Archive for January, 2017


A PETITION TO THE HOUSE PERMANENT SELECT COMMITTEE ON INTELLIGENCE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES Initiated by: U.S. Peace Council, United For Peace and Justice, Veterans For Peace, Hands Off Syria Coalition, Progressive Democrats of America, World Beyond War, Alliance for Global Justice, Global Network Against Weapons in Space   Honorable Member of the House Intelligence Committee: I, the undersigned, endorse and support the bipartisan legislation, “STOP ARMING TERRORISTS ACTâ

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Reading Martin Luther King’s “Beyond Vietnam”

Reading Martin Luther King’s “Beyond Vietnam”

 A community reading of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech of 1967 April 4 at Riverside Church in New York. King alienated the establishment by pointing out and linking the triple evils of militarism, racism and poverty. Because the US is fighting so many wars, wars that it started, and continues to demand regime change defying the sovereignty of many nations, and because poverty and racism in the US are accelerating, the speech still resonates today. Friday, 2017 January 1

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