Tag Archives: genocide

Preventing Crimes Against Humanity in the US

Stanton’s model also argues that every stage offers opportunities for prevention.

It’s time to transform the “War Economy” into a “Peace Economy” that values all humanity!

We must dare to speak out in support of those American war resisters, the real military heros…

Ilan Pappe’s 10 Myths About Israel (Video | Book Review)

“…the key myth that Pappe challenges is the notion that Israel is a democracy.”

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Racism and Colonization with Meleiza Figueroa at the Democracy Convention (Video)

Racism deconstructed in 10 minutes: recommended

Freedom Rider: Fighting for Southern Human Rights by Margaret Kimberly

The South, where more than half of the Black U.S. population lives, has based its economic appeal on the stinginess of its social safety net, the relative poverty of its people, and the savagery of its criminal justice system. Capitalism truly turns morality upside down. By Margaret Kimberly  Black Agenda Report  December 14, 2016  Mississippi […]

VIDEO|The Empire Files: Native American Genocide and Survival with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

Hear about the true story of native peoples’ plight — from genocide to re-education

Bruce Gagnon: Who Values Life the Most?

One familiar refrain from politicians… Young boy in Syria sleeps between the graves of his parents Bruce Gagnon  Organizing Notes  August 10, 2014 One familiar refrain from politicians and media in the US is that ‘we value life’ more than others around the world This is of course totally ridiculous absurd and spin intended to provide […]

David Swanson: If a Genocide Falls in the Forest

 Yes, how many times can a man turn his head Pretending he just doesn’t see? The answer my friend is blowin’ in the wind The answer is blowin’ in the wind. By David Swanson  warisacrime.org  05 August 2014 There’s a wide and mysterious chasm between the stated intentions of the Israeli government as depicted by the U.S. […]

Jay Janson: Merciless US NATO UN Genocide In Somalia

Merciless US NATO UN Genocide In Somalia Brought Nairobi Shopping Mall Blowback! Each scull belonged to someone precious to family and friends. Photo by Erik Orakel (via OpEdNews) Folks, Took me many days to run back over all this monstrous genocide; all the while in mind the hundreds of thousands of beautiful Somali children their eyes staring straight […]

Taking notes 17: The good intentions that pave the road to war

“The obsession with ‘genocide’ as the primary humanitarian issue in the world today relativizes war. It reverses the final judgment of the Nuremberg Trials that: ‘War is essentially an evil thing.’” by Diana Johnstone  April 2, 2013  PhilosophyforChange.org Opposing genocide has become a sort of cottage industry in the United States. Everywhere, “genocide studies” are cropping […]

Diana Johnstone> The Good Intentions That Pave the Road to War

The Good Intentions That Pave the Road to War R2P and Genocide Prevention by DIANA JOHNSTONE  Counterpunch  WEEKEND EDITION FEBRUARY 1-3, 2013 Paris. Opposing genocide has become a sort of cottage industry in the United States. Everywhere, “genocide studies” are cropping up in universities.  Five years ago, an unlikely “Genocide Prevention Task Force” was set […]

Edward S. Herman> Michael Dobbs on Genocide Prevention: The Propaganda System in Overdrive

Michael Dobbs on Genocide Prevention: The Propaganda System in Overdrive Edward S. Herman    Z Magazine, June 2012* Michael Dobbs is a veteran Washington Post reporter who has received some modest attention recently with his Foreign Policy Blog, where he has covered (or rather obfuscated) the background and  trial of Ratko Mladic and had some […]