Conflict Resolution

Peace and the nuclear paradox

“Whenever the topic is nuclear weapons, I remain in a state of disbelief that we can talk about them “strategically” — that language allows us to maintain…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: The Smirking Chimp, Counterpunch, Antiwar, The Clarion-Ledger, Common Dreams, The Raven Foundation, The Reader Magazine, Common Wonders Blog, Tribune Content Agency
Date: May 2,3,4,2018
884 Words

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The Korean Summit and After: What the Experts Say, and Miss

“In the wake of the inter-Korean summit meeting, analysts are having a field day taking apart the Panmunjom Declaration of Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in and speculating about how…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: The Russophile, Counterpunch, Mel Gurtov Blog, The Smirking Chimp, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: May 1,2,2018
1153 Words

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Taxes, Death and Nuclear Weapons

“We live in a world where as Benjamin Franklin said in 1789, “Nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” That statement remains true and the paradox today is the amount our taxes…”

Robert F. Dodge, MD
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Ventura County Star, Clarion Ledger, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, Sierra County Prospect, The Smirking Chimp, Gilmer Free Press
Date: April 14,16,17,18,20,2018
716 Words

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Change is coming

“The cries of loss and anguish become public, at last. A million young people seize the truth: “Half of my seventh grade class was affected by gun violence. My own brother was shot in the head…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, Pagosa Daily Post, Baltimore Nonviolence Center, Eurasia Review, Free Press, Bainbridge Island Review, Sierra County Prospect, Counterpunch, Ecumenics and Quakers, The Smirking Chimp, Tacoma Weekly, The News International
Date: March 28,29,30,31 April 1,5,2018
808 Words

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Eliminate Nuclear Weapons by Divesting from Them

“We will not invest in our annihilation. Now we can avoid it.? Our world and everything we care about is threatened every moment of every day by nuclear weapons, either by intent, accident, miscalculation or cyber-attack…”

Robert F. Dodge, MD
Published in: Counterpunch, Transcend Media Service, The PeaceWorker, Gilmer Free Press, The Smirking Chimp
Date: March 19,20,24,28,April 1,2018
602 Words

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