Like other whistle-blowers and rebels against arbitrary…
Correction: Uncle Sam wants your money unless you are among the country’s largest U.S. corporations (e.g., GE, Microsoft, IBM, Exxon, Chevron). As reported in that radical rag, the Wall Street Journal, 60 of those large corporations “parked a total of $166 billion offshore last year” shielding anywhere from 40 percent to 100%…Continue
Added by Kathleen Malley-Morrison on April 15, 2013 at 10:43am — No Comments
Like other whistle-blowers and rebels against arbitrary…
Added by Kathleen Malley-Morrison on March 25, 2013 at 9:31pm — No Comments
Peace X Peace Hosts Five Film Screenings of Within the Eye of the Storm in the D.C. Area!
A new documentary of a Palestinian and Israeli father whose young daughters were killed by the conflict. Come meet them and see how these enemies reach across the deepest of wounds to become friends and break the cycle of retaliation. Bassam and Rami will be present at all film screenings as well as the director, Shelly Hermon.…Continue
Added by Yasmina Mrabet on February 20, 2013 at 5:56pm — No Comments
The Peace Journalist is a semi-annual publication of the Center for Global Peace Journalism at Park University in Parkville, Missouri USA.
The Peace Journalist is dedicated to disseminating news and information for and about teachers, students, and practitioners of peace and conflict sensitive journalism.…Continue
Added by Steven L. Youngblood on February 7, 2013 at 12:26pm — No Comments
You probably know what V-E and V-J Days are—Victory in Europe and Victory in Japan at the end of World War II. But it is simply V-day that may prove the more important day in the long-run.
V-Day represents a global movement to end violence against women and girls. It works on a grassroots level to raise consciousness, change laws, fund rape crisis centers and domestic violence shelters, and educate people in more than 140 countries from A (America) to Z (Zambia).
You can help.…Continue
Added by Kathleen Malley-Morrison on January 29, 2013 at 10:51pm — No Comments
Today, November 29, 2012, is the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People (sometimes known simply as Solidarity Day). This day of observance has been celebrated on or around November 29 since a resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations on December 2, 1977. (See…Continue
Added by Kathleen Malley-Morrison on November 30, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments
Click here to lead the latest blog post. In it, I describe how I coped with a challenging Union Rep. He was focused on making his case, as if he were a TV lawyer. Though he'd participated in many of these mediation, he still didn't seem to get it that persuading the mediator wouldn't be helpful - and persuading the management would not be possible.
Added by Dan Simon, MA, J.D. on November 17, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments
...what good is a blog?
Three people I know and admire are getting the recognition they deserve this week and I want to take a moment to celebrate their achievements on how-matters.org.
1) Mulugeta Gebru, founder of Jerusalem Children and Community Development…Continue
Added by Jennifer Lentfer on September 14, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
We are celebrating Labor Day today in the United States, a day dedicated to the social and economic achievements of the everyday efforts of American workers. What better day to share my thoughts on a book I’ve been reading on the lives of us, the development laborers?Continue
Added by Jennifer Lentfer on September 4, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
Global Network for the Study of…
At the upcoming XIX International AIDS Conference here in Washington D.C., I'll be joining REPSSI (the Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative) as they celebrate their decade-long work to lessen the devastating social and emotional (psychosocial) impact of poverty, conflict, HIV and AIDS among children and youth across East and…Continue
“Today’s young girls will teach the next generation about puberty, sexuality, and reproductive health. The conspiracy of silence will have been…Continue
Added by Caroline Anderson on June 27, 2012 at 8:37am — No Comments
“A new socioeconomic system could potentially emerge out of this crisis: a model of mutual responsibility and cooperation, stemming from the consciousness that unless we all succeed we have failed.”
Greece has over the last year been in crisis mode. The old balance has been lost and the…Continue
Added by Caroline Anderson on June 11, 2012 at 1:18pm — No Comments
A Manifesto for the Emerging Culture Of PeaceContinue
Added by Molly Rowan Leach on June 7, 2012 at 8:50am — No Comments
At present, production and selling of drug (e.g. YABA, PETHIDINE, HEROIN, GANJA (Hemp), PHENSEDYL etc) is a very profitable business in this world. Many people in all over the world involve with this business by investing money as a producer, manufacturer and seller of those harmful drugs. By this illegal business, any…Continue
Added by Suman Chowdhury Mony on May 17, 2012 at 5:14am — No Comments
United States/South Korea
"...she left an indelible memory and influenced my writing. I don’t know…Continue
Added by Caroline Anderson on May 15, 2012 at 8:27am — No Comments
I encourage you all to check out this month's Peace X Peace PeaceTimes newsletter. You can read it in pdf form or on our website - and the editor's note is below. We hope your enjoy, and let us know what you think.
Added by Caroline Anderson on May 10, 2012 at 4:57pm — No Comments
Here is 19 constructive proposals in the direction of war-prevention and long-term peace.
It contrasts sharply the present discourse which is dominated by intellectually lazy and anachronistic talk about war as an option. War on Iran is not an option!
It's been published by IPS - the Inte Press Service. You are welcome to use it but you must print the © of IPS and myself as author.
I look forward to your comments here on…Continue
- A statement by Patricia Smith Melton
Editor’s Note: Thousands of women gathering to make the world a better place ― you got a problem with that? You might think some people do if you look at the timeline for the UN-sponsored World Conferences on Women: 1975 (Mexico), 1980…Continue
Added by Caroline Anderson on April 17, 2012 at 8:15am — No Comments
Sharing a link to my storify-ed livetweets from last night's panel discussion on foreign policy and humanitarian aid efforts in Uganda and the Congo in response to the international media attention garnered by Invisible Children’s KONY 2012 campaign. Panelists included Maurice Carney of Friends of the Congo, Milton Allimadi of …Continue
Added by Jennifer Lentfer on April 14, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments