Tag Archives: Second World War

Trump Has Taken A Page Straight From The Hitler Playbook

by Steven Reisner And you shall not mistreat a stranger, nor shall you oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.” ― Exodus 22:20 As a child, I lived in two worlds: the world that I shared … Continue reading

Posted in Armed conflict, Children and war, Donald Trump, Genocide, Media, militarization, politics, Propaganda, Protest, racism, resistance, social justice, Terrorism, Understanding violence | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

THE UNITED STATES OF AMNESIA, Part 1

by Stefan Schindler America has the largest empire in world history, guarded by a thousand military bases around the world; yet most Americans don’t know there is such a thing as the American empire, even though they’re paying for it.  … Continue reading

Posted in Armed conflict, colonialism, culture of violence, Military-industrial complex, politics, Propaganda, Understanding violence | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Do we have a right to rights?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UktuU7TY6k&feature=player_embedded

Do women have human rights? Do children? The United Nations has declared that women and children do have human rights, yet women are disproportionately denied them in the world today: they are beaten to death, burned to death, raped, and … Continue reading

Posted in Human rights, Understanding violence | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Remembering Hiroshima, 1945

Today, August 6, 2010, is the 65th anniversary of the dropping of the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. This U.S. military action instantly killed over 70,000 Hiroshima residents, almost entirely civilians. “I am become death, the destroyer of … Continue reading

Posted in Introducing Engaging Peace | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments