Happy birthday, Kenneth Boulding (Jan. 18, 1910 – March 18, 1993)! #Quaker. #Pacifist. #Mystic. Poet. Scientist. Economist. Philosopher. Peace activist. In March 1965, he helped organize the first Teach-In about the Vietnam War at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor. In March 1977 he conducted a silent vigil outside AFSC headquarters in Philadelphia to protest what he considered the organization’s distancing from Quakerism. Married to fellow Quaker activist Elise Boulding. Born in Liverpool, England. Died in Boulder, Colorado. Cremated.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.