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Jan 14, 2016, 11:45am George Payne
As always President Obama is spot on when he celebrates the inherent beauty of diversity and openly rejects the sinister nature of identity/tribal politics. I also appreciate his call for American citizens to wake up and finally retake control of...
Nov 11, 2014, 3:26pm FOR
You are invited this Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 12:30 p.m. to an emergency memorial service and day of action in Washington for the mainly unarmed 1,000 Black victims of state-sanctioned murders since 2007. Organized by the SpiritHouse Project, the...
Aug 18, 2014, 7:02am Susan Smith
On Friday, August 15, there was, finally, a feeling of relative calm.After five days of anguished turmoil, with the streets of Ferguson looking more like a battlefield in Iraq than a street in America, there was a feeling of hope. With the...
Aug 12, 2014, 6:50pm Ruby Sales
This Friday, August 15, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at the very location where Michael Brown was shot to death in Ferguson, Missouri, SpiritHouse Project will launch a national initiative to provide African American young people between the ages of 18 to 35...
May 8, 2014, 11:02am John Lindsay-Poland
I’m in Washington today with Colombian human rights defender Rosa Liliana Ortiz, meeting with State Department officials and congressional staff to present our findings about the human rights outcomes of billions of dollars of U.S. military...
May 7, 2014, 7:52am John Lindsay-Poland
Tambien en español: Falsos Positivos” en Colombia y el papel de la asistencia militar de Estados Unidos, 2000-2010Mapa Interactivo del registro de ejecuciones y unidades responsablesTake action: Contact the U.S. State ...
Sep 9, 2013, 1:24pm David Hartsough
I was arrested last year, along with eight others, at Beale Air Force Base in Marysville, California, for blocking two entrances to the base. Our action closed the base’s main entrance for over three hours on October 30, 2012. Today, we were...
Sep 5, 2013, 1:04pm Omid Safi
A rebuttal to Obama’s war against Syria: A point by point refutationPresident Obama just made a statement about the courses of military action that he is committed to taking against Syria. The president stated that he is authorizing the use of...
Aug 6, 2013, 10:51am Medea Benjamin
1. Declare a moratorium on drone strikes. The head of Al-Qaeda, Ayman al-Zawahiri, is calling on jihadists to retaliate for U.S. drone strikes in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Yemen. The Yemeni group Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), where the...