recent Oscar nomination of my documentary film GASLAND, [...]

2011-02-08T15:18:58+00:00 February 8th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

Peace Alliance: Sign the petition to ask Republicans and Democrats to sit together at the State of the Union Address

by Aaron Voldman, Executive Director, The Student Peace Alliance Dear Friends, On MLK Day we launched a petition for bi-partisan seating at the State of the Union Address (see below & here). Throughout the last week momentum has built in support of the idea. The Hill has been aflutter with talk of “dates” to the [...]

2011-01-25T03:44:54+00:00 January 24th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

Tune in today to HUNGERTHON 2010 http://Hungerthon.org A hunger free world for all! yoko

This is a beautiful step towards world peace. By imagining there’s no hunger, as John sang in his song, we express our strong desire to bring a world in which children will never again suffer from hunger or poverty. Let’s come together and help spread this message around the world." -Yoko Ono Lennon Whyhunger’s global campaign "Imagine There’s No Hunger" was made possible with the generous permission and support of Yoko Ono Lennon. Purchasing the bracelet, limited edition pin or T-Shirt will help fight childhood hunger and poverty worldwide through grass roots solutions that secure basic rights to food, water, land, jobs and credit.

2010-11-23T15:50:28+00:00 November 23rd, 2010|Imagine All The People|

POWER TO THE PEOPLE: Playing For Change Foundation & Theatre Within advance John Lennon’s vision for Peace

Playing For Change Foundation and Theatre Within Advance John Lennon's Vision for Peace With POWER TO THE PEOPLE Campaign Global Initiative to Raise Awareness & Funds for Peace-Building Music Education Programs To Be Announced at 30th Annual John Lennon Tribute NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire Driven by the fundamental belief that peace and change are possible [...]

2010-11-12T21:16:39+00:00 November 12th, 2010|Imagine All The People|

Change Begins Within: “Operation Warrior Wellness” is helping Veterans with PTSD

David Lynch Foundation's OPERATION WARRIOR WELLNESS Overcoming PTSD and Promoting Mental Resilience through Transcendental Meditation. THE PROBLEM Thirty-five percent of U.S. soldiers deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001 are said to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). According to researchers, people with PTSD exhibit over-arousal of the sympathetic nervous system (exaggerated fight or flight [...]

2010-11-12T21:57:32+00:00 November 11th, 2010|Imagine All The People|

Global Peace Games For Children – 10th Year at Flushing Meadows, New York, Sat Nov 6th

We wanted to inform you of an event that The New York Cosmos (along with world soccer legend Pele, our honorary president) - is proudly supporting this Saturday.   The 10th Annual “Global Peace Games for Children and Youth” is endorsed by the United Nations and brings out kids to play a grassroots game of soccer [...]

2010-11-03T17:13:22+00:00 November 3rd, 2010|Imagine All The People|

Iceland events to celebrate John Lennon’s 70th Birthday: 9th October 2010

Legendary artist, musician and peace advocate, YOKO ONO, announced today she will be holding several events in Iceland on October 9th to promote peace throughout the world and to celebrate what would have been John Lennon’s 70th birthday. The Lennon Ono Grant for Peace 2010 The LennonOno Grant for Peace was created to honour her [...]

2014-08-29T16:56:30+00:00 October 6th, 2010|Imagine All The People, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, Music|

Win a Trip for two to IMAGINE Reykjavík 8 – 11 October 2010

Would you like to win a trip for two to Reykjavík and experience a special event of peace and love? The winning trip includes: • Flight tickets for two from one of Icelandair's destinations. • Three nights in a comfy hotel in Reykjavík with breakfast. • Access to Yoko Ono Plastic Ono band concert. • Boat trip to the lighting of the Imagine Peace Tower in Videy island. • 48 hours Reykjavík Welcome Card that provides access to Public Transportation, museums and seven thermal pools in the city • An exclusive meal at the Sea Food Cellar in Reykjavík

2010-10-06T04:34:08+00:00 October 6th, 2010|Imagine All The People, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|