Tag Archives: nonviolent action
It is only when the elites become afraid of us that there will be any hope of destroying corporate power. Politics, as Nader understands, is a game of fear.
“What I know about living is that the pain is never just ours.” Andrea Gibson
Senate War Powers resolution on ending unauthorized US support for the war in Yemen – A bipartisan Senate resolution on Yemen will be introduced in mid-January and has a good chance of passing.
The Paris talks signalled an important change in the climate movement as thousands of activists gathered from all over the world to organise global action.
Opposing war is one component of the multifaceted movement for social justice.
Millions must rise up in a resistance [to] stop the Trump/Pence regime before it starts!
Here I offer up 10 established social science insights about unarmed dissent that everyone should know. Photo: Popular Resistance By Erica Chenoweth Peaceworker December 18, 2016 The politics of dissent is back in the United States. Since 2011, the country has witnessed the resurgence of popular action — from Occupy Wall Street to Flood […]
Senate Passed Anti-Free Speech Bill. It targets
human rights activists, not hatred.
Now, there’s no meaningful peace movement. Partly as a result of that, we’re not having a serious discussion we should be about foreign policy after the Paris attacks: How U.S. — and Western — foreign policy manifests hatred and all that brings. A Hillary Clinton White House Will Likely Increase the Prospects for Terror in […]
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If you want to see the American people just go join a peace walk and the public will drive right by…. people of all ages, colors, income levels. The highway is still the one place you can have face-to-face contact with the non-choir. By Bruce Gagnon Organizing Notes January 18, 2015 Yesterday [Saturday, January 17, […]