Barbara Leonard Reynolds #‎Quaker‬. ‪#‎Pacifist‬

Happy birthday, Barbara Leonard Reynolds (June 12, 1915 – Feb. 11, 1990)! ‪#‎Quaker‬. ‪#‎Pacifist‬. Anti-nuclear activist. War tax resister. Writer. Educator. Best known for her work with survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Also worked closely with Cambodian refugees in the late 1970s and 1980s. Founder of the World Friendship Center, a hospitality house in Hiroshima. Creator of the Hiroshima/Nagasaki Memorial Collection, located at the Wilmington College Peace Resource Center in Wilmington, Ohio. Barbara deliberately lived below the poverty level to avoid paying taxes that fund the Pentagon. Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Died in Wilmington, Ohio.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.

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