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Apr 21, 2014, 3:26pm Joe Groves
Guns, Surveillance, and ResistanceWe tend to think of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a matter of foreign affairs. At one level that is correct—the visible locus of the conflict is “over there,” between “other people.” What is less...
Oct 30, 2013, 2:02pm Chris Cole
While there is rightly much media attention on the U.S. drone war in Pakistan and Yemen, there is a very different but over-looked “drone war” taking place in Europe right now. In parliamentary committee rooms, in company boardrooms, and in packed...
Oct 22, 2013, 11:09am Lynn Gottlieb
On the anniversary of the disastrous police response to Occupy Oakland, Urban Shield — a trade show and training exercise for SWAT teams and police agencies from across California, as well as from Israel, Guam, Brazil, and Bahrain — will...
Jul 8, 2013, 1:33pm Robert J. Burrowes
Some people have accused Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden of being traitors. But this obscures a deeper and more important question.If the government of the United States is engaged in endless acts of lawless violence, as the documentary...
Dec 30, 2012, 9:09pm FOR
Nov 1, 2012, 6:12pm FOR
Assassination by remote control — and with civilian casualties. It’s time for a no-fly zone for military and spy drones, and we need your help!Add your name to the call to halt U.S. military drones.Members of FOR, with CODEPINK...
Oct 12, 2012, 9:31am FOR
Judy Bello (Webster, NY)Judy is a member of Fellowship of Reconciliation who has traved to Iran twice as part of Civilian Diplomacy program of this organization. Judt regularly contribute to FOR site. She also administer several websites...
Oct 12, 2012, 8:07am Leila Zand
The Fellowship of Reconciliation opposes the use of unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, for military and surveillance purposes. The U.S.’s use of drones has resulted in thousands of deaths and violated the sovereignty of many countries....
Jul 28, 2012, 6:06am Ed Kinane
The lessons of Hiroshima and Nagasaki belong always before us. The agony of those two cities must remain our dark beacon.Hiroshima/Nagasaki wasn’t so much about targets as about audiences. We – or rather, the very highest reaches of the U.S....