Adam Hochschild is the Berke­ley-based author of sev­en books, includ­ing Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire’s Slaves, a final­ist for the Nation­al Book Award, King Leopold’s Ghost, and To End All Wars.
Why No One Remembers the Peacemakers
Elites prefer to commemorate dead soldiers, but perhaps we should remember the fighters who deserted and the activists who demanded peace.