Monthly Archives: February 2017


While Our Attention is Elsewhere, Climate Change Worsens

“Donald Trump’s presidency has gotten so much attention that the latest threats to climate stability have received only passing notice…”

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Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, LA Progressive, Mel Gurtov Blog, The News International, Bainbridge Island Review, Conscious Life News, Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas Informer, Gilmer Free Press, Tacoma Weekly, Transcend Media Service, The Sunburg News, Grassroots Press, Sierra County Prospect, Z Net
Date: February 25,27,28,March 1,6,13,15,19, March 27,31,2017
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Why Should Trump? or Anyone? Be Able to Launch a Nuclear War?

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“The accession of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency brings us face-to-face with a question that many have tried to avoid since 1945:…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Daily Kos, Huffington Post, South Coast Today, Counterpunch, History News Network, World Beyond War, War is a Crime, Antiwar, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, Portside, Newberry Observer, Las Vegas Sun, Gilmer Free Press, San Diego Informer, LA Progressive, Rise Up Times, Pacifica Tribune, The Sunburg News
Date: February 26,27,28, March 1,3,7,10,11,13,24,April 17,2017
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Costa Rica’s Peace Journey

Robert Koehler

““This is not a way of life at all, in any true sense. Under the cloud of threatening war, it is humanity hanging from a cross of iron.””

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Tribune Content Agency, Grassroots Press, Truthout, Gilmer Free Press, Pagosa Daily Post, KPC News, Transcend Media Service, Sierra County Prospect, The Raven Foundation, San Diego Informer, Free Press, The Sunburg News, Huffington Post, The Johnstown Breeze, New Clear Vision, The Smirking Chimp
Date: February 22,23,24,25,27,28, March 1,8,13,26,2017
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Trump, Europe, and Chaos

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“Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of Defense James Mattis went to the Munich Security Conference with reassurances about the US commitment to NATO….”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: LA Progressive, Grassroots Press, Mel Gurtov Blog, Counterpunch, Bainbridge Island Review, Las Vegas Sun, Pagosa Daily Post, The Free Weekly, Gilmer Free Press, Sierra County Prospect, San Francisco Informer, The Sunburg News, Eureka Spring News
Date: February 20,21,22,23 March 11,14,2017
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The Great American Awakening

Robert Koehler

“Old wounds break open. Deep, encrusted wrongs are suddenly visible. The streets flow with anger and solidarity. The past and the future meet…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Recorder Online, LA Progressive, Pagosa Daily Post, Common Wonders Blog, Bainbridge Island Review, Information Clearing House, Common Dreams, Newberry Observer, The Sentinel-Progress, Tribune Content Agency, Counterpunch, Free Press, New Clear Vision, Resistance Times, Truthout, Gilmer Free Press, Sierra County Prospect, Rinf Alternative News, Epeak World News, The Pelican Web, Las Vegas Sun, Information Clearing House, Blogster, Kollinos Blog, The Trump Impeachment blog, Conscious Life News, A Field Negro, The Free Weekly, IslamiCity, San Francisco Informer, The Raven Foundation, Eureka Spring News, Huffington Post, New Clear Vision, The Smirking Chimp
Date: February 15,16,17,18,19,22,23,25, March 14,2017
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The Honeymoon Is Over

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“President Trump is often depicted as “unconventional” and his actions “unprecedented.” But his novelty exposes him and his administration to closer…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Pioneer Big Rapids News, Counterpunch, Grassroots Press, Bainbridge Island Review, RICentral, Gilmer Free Press, LA Progressive, Sierra County Prospect, Newberry Observer, Los Angeles Informer, Mel Gurtov Blog, Grassroots Press
Date: February 14,15,16,17,19, March 28,2017
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