Tag Archives: antiwar

A Veterans’ Anti-War Movement Takes Root at Peacestock, by Danny Sjursen

Social media activism has got to be replaced with holding signs, and standing in the rain [in Minnesota in the snow and cold, and both have been done by these vets]; joining Facebook groups replaced by joining Veterans for Peace and About Face (both).

Rise Up Times Weekly Summary September 24, 2017

Media for Justice and Peace To learn more about Rise Up Times and support Media for the People! with a donation Click here. People Powered Media! Your donation is needed today.  Also recommended: Click on the links by subject at the top of the RiseUpTimes.org page: descriptive links to articles with important commentary have been posted on these links. Go to RiseUpTimes.org to see the website posts, or you […]

THE FUGS – “Exorcism of the White House” (2017 Videos)

OUT DEMONS OUT!!! In 1967, one of America’s most original bands, The Fugs, went to Washington D.C. on a mission to levitate the Pentagon and exorcise the evil war-mongers who were expanding the Vietnam War. NOW – 50 years later, The Fugs (Ed Sanders, Scott Petito, Steve Taylor and Coby Batty) have returned to save […]

Ann Wright | Standing Rock to Palestine: Eyewitness Report on U.S. Wars at Home and Abroad (Video)

Ann Wright talks about her experiences at Standing Rock, in North Korea, Gaza/Palestine, and more…

Turn Widespread Discontent Into Mass Movement

What should the movement be doing in the era of Trump?

John Scales Avery: The Illegality Of NATO

 Violation of the UN Charter and the Nuremberg Principles The Greanville Post —Vol. VIII- 2014  May 26, 2014 The US continues to beef up the NATO air force and other branches. By John Scales Avery > Countercurrents.org In recent years, participation in NATO has made European countries accomplices in US efforts to achieve global hegemony by […]

Welcome to Nulandistan: A Multimedia Look at What the US and EU Have Unleashed on Ukraine » The Greanville Post —

Welcome to  Ukraine  Nulandistan By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya  GreanvillePost.com  Vol. VII- 2014  May 17, 2014 Originally published at Global Research and our fraternal site, Cyrano’s Journal Today The Yatsenyuk regime’s anti-terrorism operations in the southern and eastern oblasts (regions) of Ukraine are really a use of martial force against Ukrainian civilians opposed to the coup-installed regime in Kiev. Predominately […]

Drone Protest at Camp Ripley

Protesters stand amid a myriad of anti-drone and anti-war signs and posters Friday morning just outside the main gates of Camp Ripley. / Kimm Anderson, kanderson@stcloudtimes.com Drones have become a growing presence and a hefty source of concern for some at the Minnesota National Guard and civilian training facility north of Little Falls. Click here to watch the […]

Alice Walker> When I Join You

When I Join You January 22, 2012    AliceWalkersGarden  When I join you in the effort for peace I give myself over. There and not there. Marching with you alongside the many who have died it is as if we are marching across the Universe and just ahead of us if only in another galaxy […]

Video> Arrest those Occupiers!

Uploaded by WAMMMall on Apr 9, 2012 April 7 was Re-Occupy Day in Minneapolis — Occupiers gathered in Peavey Plaza and Loring Park. After being evicted from Peavey at 1:30 am, they peacefully marched down the street and were brutally attacked by the police. Videos at http://www.occupyminneapolis.mn show the police pulling several people off public sidewalks and violently slamming a […]

Margaret Sarfehjooy> Surrounding Iran, On the Road Through Syria

 Surrounding Iran, On the Road Through Syria  By Margaret Sarfehjooy   WAMM Newsletter    March/April 2012   Iran is now surrounded by U.S. bases. The war on Iraq was looked on as a Bush effort. Those in power today are continuing Bush’s war plans stronger than ever. Where is the outcry?  Iran is threatened, and the […]

Video> The Sorrows of Empire – Chalmers Johnson

Uploaded by talkingsticktv on Aug 21, 2006 Segment of interview with Chalmers Johnson author of “The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy and the End of the Republic” Watch the full interview at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDDkNixytd0 WAMMToday is now on Facebook! Check the WAMMToday page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. You may also subscribe to WAMMToday from […]

Kathy Kelly> Afghanistan and the Arab Spring> Monday, Oct. 3, 7:00 p.m.

Kathy Kelly: Afghanistan and the Arab Spring.  Monday, October 3, 7:00 p.m. Macalester Plymouth United Church, 1658 Lincoln Avenue (adjacent to Macalester College), St. Paul.  Kathy Kelly will draw on her experiences in Afghanistan and Pakistan, to discuss the wave of uprisings in the Middle East—masses of ordinary people gathering together demanding respect for human rights. […]

Is a Broader Peace Movement Finally Here? Come Home, America, a request from Coleen Rowley

I’m one of the original endorsers of this Come Home, America letter and which picked up 110 press release placements! Seems to be what we’ve been saying about putting these important issues ahead of loyalty to political parties and individual politicians. You’ll recognize some other Minnesota names too! Please considering signing on and sharing with […]

Media focus on tiny Tea Party rally, ignore antiwar march

Stop Blacking Out Progressive Protests Media focus on tiny Tea Party rally, ignore antiwar march Reported by FAIR:  Fairness and Accuracy in Media     Fair.org A sparsely attended Tea Party rally in Washington, D.C., on March 31 in support of federal spending cuts received generous media attention. One report (Slate, 3/31/11) suggested there was “at […]