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Urban Peacemaker

Nane Alexandrez returned from Vietnam to a community struggling with drugs, violence, and poverty. Determined to reach young people with alternatives to violence, he started Barrios Unidos. but to succeed, he found he had to confront his own addiction.

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Resources for Reflection and Action

Resources for Reflection and Action - Connecting with others to learn more and to make your views known

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Is It Right?

What religous leaders, poets, veterans and others are saying about going to war with Iraq

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War Costs

Bumper sticker by Dan Kowalski.

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Saying Yes! to Peace

Voices from the YES! Magazine archives on War, Iraq, and Envisioning a Better Way

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Waiting for War

Do Iraqis want an American invasion to free them from Saddam Hussein?

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From Empire to Earth Community

We can choose a path of patient and compassionate justice that respects life, the rights of the innocent, and the rule of law in a cooperative international effort to bring the guilty to justice, as we simultaneously work to bring justice to the world by creating a world that works for all.

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More on What Is the Bush Doctrine

In September 2002, President Bush unveiled a new military strategy that supports US right to preemptive strikes.

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More on What Would It Cost To Go To War?

More on the cost of war. Human costs, military costs, environmental costs

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Prayers and Poems

A selection of prayers and poems on Iraq

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There is no Basis for War

Talking points created for United for Peace and Justice. We cannot accept the legitimacy of killing potentially hundreds of thousands of Iraqis to prevent an unknown speculative future threat.

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Speaking for Justice

Sikhs, Somalis, Arabs, Latinos, people whose lives have changed since September 11, 2001, gather in Seattle to tell their stories of fear and humiliation—stories that echo the Japanese internments . Immigrant injustices since Septermber 11. Erosion of constitutional rights.

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Indicators

Opposition to Iraq Invasion Builds,California Delivers for Families & the Earth, Mayan Justice Returns to Guatemala, South Dakota Backs Family Farmers, World Summit Takes on Corporations, Settlement Favors Saipan Workers, Unocal Can Be Sued for Atrocities, says Judge, Grocery Chain Goes Green, Report calls GMOs a “Disaster” for Farmers

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Letter from the Editor

Democracy is an unfinished project. Our challenge today is to include those who have been excluded, to reclaim our precious democracy from the corrupting influence of big money, and to deepen our democratic processes.

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Talking Back: Media for the People

Media for the People- Ricardo "Kool Aid" Chavez, Desiree Evans, Megan Rowling, Jonathan Lawson, Jeff Chester and Gary O. Larson

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Put Some Heart Into It: Spirit in Action

Spirit in Action: Create a collective vision; Take time for community, and bring spirit into our work for change.

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Clean Elections

clean elections: How can we rid our election system of the corrupting influence of big money and welcome in third parties?

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Earth Democracy - an interview with Vandana Shiva

an interview with Vandana Shiva, about seed saving, cultural insecurity, economic insecurity in India, hope

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Watching the Watchers

Surveillance Camera Players, SCP, retaining privacy, Street Performances challenging surveillance technologies

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Young, Wealthy, Committed

What happens when young activists inherit a fortune? Some of them have come together to find ways to use their wealth to bring about a world in which wealth is shared. Making Money Make Change

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The Page That Counts :: Winter 2003

Increase in memory retention of gum-chewers over non-chewers during testing, and more...

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Deliberation Day

voting is the bottom line to democracy, deliberative poll , neighborhood meetings, James Fishkin and Bruse Ackerman propose "Deliberation Day.

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The Talking Circle

talking circles in prisons, breaking the cycle of violence, ending violent crime

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Porto Alegre's Budget Of, By, And For the People

The people of Porto alegre, Brazil, get to decide how to spend their city's budget, and the benefits are evident in neighborhoods rich and poor.

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Voices from the Valley

KDNA Radio Cadena: radio for the Latino community

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Keep Moving On

We're big enough to hold the terrible and the possible in our hearts at the same time.

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Instead of Empire

Phylis Bennis, Harlan Cleveland, Frank T. Griswold, Michael Lerner, and Marc Luyckx :: A roundtable exploration of what might happen if the U.S. chose a path that is neither the Clinton-promoted future of corporate globalization, nor the Bush Doctrine of endless war.

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The Miner's Canary

The Miner's Canary by Lani Guinier and Gerald Torres, power-over, power-with, race, rules to the game

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Erosion of Liberty Since September 11

Erosion of Liberty Since September 11, DOJ allows detenton without charges, US Patriot Act

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