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Challenges Facing the Anti-War Movement: Code Pink Conference

We have to talk about the 1033 Program, that program responsible for transferring military-grade hardware from the federal government to police forces across this country. We have to understand that we must make that link between militarism and the domestic.    2,733 more words


The Nobel Peace Prize 2017 nominees

You may find a shortlist of the 2017 nominees here: http://www.nobelwill.org/index.html?tab=8

found on: https://www.transcend.org/tms/2017/10/2017-nobel-prize-for-peace-activists-announced-on-fri-6-oct/

Peace Journalism

David Swanson: The Case for Abolishing War + Transcript

by David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Let’s Try Democracy
August 3, 2017

Remarks on August 3 at Democracy Convention in Minneapolis.

It’s unusual on Kellogg Blvd. 1,797 more words


On the anti-US sentiment in Yemen for its support of the Saudi-led coalition

“ ‘USA Kills Yemeni People’, screams graffiti plastered on walls in Yemen’s capital Sana’a. The Yemeni people who have been on the receiving end of US bombs dropped by Saudi pilots know all too well that the United States is complicit in their suffering. 106 more words

The Guardian

finding the words

Once upon a time, I read one book at a time. Today, it’s uncommon for me to be reading fewer than five or six simultaneously. 646 more words


How does UK foreign policy raise the terror threat in the UK?

How does UK foreign policy raise the terror threat in the UK?
by Ian Sinclair
Morning Star
5 June 2017

We are in the middle of a high stakes propaganda war. 1,246 more words

UK Foreign Policy