Armistice Day on Nov 11th, 2017

The First World War (World War I, "The Great War", "The war to end all wars") lasted from July 1914 until November 1918. Ultimately, carried on by more than 70 million military personnel in two opposing alliances with repeating rifles, machine guns, artillery, poison gas, tanks, war ships, and planes - millions perished. It is... Continue Reading →

Gun Violence Prevention Forum

Gun Violence Prevention Please attend a forum on gun violence prevention Sunday, May 20th 3-5pm at St Andrew Presbyterian Church. The flier above provides the names of the panelists including Rev. Jim Atwood, noted author on gun violence in America. The church is located at 5301 Ponderosa on the north side of Montgomery Park. It... Continue Reading →

END THE GUN VIOLENCE, AT HOME AND ABROAD! An Urgent Message from Veterans For Peace

(Reprinted from https://www.veteransforpeace.org/our-work/position-statements/veterans-peace-statement-gun-violence/)   END THE GUN VIOLENCE, AT HOME AND ABROAD! An Urgent Message from Veterans For Peace As veterans who have been traumatized by the violence of war, we were shocked and saddened by the recent mass murder of 17 high school students in Parkland, Florida. This horrible slaughter, carried out by a... Continue Reading →

Nuclear Winter / News Alert – Trump Administration Targeting Russia, Planning to Reduce Restrictions on Nuclear Weapons Use

Nuclear Winter / News Alert: Reports are showing that the Trump administration has approved work on a new nuclear missile, likely in violation of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. Also, early indications from the Department of Defense "Nuclear Posture Review" are that the Trump Administration will be loosening the restrictions on nuclear weapons use... Continue Reading →

2018 Campaign – “Nuclear Winter”

We are proud to announce that we will soon be launching our new 2018 campaign entitled "Nuclear Winter". We will be featuring stories about the history of nuclear weapons, how they have and continue to affect people's lives, the risks of maintaining nuclear weapons, and what could happen if nuclear weapons are used. You will... Continue Reading →

Chelsea Manning Released From Prison

Chelsea Manning, the whistle blower who exposed the war crimes, lies and illegal killings conducted by the US in Iraq and Afghanistan, was released from military prison on May 17, 2017.  Despite the conditions and treatment that has been described as "torture" by journalists that have maintained contact with her throughout her imprisonment, she has... Continue Reading →

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