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Peace as a Human Right

By Robert C. Koehler “Individuals and peoples have a right to peace.” In the beginning was the word. OK. This is the beginning, and these are the words, but they haven’t arrived yet — at least not officially, with full […]

Upcoming Webinar on Latest U.S. Wars

Join Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism project, for an in-depth discussion on the crisis. We will discuss: Why is the Obama administration going back to war in Iraq and Syria? What is ISIS and why are they considered […]

Valor, Remembrance, and Complicity

Valor, Remembrance, and Complicity

November 11th in the United States is marked and marred by a holiday that relatively recently had its name changed to “Veterans Day” and its purpose converted and perverted into celebrating war. This year a “Concert for Valor” will be […]

Armistice Day Tool Kit

Armistice Day Tool Kit

From Veterans For Peace Ringing 11 Bells For Peace Each year, Veterans for Peace chapters across the nation meet in major cities to celebrate and remember the original Armistice Day as was done at the end of World War I, […]

Free College or Another New War?

Noting that U.S. college costs have gone up 500% since 1985, the Washington Post recommends seven countries where U.S. students can go to college for free without bothering to learn the language of the natives or anything so primitive. These […]

On The List

On The List

By Kathy Kelly Kabul—Yesterday, in the Afghan Peace Volunteers’ (APVs’) “Borderfree Center”here in Kabul, I heard someone banging on the front gate and hurried downstairs to open it. As it happened, I was the only one at the Center that […]

David Hartsough in Bay Area

David Hartsough will be speaking about his new book, WAGING PEACE: Global Adventures of a Lifelong Activist and World Beyond War Sunday, Nov 2 at 1pm at the San Francisco Friends Meetinghouse at 65 9th St in San Francisco (between […]

German Journalist Blows Whistle On How the CIA Controls The Media

Crisis in the Middle East: Alternatives to War

Crisis in the Middle East: Alternatives to War

Crisis in the Middle East: Alternatives to War Wednesday, November 12, 2014 2:00 pm EST There is no doubt that ISIS needs to be stopped. However, military force is not the answer, and there are alternatives to consider. WAND has […]

No More Wars on Anything

No More Wars on Anything

By David Swanson Searching new articles on ye olde internets the past couple of days for the word “war,” I turned up roughly equal uses of “war” to refer to wars and to refer to other things entirely. Apparently there […]

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