Tag Archives: Peace

Polly Mann> Building Peace out of the World of War

Building Peace out of the World of War Just how would you go about changing the environment of this country from its present military bias to one promoting peace? By Polly Mann  WorldwideWamm.org  December 2012/January 2013 The following are some suggestions for demilitarizing in both the U.S. and foreign countries. Other people and organizations will, […]

Know Peace

Art by Ricardo Levins Morales. RLMartstudio.com.

Swan Island Peace> Base Closed Celebration Song

Published on Sep 25, 2012 by SwanIslandPeace   Aussie Style! Right after the police announced they were admitting defeat and gave us the (only) road into the Swan Island Military base, this years theme song softly began playing. Folks began slowly realizing after months of playing we had done it. We had disrupted this SAS base and the war […]

Rev. Duane Kamrath speaks at Peacestock 2012> Youth and the military

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45934080″>Rev. Duane Kamrath, Peacestock 2012</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user11898489″>Bill Sorem</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Rev. Duane Kamrath, Peacestock 2012 Author, Wisdom about War and Violence. “I am pleased also that I have another call — to work with my synod’s Board for Serving in God’s World to ‘provide our congregations with resources for addressing the issues […]

Chris Hedges> Occupy Will Be Back

Occupy Will Be Back Posted on Jun 18, 2012 Photo by Paul Weiksel, Rights reserved In every conflict, insurgency, uprising and revolution I have covered as a foreign correspondent, the power elite used periods of dormancy, lulls and setbacks to write off the opposition. This is why obituaries for the Occupy movement are in vogue. And this is why […]

Video> Peace Activist, Leah Bolger, Protests the Congressional Super Committee.

I will be pleading guilty at a hearing on Thursday, 12 April, 2012. There will be a press conference at 8:30 am that morning in front of the DC Superior Courthouse, 500 Indiana Ave NW, Washington DC. leahpeaceful Join Us!  Subscribe to WAMMToday from our blog website and “Follow” us.  riseuptimes.wordpress.com.    WAMMToday is now on Facebook!   […]

Occupy Wall Street not Palestine by Mira Dabit from Ramallah

Occupy Wall Street not Palestine by Mira Dabit from Ramallah Submitted by Crystal Zevon on Tue, 02/28/2012   OccupyPeaceHouse.org In the heart of a revolution transcending one locale, what connects us? That question looms deep in my mind as I walk through the streets of Ramallah, a city I know so well. I look ahead and am […]

David Swanson> Why Not Attack Iran?

Why Not Attack Iran? By: David Swanson    Thursday January 5, 2012 11:57 pm Fire Dog Lake The push to attack Iran has been on for so long that entire categories of arguments for it (such as that the Iranians are fueling the Iraqi resistance) have come and gone. At DontAttackIran.org we’ve been collecting the arguments for and against […]

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Video> Simon and Garfunkel – Silent Night 7 O’Clock News. A classic.

Simon and Garfunkel – Silent Night 7 O’Clock News. A classic. Recorded August 22, 1966. Set to various covers of TIME magazine. You may subscribe to WAMMToday from this blog website and “Follow” us.  WAMMToday is now on Facebook!   Check the WAMMToday page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today.

Video: Keith Olbermann – Veterans For Peace Board member at Rumsfeld protest in Boston

Veterans For Peace Treasurer and Board member Nate Goldshlag interviewed by Keith Olbermann about the attempted citizens arrest on Donald Rumsfeld Sept. 26, 2011. Nate also asks Keith to come to Freedom Plaza October 6th. Uploaded by nategold1 on Sep 28, 2011 WAMMToday is now on Facebook! Check the WAMMToday page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” […]

How the Road from 9/11 Led to My Door, by Jess Sundin

How the Road from 9/11 Led to My Door By Jess Sundin (about the author)     September 10, 2011  OpEdNews    Protesters in Minneapolis demand an end to war and the attacks on civil liberties photo by Fight Back! News/Kim DeFranco One Year Anniversary of the FBI Raids on Local Peace Activists September 24, 2011 marks a […]

How the Road from 9/11 Led to My Door, by Jess Sundin

How the Road from 9/11 Led to My Door By Jess Sundin (about the author)     September 10, 2011  OpEdNews    OpEdNew Protesters in Minneapolis demand an end to war and the attacks on civil liberties photo by Fight Back! News/Kim DeFranco For ten years, the tragic events of September 11, 2001, have been used as a […]

Obama’s Secret Wars: How Our Shady Counter-Terrorism Policies Are More Dangerous Than Terrorism

Obama’s Secret Wars: How Our Shady Counter-Terrorism Policies Are More Dangerous Than Terrorism Obama should be held accountable for vastly expanding the military establishment’s worldwide license to kill. By Fred Branfman   July 11, 2011  |        Alternet.org Although President’s Obama’s partial Afghan troop withdrawal announcement has received more attention, his June 29 “National Strategy for Counterterrorism” is of […]

Klobuchar Peace Rally Draws Optimism for Rallying

Minneapolis, MN, June 30, 2011. A group of dedicated peace activists rallied in front of Senator Amy Klobuchar’s office to plead for the Senator’s help in voting down war appropriations and in bringing all troops home now from Afghanistan and Iraq. “The economy is in the can, US out of Afghanistan” said one protester. Another […]

Crones Against Drones, the WAMM Singers in action

The WAMM Singers took their story to the Nicollet Mall Thursday, June 23, 2011. The song: Crones against drones is the message we’re saying We are all sick of these war games they’re playing! Trillions of dollars are wrapped up in war And we are told there’s no help for the poor! Chorus: When the […]

Comments to Attorney General Eric Holder

Had I been able to address Attorney General Eric Holder when he was here on May 27th, here is what I could have said.  –Sue Ann Martinson Comments to Eric Holder:  Perhaps you do not understand who we are.  Perhaps you do not understand the loving community of antiwar activists that surrounds these women and […]

The Sacred Cow on Tax Day

How is the War Economy Working for You? A WAMMToday Editorial Comment What no one bothers to mention in all this going after the corporations who have not paid their taxes is that the weapons’ manufacturers have profited greatly from the wars.  (Although GE is also a weapons’ manufacturer, but I see no mention of […]

Colombia: Women Treated as Spoils of War in Colombia

Women Treated as Spoils of War in Colombia Date: April 12, 2011 Colombian NGOs have condemned the “high level” of violence against black, indigenous and poor women in a country where the female body has become a “battleground”, W Radio reported Friday. This was the message from the first presentation of the Support and Defense […]

Troops Home Now March 19

Bring the Troops Home! March 19