FOR Blogs

Non-Violence: The Greatest Force

Mohandas K. Gandhi was one of the towering figures, not just of the twentieth century, but of all time. The nonviolent struggle that he led for Indian independence provided peace groups in other countries of the world with hope and a practical model for achieving that hope.

Agent Orange Affects Soldiers' Health

By John Lindsay-Poland

The United States conducted military tests with Agent Orange in Panama in the late 1960s, according to a former military officials and some veterans who now suffer from Agent Orange-related diseases.

Puerto Rico Under the Gun: A Nation in Struggle

By the International Delegation to Puerto Rico

The Good Fight

By Claudia Rowe

Returning violence for violence only multiplies violence, adding deeper darkness to a night already devoid of stars. Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Alfred Hassler and the Origins of the FOR Rice Campaign

By Dianne Leonetti (Interviewing Alfred Hassler)