Beyond redemptive violence

Robert Koehler

“Sometimes our tame and compliant media upchucks a piece of truth. For instance: “American officials had predicted that the missile…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, Common Wonders Blog, Huffington Post, Free Press, The Raven Foundation, New Clear Vision, The Smirking Chimp
Date: April 19,20,21,2017
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Resistance gone mainstream


“When reality show celebrity Donald Trump won the 2016 Presidential election, many of us who professionally and passionately work for peace and justice knew…”

Patrick T. Hiller
Published in: World Beyond War, Pace e Bene, Bainbridge Island Review, The Vidette, Hood River News, Gilmer Free Press, San Francisco Informer, The Sunburg News
Date: February 9,11,17,21, March 29,30,2017
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Nonviolent Resistance to Trump: Creative, Powerful . . . and Growing


“The rise of Donald Trump has been infuriating, horrifying, and ridiculous all at once. Meanwhile, what we, the People, are doing to resist injustice…”

Rivera Sun
Published in: Counterpunch, Rivera Sun’s Blog, Roots Action, Pace e Bene, The Free Weekly, Bainbridge Island Review, Tacoma Weekly, Eureka Spring News, Pacifica Tribune, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, Resistance Times, The Sunburg News
Date: February 3,5,9,11,14,15,16,20, March 20,2017
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Divest from War, Invest in People


“All Trump, all the time. With a punishing, disorienting barrage of executive orders, President Trump is reversing hard fought gains made in environmental protection…”

Kathy Kelly
Published in: Code Pink, Counterpunch, The Smirking Chimp, Pax Christi USA, Gorilla Radio Blog, Counter Currents, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, Voices for Creative Nonviolence, Veterans For Peace, Mountain Messenger, The Plymouth Institute For Peace Research, Veterans For Peace Chicago, Eurasia Review, The Newberry Observer, RI Central, The Palestine Chronicle, Pace E Bene, Western New York Peace Center, Z Net, The Clermont Sun, Las Vegas Sun, BBS News
Date: January 28,30,31, February 1,2,3,4,10,15, March 22,2017
653 Words

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“Where Do We Go from Here?”


“That question was a touchstone for The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the last year of his life. He preached on it. He delivered speeches on it….”

Dale Bryan
Published in: Counterpunch, Pioneer Big Rapids News, Wicked Local Medford, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, North Texas e-News, Transcend Media Service, Independent Coast Observer, The Orange Leader
Date: January 9,15,16,18,2017
300 Words

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