Spring Mobilization To End Wars

By United National Antiwar Coalition. -

With the recent escalation by the Trump administration of the wars in Afghanistan and Syria and threats to North Korea and Venezuela; huge increases in military spending and the threats of [...]

Latin American Resistance And US Imperialism

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

Latin America is described as the back yard of the United States. There is a long history of US intervention in Latin American countries and vibrant resistance both to the US and to vicious right [...]

Korean Americans Call For Peace Beyond Olympics

By Staff, Zoominkorea.org -

Leo Chang — a scholar based in Amherst, Massachusetts, and a member of the Solidarity Committee for Democracy and Peace in Korea — hopes the inter-Korean cooperation will lead to peaceful [...]

Examining ‘Ten Myths About Israel’

By Allan C. Brownfeld, Mondoweiss. -

The Middle East remains a subject of increasing examination and debate.  The prospects for peace between Israelis and Palestinians seem to be receding.  Early in 2018, Israel’s ruling Likud Party [...]

The Kids The World Forgot

By Ken Hannaford-Ricardi, Voices for Creative Nonviolence. -

Every Friday morning, roughly 100 of these forgotten children sit in noisy - sometimes raucous - groups of seven to ten in a large, unheated classroom, discussing and brainstorming human rights - [...]

Peace Should Be Integral To The Women’s March

By Cindy Sheehan and Rick Sterling for CounterPunch. -

Above photo: From USA Today. NOTE: I agree with Cindy that Peace needs to be stated loudly and clearly as part of the Women’s March, but I have much greater concerns about the march. It was [...]

Statement Of Vancouver Women’s Forum On Peace And Security On Korean Peninsula

By Staff, Nobelwomensinitiative.org -

VANCOUVER — As sixteen delegates representing peace movements from all over the world, we have traveled from Asia, Pacific, Europe, and North America to convene the Vancouver Women’s Forum on [...]

It’s Time We Occupied Congress

By Joy First, Popular Resistance. -

As I entered my jail cell at Capitol Police Headquarters in Washington, DC, I sat down on the cold steel bench and looked around thinking - here I am again.  My eyes came to the mirror above the [...]

North Korea & South Korea Threatening To Seek Peace

By William Boardman, Readersupportednews.org -

A few gestures of mutual respect between North Korea and South Korea during the first week of January are a long way from a stable, enduring peace on the Korean peninsula, but these gestures are [...]

Kim Jong-un’s New Year Address & Prospect For Peace

By Hyun Lee, Zoominkorea.org -

“2017 was a year of heroic struggle and great victory,” said North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as he began his 2018 New Year’s Day address, much anticipated by North Korea watchers around the [...]

Paramilitary Attack On Colombian Peace Community

By the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado, columbiasupport.net -

December 29, 2017, four paramilitary persons entered the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado in San Josecito for the purpose of murdering the Peace Community’s legal representative, German [...]

The Importance Of The December 1914 Christmas Truce

By Brian Willson, www.brianwillson.com -

The emergence of vertical authority structures, the rule of kings and nobles, ripped people from historical patterns of living in small tribal groups. Along with forced stratification, the [...]

John Lennon’s Message Of People Power Still True Today

By John Whitehead, www.counterpunch.org -

Do you want an end to war? Then stop supporting the government’s military campaigns. Do you want government violence against the citizenry to end? Then demand that your local police [...]

Day 4 Of Countdown To Launch: Ajamu Baraka

By Staff, www.popularresistance.org -

By Popular Resistance. Ajamu Baraka is an internationally recognized human rights defender who comes from the Black Liberation Movement. He founded the U.S. Human Rights Network, which brought [...]

Bath Iron Works In Poor House, Asking Maine For Welfare Check

By Bruce Gagnon, www.space4peace.com -

By Bruce Gagnon for Space for Peace. Already over many years General Dynamics has received more than $197 million in state and local tax breaks for BIW. In 2013 BIW asked for another $6 million [...]