Truthout Editorial By Garett Reppenhagen, Michael T. McPhearson and Kevin Martin t r u t h o u t | Guest Contributors Monday 23 April 2007 President Bush is playing a game of political chicken with Democratic Congressional leaders over nearly $100 billion to fund his war […]
With Major Protests Imminent, Military Recruiters Withdraw from UCSC Job Fair This is the result of a sustained 2 year campaign by Students Against War on the UCSC campus.
Good analysis by Erik Leaver of the Institute for Policy Studies… http://www.fpif.org/fpiftxt/4149 Shock but No Awe Erik Leaver | April 13, 2007 Editor: Emily Schwartz Greco, IPS Introduction As the Iraq War and U.S. occupation began their fifth year on March 19, few Americans were paying attention to what […]
The Novelist Who Hated War Peace Be With You, Mr. Vonnegut By HARVEY WASSERMAN http://www.counterpunch.org/wasserman04132007.html As the media fills with whimsical good-byes to one of America’s greatest writers, lets not forget one of the great engines driving this wonderful man—he HATED war. Including this one in Iraq. And he […]
That’s our Executive Director Kevin Martin, United for Peace and Justice Legislative Coordinator Sue Udry and Kevin Zeese of Democracy Rising and Voters for Peace
INVITATION TO JOIN U.S. CONTINGENT AT THE FASLANE365 CONTINUOUS BLOCKADE OF THE TRIDENT NUCLEAR WEAPONS SUB BASE 19-21 AUGUST 2007 Gareloch, Scotland Faslane365 is a yearlong continuous nonviolent blockade of the Faslane Naval base in Scotland applying critical public pressure for the disarmament of Trident, Britain’s illegal and […]
Below is info on an awesome action planned at the end of April and they’re asking others around the country to participate and plan events in your own communities in solidarity. Students at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) are planning a five-day fast and “sit-out” from […]