Mar 8
2008
Guest Speaker: Nadia McCaffrey

3X NDEr; lost only son in Iraq; leads San Francisco IANDS; created excellent hospice and is now working to end the war and establish a place for returning vets. She picketed Bush's farm in Crawford, TX with Cindy Sheehan. Don't miss this!

Nadia McCaffrey has engaged in public speaking for over a decade. She has presented talks on Near Death Experiences and on her service work with the dying at universities including UC Berkeley (2000) and John F Kennedy University (2002), Dominican University of San Rafael, the 2003, etc International IANDS Conference as well as to organizations like the Center for Living with Dying, churches, homeless shelters and at many other events.

In addition, she has been featured on many television and radio talk shows; in \“Children of the New Millennium\” a book of research on children\'s Near-Death Experiences by PMH Atwater; \“We Live Forever\” by PMH Atwater , published by A.R.E. (Edgar Cayce\'s Foundation) and in Vital Signs Magazine. Nadia also appeared on national Television in a new release by Automat Pictures: \“Cheating Death, Beyond and Back\” a scientific research documentary, rated the best documentary on the Near-Death Experience. Another research documentary for a 2 hour US film to be released in 2008.

A research documentary on the Near-Death Experience, made by a German film company was released in 2003 in English and German language, for European Television viewing. The film is to reveal the truth and the impact from the near-death experience after-effects into the Experiencer\'s life and readjustment to living again. She has also done interviews with the Discovery Channel for a series of documentaries on the NDE.

After her son\'s death, Nadia McCaffrey traveled to the Middle East with filmmaker Mark Manning. They sought answers to what causes wars and met with Iraqi mothers. Nadia explains her purpose, \“I wanted to look them in the eye and share their pain.\”

She has since traveled through Europe conducting interviews in Paris with FRANCE3 TV and radio, and ARTE CHANNELS TV (EU). In the US, she interviewed with Good Morning America, The Today\'s Show, The Paula Zahn Show, The Aaron Brown Show, MSNBC, CNBC, DemocracyNow! TV (3x), Morning on 2, and CNN many times. Her story has been told through documentaries, radio shows, and in magazines (such as Vanity Fair and Newsweek) and newspapers. She has appeared on the front page of USA TODAY (twice), and the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times many times, San Francisco Chronicle, El Jazeera, BBC, La Pravda, etc.

<p. Nadia spent 23 days in Belgium and 10 days in Jordan, meeting with magazine, newspaper, radio, and TV media outlets. Her message is sympathy, compassion and peace as the means to ending the immorality of the U.S. Invasion and occupation of Iraq. Nadia spent 23 days in Belgium and 10 days in Jordan, meeting with magazine, newspaper, radio, and TV media outlets, and major Universities.

Her message is sympathy, compassion and peace as the means to ending the U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq. Nadia works at this time with the veterans coming home from the Middle East, Healing the inner-wounds, PTSD. She is creating a series of permanent Spiritual and Palliative Care Retreats, an ecologically sound farm totally self-sustained. Nadia has had three NDEs.

To read an interview of Nadia McCaffrey with Amy Goodman, please go to: www.democracynow.org/2005/8/19/mother\_nadia\_mccaffrey\_showed\_the\_world

Nadia\'s other websites are:

www.north-ca-IANDS.org

www.veteransvillage.org

www.PatrickSpirit.net

www.Angel-Staff.org

www.GSFSO.org