|Event type||United Empire of Earth holiday|
|Location||United Empire of Earth|
|Date||November 8, Annually|
Pax Humana is a holiday in the United Empire of Earth (UEE) held annually on November 8th.
It originated in the United Nations of Earth, when on November 8, 2380, representatives of the various armed forces of the world marched from different points of New York City, converging as one around the Senate building, in a show of unity and solidarity. Laurel wreaths were distributed to all the soldiers, who made an oath that is still used today to swear-in new recruits to the armed forces of the UEE. Ironically, less than two weeks later a mutiny of dissident naval crewmen on a warship called the Stanley would kickstart the Unification War.
Today, it is commemorated by similar marches by the different branches of the armed forces: the Army, Navy, and Marines. Across the Empire, people celebrate the day volunteering with charities or planning special events, in the spirit of service.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Around the Verse 3.4 Episode 10 (March 14, 2019), acc. 2021-04-15
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Glactapedia: Pax Humana. Galactapedia. Retrieved 2021-04-28
- ↑ Will Weissbaum, David Ladyman, Ben Lesnick. "A Gift for Baba Part III". Jump Point. Vol. 5 no. 10. pp.43–54. Retrieved 2021-04-15.