Brother Louis, at his trial Feb. 18, called for following the vow of nonviolence, including this passage, “by working nonviolently to abolish war, the weapons of war, and the causes of war from my own heart and from the face of the Earth.”
The flame rose as a center piece of a snowflake / In the extravaganza of China's spectacular show
How can we know the truth? How can anyone? We can't ...
A combo—Code Pink, Veterans for Peace, and PeaceWorks—rallied with two days’ notice, with temperatures in the 30s, with snow underfoot. We insisted: No War with Russia over Ukraine. We won honks from drivers on the Plaza, plus coverage by KCTV5.
Pictures in our slide show, plus a video, reflect peace activists’ demand at our Feb. 5 rally in KC MO, No War with Russia over Ukraine.
KCTV5 spliced quotes from speakers at our Feb. 5 rally, No War with Russia over Ukraine, into a report that Russia sent “long-range nuclear-capable bombers on patrol over its ally Belarus.”
by Spencer Graves The New York Times discussed "The human toll of America's air wars" on December 19.1 This is wonderful as far as it goes. However, to paraphrase Greg Palast from a vaguely related context, The New York Times "only has the courage to shoot the wounded."2 This comes months after the President of … Continue reading NYT only has the guts to shoot the wounded
Thich Nhat Hanh has died.
Breathe in the beauty of life;
Breathe out and stop.
Frozen in time / Ugly cold pictures / of the Insurrection ...
Democracy is jeopardized / Unless we build back better
Work on common ground / See a vision for racial justice
Turn our violence into peace / Try to save our only planet
Several members of PeaceWorks-KC joined an ad hoc coalition to stop the abrupt closure of a cold-weather shelter for unhoused persons in the Kansas City, KS, area recently.