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    Posted November 5, 2010 by
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    Widow Plans Mumbai Peace Event 11/26/10

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     ajbutler and his mother, Kia, lost their loved ones in the Mumbai terrorist attacks on Nov. 26, 2008. Kia traveled to Mumbai this week to meet with President Obama and meet survivors and hotel staffers who were there when the attack happened.
    - zdan, CNN iReport producer

    My mother, Kia Scherr, lost her husband and daughter, my step-father and sister, in the terrorist attack on Mumbai 11/26/2008.   She is planning a world peace event to commemorate the two year anniversary of the attacks.  The purpose: to initiate a conversation amongst folks with different acculturation to celebrate our simplest commonality, the sacredness of life.  The event's purpose is to launch her foundation, www.onelifealliance.com and is taking place on 11/26/10 at the Oberoi Hotel in Mumbai.  A major news outlet, The Washington Post, has finally published a story in regard to my mother's activities in Mumbai. Please take a moment from all the negative news and read something positive.

     

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/11/05/AR2010110503520.html

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