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Bolivian President Calls for a World Without War

Bolivian President Calls for a World Without War

By TeleSUR Bolivian President Evo Morales spoke with teleSUR exclusively on Jan. 8, 2014 | Photo: teleSUR Evo Morales will hand over the presidency of the Group of 77 countries to South Africa today. Bolivian President Evo Morales called on […]

CIA Whistleblower Faces Decades in Prison for Exposing Evil CIA Plan

Witness Against Torture: Day 3 of the Fast for Justice

Dear friends, Joy, gratitude, and greetings to you!  We’ve had a full day of reflections, meetings, rehearsals, and street theater that we hope you will enjoy reading about and seeing on flickr and facebook. Morale is good here, and we continue […]

Witness Against Torture: Day 2 of the Fast for Justice

Dear Friends, We have been fasting in solidarity with the Guantanamo detainees for over 36 hours now. Most of today was spent on the streets – from the morning at the White House to the afternoon at the British Embassy […]

Ten Questions for Conservatives

Editor’s Note: If Congress was last this Republican in 1928, we might recall that the Republican Senate of 1928 ratified a treaty banning all war, which is still on the books. By Lawrence S. Wittner Now that the Republican Party―the […]

Talk Nation Radio: Kristin Christman on the Taxonomy of Peace

Talk Nation Radio: Kristin Christman on the Taxonomy of Peace

https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-kristin-christman-on-the-taxonomy-of-peace Kristin Y. Christman is author of The Taxonomy of Peace, a work that analyzes the aggressive and defensive roots of violence in the Middle East and the United States, as well as mental, legal, and physical escalators of violence, […]

Talk Nation Radio: Jonathan Landay on War, Politics, and Media

Talk Nation Radio: Jonathan Landay on War, Politics, and Media

https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-jonathan-landay-on-war-politics-and-media Jonathan Landay is a reporter for McClatchy. His reporting at Knight Ridder during the marketing of the 2003 invasion of Iraq was virtually the only skeptical reporting in the corporate press. He discusses current wars and politics. Total run […]

Talk Nation Radio: Jonathan Newton on Ending Police Brutality

Talk Nation Radio: Jonathan Newton on Ending Police Brutality

https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-jonathan-newton-on-ending-police-brutality Jonathan Newton is founder of the National Association Against Police Brutality ( http://naapb.org ). He discusses steps that can be taken to address the problem, including eliminating the conflict of interest involved in police investigations of themselves. Total run […]

Practical Problem-Solving

By Kristin Christman The US government torture revealed in the recent Senate report is the latest symptom of foreign policymakers’ preoccupation with threats, force, and control rather than practical problem-solving. 9/11 was a wake-up call to humanely tend to significant […]

Iceberg

By Kristin Christman When selecting an approach to Mid-Eastern violence, rather than picturing beheadings, it helps to picture an iceberg. Aggressively-motivated militants who selfishly desire wealth, power, and blood may loom large in American imaginations, but they are only the […]

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