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Bring the Making Peace Exhibit to Your Country, City, Town

Targeting the general public and especially young people, Making Peace essentially explains what key elements are necessary to create a ‘Sustainable Peace’, while paying tribute to the people who — all over the planet — devote their time, energy and […]

Strategy to End War: Some Thoughts

By Kent D. Shifferd This is a very complex, knotty problem and it’s going to take all of us to develop a coherent, workable strategy.  Here are few ideas for the pot including some thoughts about time frames, the general […]

Building a Peace System

By Robert A. Irwin Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac This was written in 1989, but it is as applicable today for pursuing peace as ever. Summary of the Summary The fundamental elements of a Peace System are: 1)    Global governance […]

ICBL (1999) Report by Human Rights Watch

Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac This is an analysis of how the process used by the International Campaign to Ban Landmines can apply to other movements. General – They used expert studies, mass promotional material, lobbying of governments from below, […]

A Game as Old as Empire

By Steven Hiatt and John Perkins Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac What multinational corporations do: Offshore banking – to hide income, avoid payment of a total of $500 billion in US taxes and to launder dirty money from corrupt regimes. […]

Rebooting the American Dream

By Thom Hartmann Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac 1.  INCREASE AMERICAN MANUFACTURING & CREATE NEW JOBS a.  Discourage imports by charge an Import Tax [Tariff] on goods that compete with                     American manufacturing.   b.  Keep Import Taxes low on […]

A National Strategic Narrative

By Mr. Y (Wayne Porter and Mark “Puck” Mykleby) Notes made by Russ Faure-Brac Notes highlighted in red refer to the sections of my book Transition to Peace that are equivalent to the Narrative. Wayne Porter is a Captain in […]