Mary Wald

/ forwarding the messages that build a better world

We Cannot Afford to Look Away from Myanmar

December 16, 2021 With little to no support from the outside, Myanmar's democracy activists have nowhere to go but the streets.
Global Leaders to Ethiopian PM: End Atrocities in Tigray

June 23, 2021 For the good of Tigray, Ethiopia, the East Africa region and the world, we ask Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to work toward a political solution as fast as possible.
Human Security as a Pathway to a Peaceful Myanmar

April 16, 2021 Myanmar's citizenry has come to expect freedom and the right to have a say in the way the country is governed.

I'm a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. I've Seldom Seen a Less Deserving Nominee

October 8, 2020 The Nobel Peace Prize is not just something you hang on your wall. It is an award for builders of peace and democracy, not merchants of violence and war.
America, We're Looking at You with Our Jaws on the Floor

July 20, 2020 We fear we are seeing a nation many of us had venerated taking the final tumble off the pedestal of international leadership. American businesses need to embrace a more humane, forward-thinking capitalism.