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End U.S. Military Aid to Colombia
Changing US policy from guns and military training to supporting the displaced and treating addiction at home
Mar 21, 2013, 12:24pm Zara Zimbardo
It only makes sense in the age of omnipresent consumerism that online shopping portals would become an arena for social commentary and resistance. Welcome to the world of parody reviews!Creative, subversive use of Amazon product customer...
Mar 18, 2013, 1:59pm Leila Zand
The perfume of the narcissusScents the dancing windsThe excited trills of exuberant swallowsThe intimacy of love drunken turtle dovesSlowly, softly spring arrivesOh I envy these days asThe earth and the universe revives.   ...
Mar 2, 2013, 11:31am Judy Bello
Bradley Manning’s  courage, honesty and idealism are a shining light.    Sadly, the prosecution has decided to go ahead with their case for the most serious charges.  Of course they want to make sure that this breach of...
Feb 12, 2013, 2:31pm FOR
U.S. Working Group for Peace & Demilitarization in Asia and the Pacific Statement in Response to Third DPRK Nuclear Explosive Test1. We come from diverse backgrounds and hold a range of analyses (or perspectives) approaching the North...
Jan 31, 2013, 7:57pm John Lindsay-Poland
By John Lindsay-PolandThe Pentagon signed $444 million in non-fuel contracts for purchases and services in Latin America and the Caribbean during the 2012 fiscal year, an overall decrease of nearly 15% from the previous year. But US military...
Jan 22, 2013, 2:40pm John Lindsay-Poland
A free webinar on Pentagon spending and how to change it:Understanding the Pentagon Budget — and How to Move the MoneyWebinar with Chris Hellman, National Priorities ProjectThursday, January 31, 2:00 PM EasternRegister for this free...
Jan 17, 2013, 1:06pm Shauen V. T. Pearce
There has been much talk about just how to handle the rampant gun violence, take back the bargaining power of the NRA and so on.  Here is our chance to make giant strides forward.  The President has put forward a plan and now is a key time...
Dec 31, 2012, 1:29pm Ethan Vesely-Flad
This has been a fabulous year for books of the peace and justice genre. Like many of my peers, I’ve seemed to have less and less time to read books in recent years — the crush of work and parenthood and all that gosh-darn content on the...