Afghan Peace Volunteers make do with what they have to honor a dream that seems so far away.
Let's work to make a more peaceful world in 2014.
Why My Dad Would Be Outraged Today
What was it about his treatment that made them shake their heads?
Since 2009, Voices for Creative Nonviolence has maintained a grim record we call the “The Afghan Atrocities Update.”
For Iraqis and for vets, the war has never ended.
“Drones don’t bring peace. Drones don’t protect the people of Afghanistan.”
The 8-day Israeli offensive in November lasted for fewer days and brought fewer casualties, but it was nonstop and relentless, and everywhere.
Women sew blankets to make money and to keep their families warm.
She says the fighting must stop for everyone, including women. Guns and bombs, she says, are not improving women’s rights.
“If it’s the right thing to do, keep doing it,” she told us.
Can we limit ourselves to 6.3 gallons of water for daily use? That’s what they have to do in Gaza.
Poverty, which descends from war, which engenders war, equals danger as surely as war does. It’s the ceiling of a collapsing room.
What direction should the peace and antiwar movements pursue now, as the U.S. continues to wage multiple wars?
Dr. Wee Teck Young's message needs to be heard by Americans.