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In Pursuit of Peace and Justice: 100 Peace & Justice Leaders and Models

By Anthony J. Marsella and Kathleen Malley-Morrison Note from Kathie MM: Enjoy this culmination of the quest in which we have engaged the past two weeks to  identify 100 examples of peace and justice leaders, illustrated with enticing and enlightening … Continue reading

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Celebrating Reverend Martin Luther King Jr’s Legacy, Part 4

  One Hundred Contemporary Exemplars of Peace Advocacy and Activism: The First Fifty by Kathie Malley-Morrison & Anthony J. Marsella During this week, while we are honoring one of America’s greatest heroes, a man who personified many of the highest … Continue reading

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Iceland: Unlikely haven for whistle-blower Snowden

By guest author Dr. Michael Corgan National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance whistle-blower Edward Snowden is in limbo, unable to return to the U.S. Might Iceland offer asylum as payback for the way the U.S. treated Iceland in 2006? The Bush … Continue reading

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Preferring secrecy: Guantanamo

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Transparency is a term seen increasingly in the media. Wikileaks, founded in 2006 by Julian Assange, is best known for releasing secret documents provided by Bradley Manning. Wikileaks, like many of the progressive online media sources, strives for transparency when … Continue reading

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