Fred Clarke utilizes his images to illustrate and illuminate the effect of war on civilian populations as part of various national lecture series as well as at local schools, clubs and gatherings.

Using these intimate images, he shares the stories and lives of the faces of the people that he has documented. During the lecture programs, Fred Clarke stresses the need for better dialogue and communication, emphasizing the concepts of neutrality and objectivity as well as the need to search for moreaccurate and informative news sources in order to create an awareness of global issues that affect our daily lives with no political or religious agenda.

At the conclusion ample time is allowed for question and answers, encouraging those attending to participate in a dialogue that is hoped will continue after the lecture program.