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As President Donald Trump's torture-supporting secretary of state pick Mike Pompeo testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday--amid a flood of opposition from anti-war groups, environmentalists, and LGBTQ rights organizations--commentators and activists have argued ... Progressives
The Palestinians were invited as participants to the ceremony organized by the Combatants for Peace and the Israeli and Palestinian Bereaved Families for Peace groups as an alternative to the standard Israeli Memorial Day events. On this day, families who lost some of their members in the war also ...

The Palestinians were invited as participants to the ceremony organized by the Combatants for Peace and the Israeli and Palestinian Bereaved Families for Peace groups as an alternative to the standard Israeli Memorial Day events. On this day, families who lost some of their members in the war also ... UK Kremlin
This is the first time we've witnessed such a concrete expression of a Palestinian demand that is an absolute deal-killer: The "return" of up to 5 million Palestinian refugees to Israel proper. Even the most leftist peace groups concede that Israel could never allow that. This delusional "right of return," ...
Jointly owned by the Paris-based Safran group and the Europe-wide armaments manufacturer MBDA, Roxel manufactures an assortment of propulsion systems intended for air to air, air to ground and ground to ground launched missile systems, something anti-war groups fear are being purchased ... UK
The work of several anti-war organizations, plus 250 student government officers and student newspaper editors were necessary to draw the massive number of people to Washington. What these young adults from Parkland High School managed to put together last week was nothing short of miraculous. UK

In Burundi, CARE would not work with local civil society organisations and peace groups to resolve community tensions and promote social cohesion, trauma healing and the importance of a truth and reconciliation process. In Niger, OXFAM would not support women in gaining legal entitlement to land and ... UK
Haddad said supporting Syrian peace organizations such as businesses, research institutions and hospitals would not only foster dialogue between opposing groups, but also deliver much needed aid to the Syrian people. He is correct. Haddad outlined a potential situation for dialogue: The Kurds in the ... UK
It was then that I first saw Rob was forwarding internal group emails from climate change, animal rights and peace groups to a strange email address. I had a sinking feeling. I felt like I knew then he was working for someone. But I didn't know if it was a private investigator or the New Zealand police. I started ... UK
The White House announced earlier this month that Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will sit down for in-person talks—a positive development peace groups attributed to diplomacy from the South. But according to Bolton, the talks are just an excuse for Pyongyang to further develop its nuclear ... UK
Haddad said supporting Syrian peace organizations such as businesses, research institutions and hospitals would not only foster dialogue between opposing groups, but also deliver much needed aid to the Syrian people. He is correct. Haddad outlined a potential situation for dialogue: The Kurds in the ... UK
With Vote Looming, Anti-War Groups Call on Nation to Demand Congress End US-Backed Slaughter in Yemen. "Congress," declares ... Anti-war groups are urging Americans to call their members of Congress to demand they end U.S. military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen. (Photo: Win Without ... UK
I've put notorious gangsters behind bars who use rape and mutilation to build their reputation. I just can't work out where the comparable danger is from London Greenpeace, or anti-war groups. If the spycops had infiltrated paramilitary groups or terrorist organisations, then of course I would concede a risk, ... UK
Peace groups slam the Pentagon's narrative. In a response to Defense Department document, the Friends Committee on National Legislation, Win Without War and the Yemen Peace Project say the administration is trying to weaken congressional oversight. They also say that public American pressure on ... UK
Agree with him or not, he was one of the most intelligent political thinkers I have had the privilege to know. He also kindly dedicated his autobiography, The Informer, to peace groups New Consensus, the Peace Train and Families against Intimidation and Terror, which he said were unyielding in opposition ... UK
The Saudis will likely seek to minimize opportunities for Salman to be put on the spot about the arrests, but anti-war groups planning demonstrations in several cities could also create troubling optics. Demonstrators are gathering Tuesday morning in front of the White House and on the steps of City Hall in ... UK
The Minnesota Peace Action Coalition (MPAC), a coalition of peace and anti-war groups in the Twin Cities, is organizing a protest on Sunday, April 15, as part of national spring anti-war actions taking place around the U.S. The demonstration begins at 1:30 p.m. with a gathering at Hennepin and Lagoon ... UK

World Storytelling Day events take place on or around March 20 in 25 countries. And in St. Paul, storytellers will be slinging tales Tuesday, March 20, for adults and Saturday, March 24, for children at Landmark Center. The event, which has taken place since 2003, isn't all “once upon a time.” A global theme ... UK
Maine Veterans for Peace, local peace groups, and individuals have long protested BIW's mission. Bruce Gagnon, veteran peace activist and founder of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space, has provided leadership. Over the course of years, activists have held vigils in front of ... UK
The report, called "Don't Bank on the Bomb," includes data from major retirement funds, pensions, and other publicly disclosed investments from January 2014 through October 2017. Peace organizations behind the report aim to encourage "divesting from nuclear weapon[s] producers." However, the report ... UK
But the summit could be upstaged by 16 women representing peace groups from the United States, Canada, and other countries involved in its planning. They have come to Vancouver to press for diplomatic and economic initiatives to peacefully resolve the Korea crisis and ultimately bring a formal end to ... UK
The Civil Administration in the West Bank has increased the information it requires from peace groups that organize face-to-face encounters between Palestinians and Israelis, and some activists say the new demands go much too far. Facebook/crackinthewall/Charlie Avremi. Israeli and Palestinian women ... UK
“NGOs & media which have either their own or other anti-peace organizations agenda are spreading information that are baseless & far from the truth.” Ambassador of Ethiopia to Kenya, Dina Mufti, told FBC that it is difficult for all sides to know the exact number of people who have crossed into Kenya from ... UK
Over the past three decades, Chazan has been a frequent guest speaker for American Jewish peace groups as well as an important advisor for many ... She is also active in a variety of women's, human rights, and peace organizations and served as the president of the New Israel Fund from 2008 to 2012. UK
She continued to mentor other youth in the Youth Assistance Program and local peace organizations, and for two more years, she continued to work as a corrections officer in a local maximum security prison, daily coming into contact with prisoners who life trajectories were not unlike those who had ... Citizen
"I know there are peace organizations but I cannot name a one, and I certainly don't know if there are any active in Oshkosh? Can't remember anyone marching for peace in Oshkosh's parades. All we hear about is Oshkosh Corp, essentially a subsidiary of the federal government and the military-industrial ... Citizen
Much of the language in the directive is vague, with many terms undefined, including restrictions on “communicating with anti-peace groups,” or any acts that “disrupt tolerance and unity.” Given the government's lengthy history of conflating peaceful expressions of dissent with criminal activity, the vague ... Citizen
Human rights and peace groups in Japan had urged Honda to cancel the event and the Palestinian BDS National Committee warned the Japanese motor giant it could face “international boycotts” if it went ahead. Honda Israel then abruptly announced that the event would be moved out of the West Bank, ... Citizen
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Days after Ku Klux Klan flyers were found in Saratoga Springs, community members assembled at a vigil for peace Wednesday. Those gathered on Broadway said the flyers do not represent the city. They want to send the message that hate is not welcome in the spa city. Citizen
BATHINDA: Peace groups in both India and Pakistan are seeking a liberalised visa policy even as relations between the countries are at the lowest ebb over recent ceasefire violations and killing of soldiers. The peace talks through Aman Ki Asha have coined a new phrase 'Milne Do' after a spate of ... Citizen
Former Afghan premier and Islamic Rule Party of Afghanistan leader Ahmad Shah Ahmadzai has called for Turkey's “active role” in his country's peace process. In an exclusive interview with Anadolu Agency during his private visit to Istanbul for medical reasons, Ahmadzai proposed that Turkey could even ... Citizen
... massive amounts of military equipment, as he should.” “The sale of weapons to Japan is a big reason why Abe and his allies, who want to revise Japan's Constitution, are now on good terms with Trump and his administration,” said Toyonaka resident Akiko Oguchi, who is involved with local peace groups ... Citizen
1) We are a coalition of diverse social justice, human rights, disability rights, women's rights, and peace organizations that are coming together on the first anniversary of Donald Trump's inauguration to voice our opposition to an administration that is systematically eroding the rights of women and other ... Citizen
He had violated Ethiopia's state of emergency by having contact with "terrorist" and "anti-peace" groups, state-linked media reported at the time. That month, Mr Merera had criticised the state of emergency in an address to the European parliament. The government imposed it in October 2016 to end an ... Citizen
But the summit could be upstaged by 16 women representing peace groups from the United States, Canada, and other countries involved in its planning. They have come to Vancouver to press for diplomatic and economic initiatives to peacefully resolve the Korea crisis and ultimately bring a formal end to ... Citizen
He called King “a great American hero.” The parade is organized by the Zeta Sigma Lambda chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, the oldest African American fraternity in the United States. It features floats, high school bands, churches, peace groups and sororities. Organizers say it is one of the biggest ... Citizen
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland middle school students are invited to enter a writing contest focusing on the themes of peace and social justice. The contest, which is sponsored by Anne Arundel Peace Action, the Maryland Peace Action Education Fund, the Benjamin Peace Foundation and Annapolis Friends ... Citizen
She formed two area peace groups that she continues to lead and also served local mental health and environmental efforts. She is involved with Witness Against Torture in national actions to close Guantanamo and end torture. The cost of the workshop $25, which covers the workshop, supplies, lunch and ... Citizen
"By banning the leaders of peace organizations like CODEPINK, Israel is isolating itself even further as an apartheid state," said Ariel Gold, national director of CODEPINK. "Their BDS blacklist is contrary to democratic principles and Jewish values. As an American Jew, I am proud of my work to challenge ... Citizen
Organizers included anti-war groups opposed to U.S. intervention in the Middle East and Syrian-American groups who say Syrian President Bashar Assad is the best person to fight terrorism in the war-ravaged country and that Syrians alone should decide who leads their county. Trump launched the strikes ... Citizen
It is with a heavy heart that I learned of President Donald Trump's ludicrous proposal for a military parade. Images of tanks in Red Square and Hitler's youth marches come to mind in this misguided attempt to “honor our military.” Just when the world is seeking alternatives to military action and endless war, ... Citizen
Elected officials and community speakers spoke at the event shedding insight on values of social justice, women's rights, peace organizations and more. Thousands of women came together demonstrating with their presence their strength in society and protest against injustice across all identities. Citizen
Most members are involved in their communities and in a range of labor, social justice, environmental and peace organizations. Among the labor activists are trade union leaders and members of central labor councils, retiree organizations, Jobs with Justice and the Fight for 15. Others are involved in ... Citizen
The peace groups, the anti-war groups, the humanitarian groups. Groups like Code Pink, Win Without War, the Friends Committee on National ... Citizen
... of religious congregations; college and university presidents and administrators; and representatives of justice and peace organizations. Citizen
I was in the Student Peace Union, and still support various peace organizations, including Women in Black against war and militarism. Citizen
Barely any independent voices were represented during these meetings, let alone any critical voices such as peace groups or human rights ... Citizen
Peace advocates in Iowa City will honor veterans and oppose the perils of war by commemorating Armistice Day this Saturday. As Iowans ... Citizen
In July of this year, the International Forgiveness Institute (IFI) organized, along with peace organizations in the Holy Land, the Jerusalem ... Citizen
The examination of the JEP in the Congress will be in recess again until Tuesday, November 7, meanwhile peace organizations request not to ... Citizen


 

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