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[Video] Kathy Kelly> The Cost of War and Nonviolent Noncooperation

Kathy Kelly, Peacestock 2013 from Bill Sorem PLUS 1 week ago   Kathy Kelly is a tireless peace activist, pacifist, author and founder of Voices in the Wilderness but now a co-leader and co-founder of Voices for Creative Nonviolence. She lives in Chicago. IL when she is not speaking all over the world and residing in Afghanistan or […]

Dennis Bernstein> The Grass Roots Battle to End the Drone War

Kelly said that the tragic bottom line is that the military is engaged, first and foremost, in a program of pacification to pave the way for US corporate hegemony over vital and sometimes rare natural resources in Afghanistan. She asserts that “the US wants be able to control the pricing and the flow, of resources […]

An Interview with Ann Wright> Be Bold, Be Impatient, and Never Give Up!

An Interview with Ann Wright> Be Bold, Be Impatient, and Never Give Up! On November 6, 2012 By Shirin   WILPF International A few weeks ago, anti-war activist Ann Wright met with our WILPF Pakistan Section in Islamabad to discuss how the American drone strikes are really affecting Pakistan, and what can be done to […]

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. […]