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Veterans For Peace Statement Opposing U.S. Bombing of Iraq and Syria

By Veterans For Peace The U.S. is racing down a slippery slope towards war in Iraq and Syria. Since Aug. 8, the U.S. has conducted more than 124 airstrikes in Iraq. Approximately 1,000 U.S. troops are now on the ground […]

Renowned World Leaders and Activists Say “Don’t Give Up!”

By Ann Wright “Don’t Give Up!” in the face of injustice was the mantra of three of the world’s leaders, members of the group called “The Elders” (www.TheElders.org).  In talks in Honolulu, August 29-31, The Elders encouraged activists to never […]

No to NATO – No New Wars | Demonstration at NATO Summit | 30 August 2014

The Fall of the US Empire-And Then What?

by Johan Galtung, 1 Sep 2014 – TRANSCEND Media Service Is the title of a book published by TRANSCEND University Press in 2009, now in second printing, and several translations including Chinese. There were two subtitles indicating answers: Successors, Regionalization […]

Moving Beyond Militarism

Moving Beyond Militarism

An excellent report (click for PDF):

Why End War in Two Minutes

A Future That Values Everyone

A Future That Values Everyone

By Robert C. Koehler, http://commonwonders.com/world/a-future-that-values-everyone/ “I think if we had a gun we would have been shot immediately.” This is as good a place to start as any, at the logical limits of violent self-defense. The speaker is Andres Gutierrez […]

THE ROVING EYE: NATO attacks!

By Pepe Escobar http://www.atimes.com/atimes/World/WOR-02-030914.html First thing we do, let’s kill all the myths. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is nothing but the Security Council of the Empire of Chaos. You don’t need to be a neo-Foucault hooked on Orwellian/Panopticon practices […]

Disarmament for Development (Course description)

ANNOUNCEMENT in 3 languages (but note the course is in English only): http://www.uoc.edu/opencms_portal2/opencms/EN/campus_pau/formacio/ong/list.html http://www.uoc.edu/opencms_portal2/opencms/ES/campus_pau/formacio/ong/list.html http://www.uoc.edu/opencms_portal2/opencms/CA/campus_pau/formacio/ong/list.html NGO: International Peace Bureau Name of the course: Disarmament for Development Dates: October 1, 2014 – February 15, 2015 Cost :  Registration and Enrolment fees: […]

Is There Still Hope for Peace in Ukraine?

Is There Still Hope for Peace in Ukraine?

By Patrick Boylan, Pressenza Berlin, 1961 (photomontage) The Ukrainian government, like Israel in Gaza, relentlessly goes on bombing residential areas in the eastern regions “to kill the terrorists hiding out there” (but also the civilians living there). The separatists, called […]