Tag Archives: Roy Bourgeois

Pepperwolf: ¡Presente! at the Gates of the SOA and Stewart Detention Center

The SOAW.org website states: “In meetings with human rights organizations, these countries cited the negative human rights message this institution sends to the people in their nations. Comments from representative defense ministers include experiencing firsthand the horrors of tortures, detention, imprisonments, and disappearances caused by WHINSEC’s graduates.

Kathy Kelly: Stop the Killing

When the U.S. insisted on imposing crushing and murderous economic sanctions on Iraq for the next 13 years [after the Iran-Iraq war in the 1980s], these sanctions directly contributed to the deaths of a half million children under age five. BY KATHY KELLY  LAProgressive.com  October 20, 2014 On August 9, 1983, three people dressed as […]

Kathy Kelly: Stop the Killing

I believe we should try very hard to hear the grievances of people in Iraq and the region, including those who have joined the Islamic State, regarding U.S. policies and wars that have radically affected their lives and well-being over the past three decades. By Kathy Kelly  October 19, 2014 This article first appeared on […]

Evergreene Digest: Police Deny Street Permit for Annual Vigil at Fort Benning, Georgia

Constitutional Rights Under Attack in Georgia    Hendrik Voss, SOA Watch   July 22, 2014 | The Columbus Police Department, continuing its history of antagonizing the movement to close the US military training camp known as the SOA/WHINSEC (School of the Americas, renamed Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation), has this year placed unjust, unsafe and […]

Evergreene Digest: Roy Bourgeois | An Open Letter to Pope Francis

Any movement rooted in love, justice, and equality is of the Divine and cannot be stopped. And so one day our Catholic Church will have women priests and marriage equality.  I do hope, Pope Francis, that you will implement these changes as soon as possible. Pink Smoke Over the Vatican Roy Bourgeois, Religion Dispatches  January 21, […]

Video> Fr. Roy Bourgeois> School of the Americas Watch, speaks at Peacestock, Parts one & two

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45867085″>Fr. Roy Bourgeois, Peacestock, Part one</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user11898489″>Bill Sorem</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45871090″>Fr Roy Bourgeois Peacestock, Part 2</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user11898489″>Bill Sorem</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Fr. Roy Bourgeois, Peacestock, Parts one & two by Bill Sorem PLUS 1 week ago Born in Louisiana in 1938. He graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana with a […]