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Columbia #TakeItDown rally draws thousands of Confederate flag protesters, usual suspects

The spontaneous, intimate prayer circles that formed outside the Emanuel AME Church the night of the horrific #CharlestonShooting have since been displaced in the streets by a rally to have the Confederate flag taken down all across South Carolina, particularly at the State House. 562 more words

General

open letter to Ban Ki-moon concerning the war in Yemen

We the undersigned urge you to spare no effort to bring the warring sides in Yemen to implement an immediate ceasefire for humanitarian and political purposes. 980 more words

Campaigns & Events

2015 WOMEN'S WALK FOR PEACE IN KOREA

On May 24, 2015, thirty international women peacemakers will walk with Korean women from the north and south Korean borders to call for an official end to the Korean War and a new beginning for a reunified Korea. 140 more words

Peace

Honduras: Don't Be Afraid, Gringo

A peasant woman fights for her fellow campesinos‘ rights to farm uncultivated land, an entitlement too often denied by wealthy landowners.

Country Focus: Honduras… 558 more words

Book

Christine Ahn | Korea: Women Walk for Peace across the De-Militarized Zone

 …former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said, “In almost any case when there are sanctions against an entire people, the people suffer the most and the leaders suffer least.” 1,776 more words

Militarism

Mask wearing Code Pinkos attempt to shut down AIPAC 2015 [pics, video]

The far left would always prefers to silencing speech with which they disagree to engaging in serious debate.

Benjamin Netanyahu will be speaking at AIPAC 2015, the annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee. 359 more words

US Politics

Fifty Shades of Fox News: Code Pink co-founder, Juan Williams enjoy handcuff play backstage

Here’s some must-see TV.

About to do a segment on the OReilly Factor! pic.twitter.com/4GJClXRgSS

— Medea Benjamin (@medeabenjamin) February 3, 2015

All sorts of things go on in television “green rooms” before guests make their way onto the set, but the last thing we needed to see was Code Pink co-founder Medea Benjamin and Fox News analyst Juan Williams playing with a set of handcuffs.

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