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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

Books

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

Medea Benjamin Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

“If we want to reap the harvest of peace and justice in the future, we will have to sow the seeds of nonviolence, here and now, in the present.” 90 more words

Dorothy Day

40,000 people in 136 countries resolve to work to end all wars

Over 40,000 people in 136 countries have signed this statement.

Will you take a few seconds and join them?

I understand that wars and militarism make us less safe rather than protect us, that they kill, injure and traumatize adults, children and infants, severely damage the natural environment, erode civil liberties, and drain our economies, siphoning resources from life-affirming activities. 156 more words

Activism