John LaForge


Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Abolitionists While US Conducts Nuclear War Games

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“This year’s Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) for its successful effort to establish…”

John LaForge
Published in: Antiwar, The Reader Weekly, World Beyond War, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, Nuke Watch Info, Baltimore Times, Counterpunch
Date: October 25,27,2017
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US Bomb Tests and Bidding Wars Herald New (Unlawful) $1.5 Trillion Nuclear Weapons Complex

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“While much of the world pursues the abolition of nuclear weapons — embraced by the adoption July 7 by 122 nations of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons…”

John LaForge
Published in: Counterpunch, Critical Studies, The Reader Weekly, The Sunburg News, The PeaceWorker
Date: October 5,6,16,21,2017
780 Words

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Presidential Bomb Threats at the UN

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“Donald Trump denounced North Korea and its president Kim Jong-un as “depraved” before the United Nations Sept. 19, saying the nation “threatens the entire world with unthinkable loss of life.” Of course North Korea can barely feed itself, and yet has to defend itself against an onslaught of Western hostility…”

John LaForge
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, The Reader Weekly, Gilmer Free Press, Nuke Watch Info, Antiwar, My Informs
Date: September 21,26,27,2017
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“Top German politicians want US nuclear weapons out” — Did anti-nuclear actions propel issue into national elections?

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“A series of anti-nuclear weapons actions between March and August at Air Base Büchel in Germany brought widespread media attention to the 20 US nuclear weapons still deployed there…”

John LaForge
Published in: Popular Resistance, The Reader Weekly, Antiwar, Counterpunch, Nuke Watch Info, My Informs, The Sunburg News
Date: September 12,13,14,18,October 16,2017
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“We burned down every town in North Korea”

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““We went over there and fought the war and eventually burned down every town in North Korea anyway, some way or another… Over a period of three years or so…”

John LaForge
Published in: Counterpunch, Jack Pine Radicals, Nuke Watch, Uncommon Thought, Counter Information, Abundant Hope, The PeaceWorker
Date: August 21,22,September 1,2017
1067 Words

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