Newsletter – Black August, End Neo-Slavery, Resist

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance - Black August is coming to an end as we commemorate the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. As many head back to school, a full [...]

Asian Pivot: Navy Trying To Kill Gangjeong Village

By Bruce Gagnon, -

By Bruce Gagnon, Organizing Notes - As we were preparing to leave Gangjeong village we looked into the sky as a formation of Navy Blue Angel war planes came screaming over the village. For the [...]

Pave Paradise, Put Up A Naval Base

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin in CommonDreams. South Korea’s Jeju Island is a popular tourist destination full of spas, resorts, golf courses, sandy beaches, waterfalls and hiking trails. But if you really [...]

The People Of Jeju Island Continue Protest For Peace Over Christmas

By Bruce Gagnon, -

Christmas in Gangjeong, and still the construction of the massive naval base to accommodate America’s “Pivot to Asia” continues without a break. And, today, as they do everyday, the priests, [...]

Berkeley City Council Supports South Koreans Resisting Navy Base

By David Swanson, www,warisacrime -

On Jeju Island, an environmental jewel sixty miles south of the Korean Peninsula, a massive naval base is being built to house US warships, submarines and aircraft carriers, serving as a key [...]

Jeju Island Navy Base Protest Gets Lift From Oliver Stone

By Bruce Gagnon, -

Big news from Jeju Island in South Korea today as award-winning film director Oliver Stone joined the Gangjeong villagers and supporters in their march around the island. After Jeju Stone will [...]