Month: August 2011

Fight for The Dream

By Judith Le Blanc, Peace Action Field Director Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke of “The Dream” at the March on Washington in 1963. He said, ” I have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American Dream.” The American Dream has been defined for […]

End U.S. Military Hostilities in Libya

Peace Action joins Peace Organizations Call for Ceasefire in Libya, De-funding of U.S. Military or Intelligence Operations Washington DC – Libyan rebels recently overtook the coastal oil refinery in Zawiyah, reportedly with assistance from NATO bombers. As U.S. surveillance drones continue to fly over Libya, a number of […]

Show the Senate how it’s done

I am feeling inspired by a great call last night with Rep. Barbara Lee and Shannon Scribner of Oxfam America. Now it’s time to act. The House slashed billions of dollars from the 2012 international affairs budget because they think it’s an easy cut that will go unnoticed. […]