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The World Desperately Needs the Wisdom of Bobby Kennedy Now More Than Ever [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 06.04.2020]

Today’s fires which have spread across America in the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the knee of Minnesota police officer Derick Chauvin has presented America with the…

Beating Swords to Plowshares [Kathy Kelly – Voices for Creative Nonviolence, 05.30.2020]

Inscribed on a wall across from the United Nations in New York City are ancient words of incalculable yearning: “They will beat their swords into plowshares    and…

Remembrance of a Miracle at the United Nations: Father Miguel d’Escoto Brockmann, President of the SixtyThird UN General Assembly, 2008-2009 [Carla Stea – Global Research, 05.07.2020]

“I do not represent the G7, or the G20, or the P5, I represent the G192, all the member states belonging to the United Nations. All 192 are…

Cuba Continues African Solidarity in COVID-19 Battle [Abayomi Azikiwe – Global Research, 04.30.2020]

Medical team arrives in South Africa as other delegations spread throughout the continent High-ranking governmental and military leaders in the Republic of South Africa greeted a Cuban medical…

Rembrandt’s Resurrection of Christ as a Guiding Light for Today’s World [Matthew Ehret – Strategic Culture Foundation, 04.18.2020]

Today, the world finds itself moving through a turbulent transformation between two systems. Collapsing at a faster rate every day are the foundations of a failed imperial world…

Coronavirus: The Great Geopolitical Leveller [Johanna Ross – InfoBrics, 04.06.2020]

Coronavirus is indiscriminate. We have seen young and old affected, rich and poor. In the UK alone, we have seen the Prime Minister himself succumb to it and…

Covid 19 & the FORGOTTEN Working Class [Jack Rasmus, 04.01.2020]

We hear a lot these days about providing benefits and income for the tens of millions of workers who are being laid off, required to ‘stay in place’…

Cuba Leads by Revolutionary Example Ramona WadiStrategic Culture Foundation03.27.2020

“We have more physicians working abroad than practically any other country in the world, not because we are exporting anything but simply because we want to participate in…

China Sends Medical Experts to Support Italy and Spain’s Fight Against Coronavirus [Steve Sweeney – Morning Star, 03.13.2020]

Rome blasts the EU for ignoring its pleas for help China has sent a team of medical experts and aid to support Italy and Spain in their fight…

Evo Morales, candidate for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize [Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, 03.03.2020]

It is an honor for me to present before this Committee the candidature of a union and social leader, the first indigenous President of Latin America, who managed…

“Sublime Madness”: Anarchists, Psychiatric Survivors, Emma Goldman & Harriet Tubman [Bruce E. Levine – CounterPunch, 02.14.2020]

When the state becomes chillingly evil—enacting a Fugitive Slave Act to criminalize those helping to free slaves, or financing prisons and wars for the benefit of sociopathic profiteers—and…

Trident is the Crime [Kathy Kelly – Voices for Creative Nonviolence, 10.25.2019]

On October 24, following a three-day trial in Brunswick, GA, seven Catholic Workers who acted to disarm a nuclear submarine base were convicted on three felony counts and…

Mobilise For Peace [Christopher Black – New Eastern Outlook, 02.22.2019]

The road to war has many signposts along the way, even that small sign buried under weeds, squashed down by marching boots, that has scribbled on it, in…

Paying Attention to the Real Voice of Martin Luther King –“Now that He Is Safely Dead”– [Gary G. Kohls – Global Research, 01.22.2019]

“Now That He Is Safely Dead” By Carl Wendell Hines Now that he is safely dead let us praise him, build monuments to his glory, sing hosannas to…

Brazil and the Illusion of the Rich: An Island of Prosperity Surrounded by Misery and Suffering – Interview with Frei Betto [Frei Betto and T.P. Wilkinson – Global Research, 01.13.2019]

Frei Betto (Carlos Alberto Libânio Christo) was born in 1944 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He began his political engagement as Catholic student and was imprisoned by the military regime…

Trump “War Games” Announcement Shocks South Korea, US Military Forces [Tyler Durden – Zero Hedge, 06.12.2018]

In what was perhaps the most surprising announcement to emerge from today’s Trump-Kim summit, president Trump agreed to suspend military exercises with South Korea in return for a commitment to denuclearisation…

Nobel Peace Prize to Lula Da Silva [Adolfo Pérez Esquivel-Nobel Peace Prize 1980, 04.05.2018]

This is the letter I will present to the Norwegian Nobel Committee in September 2018, nominating Luiz Inácio “Lula” Da Silva to the Nobel Peace Prize 2019. I…

King’s Legacy Betrayed [Margaret Kimberley-Consortium News, 04.04.18]

The legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., who was assassinated 50 years ago today, has been cynically exploited by corporate and political leaders who care more for the…

Jesus Was Born In A Police State [John W. Whitehead-The Rutherford Institute, 12.18.2017]

The Christmas narrative of a baby born in a manger is a familiar one. The Roman Empire, a police state in its own right, had ordered that a…

Thank You, Ed Herman [Diana Johnstone-Counterpunch, 11.15.2017]

Edward S. Herman died on November 11, 2017, at the age of 92.  Fortunately, it was a peaceful death for a supremely peaceful man.  In all he did,…

A Nonviolent Strategy to End Violence and Avert Human Extinction. The Teachings of Gandhi and Martin Luther King [Robert J. Burrowes-Global Research, 10.28.2017]

Around the world activists who are strategic thinkers face a daunting challenge to effectively tackle the multitude of violent conflicts, including the threat of human extinction, confronting human…

Radical Pacifist Jesuit Priest Daniel Berrigan Dies at 94 (Thomas D. Williams, Breitbart, 05.01.2016)

The Rev. Daniel Berrigan, a Jesuit priest famous for his anti-war and anti-capitalism protests, died Saturday in New York at the age of 94. Together with his younger…

An Urgent Reassessment of Jesus (Howard Bess, 06.03.2015)

Many Christian churches opt for comforting their parishioners – with reassuring ceremonies, banal sermons and even appeals to popular nationalistic sentiments – rather than challenging them with the tough…

Presentation of the book The Five Higher Principles [Joan Carrero, 05.21.2015]

In order to set the context for the book that we are presenting today, The five higher principles: How to humanity’s great transformation back on track, I will…

The Five Higher Principles (Joan Carrero-Milenio Publications, april 2015)

In the most crucial battles waged by humanity, those that will determine the evolution of our species, the most profound answer is to be found in dignity. We…

Misunderstanding Jesus’s Execution (Rev. Howard Bess, 04.23.2011)

Christians have special celebrations for the key events of Holy Week, but they often overlook one of the most important. Palm Sunday celebrates the entry of Jesus into…

Witnesses to non-violence in the religions of the world (Joan Carrero, 01.01.2002)

The title proposed by the editors of this magazine for the present article expresses very well the essence of what I plan to say. It allows me to…

Interview with Juan Carrero, Candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize (Caravan, Juin 2001)

When I was very young, there were two concerns of mine, which I lived very intensively: first was the suffering of the poor, together with an internal rebellion…

Nomination of Juan Carrero for the Nobel Peace Prize (Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, 04.29.1999)

THE CAUSE 1) The African continent, surely like no other, is the great forgotten one, forgotten by all those progressive forces of the international community that are trying…

Speech from Juan Carrero upon receiving “The Courage of Conscience” (02.02.1999)

Juan Carrero Saralegui received the “Courage of Conscience” award. He is the first Spaniard granted with this award. On tuesday the 2nd of February 1999, at 11 AM…

Appeal to the Ministers Council of the European Union (13 Nobel Prize Winners and European Parliamentary Groups, 01.29.1997)

The undersigned Nobel Prize Laureates, in addition to the support previously given by European Parliamentary groups, express their solidarity for the actions undertaken by the two hunger strikers…

Letter to President Bill Clinton (11 Nobel Prize winners and the Political Groups of the European Parliament, 29.01.1997)

The Honorable Mr. Bill Clinton President of the United States of America Mr. President Weeks and months pass, and thousands of human beings continue to die in Zaire,…

Support for the march Assisi-Geneva for peace in the African Great Lakes (11.30.1996)

In profound concern for the tragedy that continues to affect the lives of hundreds of thousands of African brothers and sisters, we have sent an urgent appeal to…

The world is not based upon the strength of weapons of war, but on the strength of truth and love (Mahatma Gandhi)

“I feel myself a brother of all beings, and to be happy, I need to see the smallest of all beings happy. My life is a continuous work,…