Hope and necessity this International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

“”Nuclear weapons present an unacceptable danger to humanity. The only real way to eliminate the threat of nuclear weapons is to eliminate nuclear weapons.”?UN Secretary-General António Guterres…”

Author: Robert F. Dodge, MD
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Sumter South Carolina Item, Broward County Florida Westside Gazette, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News, Smirking Chimp, Sierra County California Prospect
Date: 2019, September 27, 28, 29, October 1, 2
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Listen to the children

“The Republicans are on the sidelines on the climate crisis. Government scientists are muzzled…”

Author: Mel Gurtov
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Norfolk Virginia Spartan Echo, Sierra County California Prospect, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News, Glenwood Springs Colorado Post Independent, Bloomfield Iowa Democrat, Broward County Florida Westside Gazette, CityWatch LA, Counterpunch, Camas-Washougal Washington Post Record, Berlin New Hampshire Sun, Smirking Chimp
Date: 2019, September 23, 24, 25, 26, 27
635 words

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The two internationalisms

“In recent years, internationalism—cooperation among nations for promotion of the common good—has acquired a bad reputation.”

Author: Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Sierra County California Prospect, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal, War Is A Crime, LA Progressive, Davis California Enterprise, Daily Kos, Counterpunch, ZBlogs, Claremont New Hampshire Eagle Times, Sumter South Carolina Item, Peace & Change, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News
Date: 2019, September 22, 23, 24, 27
725 words

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Climate, race, and health

“There are misanthropes who understandably and regrettably express grim satisfaction with the prospects of climate chaos affecting everyone so at least predatory rich exploitive elites pay the same serious prices as poor people and people of color.

That is not correct, however…”

Author: Leslie D. Gregory and Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Sumter South Carolina Item, Yolo Country California Enterprise, LA Progressive, PeaceWorker, Watchful News
Date: 2019, September 21, 22
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