The idea of world peace cannot be understood by most people especially in third world countries. This is because the only thing that matters and important is to survive and to worry about other things like hunger, poverty, and diseases. What they do not know is that with world peace, these problems will be easily solved. Nations will be united to defeat world hunger. They would share their blessings with those who have less. Nations with a progressive economy would help those with a low employment rate. When everyone is cooperating for the greater good, everyone would live in a harmonious environment.
The message of world peace seems hard to get across other countries. But with the rising popularity of movies, music, high profile people, this idea has now gained a larger audience. The influence of these media spreads the word about world peace faster and wider. The importance of world peace is incorporated in so many movies and music themes that it has gained the attention of everyone. And as such, it is deemed to be of importance since it is the topic of most movies and music. The idea of world peace is slowly implanted in our subconscious that for some people, they begin to believe the urgency of the idea.
The job of spreading awareness of world peace is not just limited to actors or musicians. This idea has also affected high profile personalities such as Oprah Winfrey and more. These people help raise awareness by doing charitable works in countries that need help. They help put up schools for the less fortunate and offers grants and scholarships to deserving students who has the capability to excel in college but does not have the mean to go to school. Some of them donate huge amount of money to charities that offers help to impoverish nations. They help by conducting medical missions to nations that have very little or no access to medicines at all.
Raising awareness for world peace nowadays is very easy. With rising stars that promote peace and unity in every one, world peace is planted in the hearts and minds of the younger generation. Even rock bands that have a common connotation of being anti-peace or being anti-social, they too have picked up the trend of incorporating peace and unity in their lyrics. They are no longer singing about being angry or confused, but their lyrics speak of peace and the benefits of being united. Their melody might be a little hard on the ears, but their lyrics speak otherwise.
Making world peace a common goal is what everyone should do. A harmonious co-existence is better than a world filled with wars and fights. This is not what we want the future generation to inherit. The world should be a better place and we must do everything we can to preserve it. Achieving world peace is not impossible if everyone would do their part. It is not too late to make world peace a reality. If we all do our part, world peace would be easily attained. Living in a world with everyone co-existing peacefully and harmoniously, all problems would be solved.