Tag Archives: no war

Whither the Anti-war Movement?

The duopoly succumbed to the war machine, while organized resistance got pushed to the fringe.

Kayaktivist Action at Pentagon (Video)

A flotilla of Kayaktivists launch a banner protest at the Pentagon. They are drawing attention to the worlds largest institutional consumer of petroleum, the worlds largest institutional polluter, and the U.S. largest consumer of money and natural resources. They advocate for the reallocation of budget for peaceful renewable investment. Part of the WorldBeyondWar.org conference on […]

Sister Rosetta Tharpe: “That’s All” and “Down by the Riverside” (Music Video)

Two songs for today by the unparalleled Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Pete Seeger: Waist Deep in the Big Muddy (Video/Audio)

Afghanistan again, North Korea, Ukraine, etc., ad nauseam. End Endless War

If only . . .

 

Those Who Wage Peace Can’t Count on the Mainstream Media for Support

The point I’m struggling to make is that democracy isn’t easy. Peace isn’t easy. Those who wage peace have to do so independent of global political and economic structures, and independent of much of the mainstream media.

▶ Playing for Change: No More Trouble

Bob Marley song No More Trouble. Not to be missed!

Tom Tomorrow, The Modern World: Do your part

By Tom Tomorrow for Comics  DailyKos.com  October 6, 2014 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr. Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace).  

▶ ‘Shock and Awe’ Neil Young

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Tom Tomorrow: When Is A War Not A War

From The Nation  September 10, 2013

Alice Walker: Winning

Poem by Alice Walker Winning The smallest child Understands: Anyone who terrorizes us Is a terrorist; Anyone who steals from us Is a thief; Any one who loves Has won. —- Congratulations, Minnesota. One step closer to Equality and Justice for all. Originally posted by Malia Burkhart

WAMMInspire! Mary White & Marianne Hamilton invite you to WAMM’s 30th Anniversary Party

July 2012 As part of the celebration of Three Decades of Daring Deeds, we are featuring interviews with members who have been with WAMM from its beginnings. Mary White Mary White is one of the founding grandmothers of WAMM. In 1982 she participated in early WAMM meetings at Loretta’s Tea Room (at 26th St. and […]

Richard Falk> Afghanistan: When war turns pathological, get out!

Afghanistan: When war turns pathological, get out! Tuesday, 13 March 2012 08:25    MWC News By Richard Falk The latest occupation crime in Afghanistan was a shooting spree on March 11 by a lone American soldier, in the village of Balandi in Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province. Sixteen Afghan civilians, including women and children, were shot in the […]