Yearly Archives: 2017

The “Merchants of Death” Survive and Prosper

“During the mid-1930s, a best-selling exposé of the international arms trade, combined with a U.S. Congressional investigation of munitions-makers…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Smirking Chimp, War is a Crime, Huffington Post, Common Dreams, History News Network, Straight Line Logic Blog, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War
Date: December 31,2017,January 1,2,6,13,2018
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You want an infowar, fine

“OK, I’m just a peace guy. I am not an Alex “no-conspiracy-too-nutty-for-me” Jones (like Trump is, for godsakes)…”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Nation of Change, Hastings on Nonviolence, Sierra County Prospect, LA Progressive, The Russophile Blog, Nonviolent Action Network
Date: December 31,2017, January 3,4,2018
729 Words

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Remaining Peaceful Was Their Choice?

“People living now in Yemen’s third largest city, Ta’iz, have endured unimaginable circumstances for the past three years…”

Kathy Kelly
Published in: LA Progressive, Voices for Creative Nonviolence, Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Antiwar, Bainbridge Island Review, Sierra County Prospect, Transcend Media Service, Consortium News, Gorilla Radio Blog, Huffington Post, Critical Studies, Grassroots Press, The Smirking Chimp
Date: December 30,31,2017 January 1,2018
781 Words

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Will a war with North Korea be our political leaders’ greatest regret?

“President Bill Clinton’s greatest regret was his failure to respond to the Rwandan genocide. He estimated that U.S. intervention could have saved 300,000 lives…”

Lisa Fuller
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Laurel Outlook, The Reader Magazine, Common Dreams, Sierra County Prospect, Global Research, The Smirking Chimp, La Colmena
Date: December 27,28,2017
583 Words

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