Tag Archives: Martin Luther King
“What I am suggesting is that those calling for fundamental change will go badly astray if they ignore Dr. King’s insistence that each of the giant triplets [racism, extreme materialism, militarism] is intimately tied to the other two.”
“MLK’s push for nonviolence is something to which we all should aspire.”
Campaign Nonviolence: Working for a new culture of nonviolence free from war, racism, poverty and environmental destruction, by John Dear
We can change the world if we organize in grassroots movements of resistance and social transformation.
“A true revolution of values will lay hands on the world order and say of war: ‘This way of settling differences is not just.’”
“Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence”
To King, the Vietnam War was only the most pressing symptom of American colonialism worldwide.
It’s almost time to unwelcome NATO! “No Compromise, No Retreat in the Fight to End Militarism and War” (Black Alliance of Peace)
Curing Exceptionalism: What’s wrong with how we think about the United States? What can we do about it?
Spookingly timely the day after the illegal bombing of Syria.
This year at least 47% of federal income taxes goes to the military!
No anti-war, no justice. Anything less than fighting to reel in the U.S. war machine is political theater.
“No Comment” Nixon
versus A Candidate with a Heart, Senator Kennedy
“We’re at that point where Mother Earth is crying out for a revolution. Mother Earth is crying out for a new direction.”
Lobbyists, politicians and weapons manufacturers are the only beneficiaries of the massacre in Las Vegas.
Militarism as religion in America, permanent war state, and non-military solutions.
Power concedes nothing without a demand, said Frederick Douglass.