The demonization of Russia is, I believe, one of the most dangerous things that is happening in our world today.
The next step toward attaining a world free of nuclear weapons must involve the nuclear armed states. Disarming nuclear weapons should not be a difficult process since we have the technical expertise and verification procedures in place.
Women Walk for Peace in Korea
WE MUST UNITE FOR PEACE!
What passing-bells for these who die as cattle?
— Only the monstrous anger of the guns.
Only the stuttering rifles’ rapid rattle
Can patter out their hasty orisons.
Oxfam calculated that the world’s eight richest individuals had as much wealth as the poorest half of the world.
Here’s to the day the two Koreas see through us.
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The people behind the Nobel Peace Prize: ICAN – Abolish Nuclear Weapons
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The truth is, though, that much of what we love about America was created by ordinary citizens.
“The people of North and South Korea want peace and they want a peace treaty. They do not want their country to be bombed or their government to bomb others. “
Over 40,000 people in 136 countries have signed this statement. Will you take a few seconds and join them? I understand that wars and militarism make us less safe rather than protect us, that they kill, injure and traumatize adults, children and infants, severely damage the natural environment, erode civil liberties, and drain our economies, […]