World Peace has a chance as people work together to solve the problems facing them. By strengthening ties, progress can be made toward stability, prosperity, and peace for all.
People of all nations should endeavor to find common ground with each other directly, concerning Continue →
Dear PCDN Colleagues
I wanted to put together a list of 12 possible recommendations to help make the world more peaceful and encourage others to contribute their own lists as we move into 2014. Please also consider Paying What You Can Continue →
If ”Citizens United” & Super Pacs stand we fall!
More info on Citizens United: http://freespeechforpeople.org/
- Reverse Citizens United ruling
- End Super Pacs
- Additional limits & transparency on the activities of special interest groups
- Campaign Finance Reform
- Term Limits for Congress, Senate, Continue →
A new poll from the National Journal finds that the majority of Americans don’t want to repeal Obamacare. In fact, they want to give the law time to work.
The Journal’s survey finds that, given the option to “wait Continue →
Earlier this week I posted about the classified DOD study showing a high rate of civilian harm from drone attacks. Not much else can be said about this finding by analysts until the study is de-classified, so instead let Continue →
It is nice to see the State Legislator in Montana responding to the will of the people in the State. These kind of actions will in time will bring down the stasi state if more state follow Montana. This Continue →
This post is part of Marc H. Ellis’s “Exile and the Prophetic” feature for Mondoweiss. To read the entire series visit the archive page.
Is Egypt quieting down or is a permanent opposition to the governing authorities consolidating? Yesterday’s demonstrations lacked Continue →
“In her first speech since the Taliban in Pakistan tried to kill her for advocating education for girls, Malala Yousafzai celebrated her 16th birthday on Friday at the United Nations, appealing for compulsory free schooling for all children” [including for Continue →
Land, property theft & destruction / Ethnic cleansing / Apartheid / Restrictions on movement Israel to build 1,100 new settler homes in East Jerusalem JERUSALEM (AFP) 30 May -- Israel is preparing to build 1,100 new settler homes in occupied East Continue →
You’ve heard reports of drones the size of insects. A new video shows a flying robot the size of a quarter developed by engineers at Harvard.Related Entries May 5, 2013 How the Rich Benefited From the Recovery (While Continue →
By Bill Becker, via Huffington Post
In its new assessment of America’s infrastructure, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) found that much of it is aging and substandard. Among the systems needing repairs are dams, levees Continue →
Last night, President Obama told the nation his vision for the coming year.
We are disappointed that the president did not mention a plan to pursue a return to negotiations between the Israeli and Palestinian leadership. The Israeli-Palestinian conflict MUST be a priority for this Continue →
The river is nearly 1,000 miles long and almost 1,000 feet deep at points
By JASON KOEBLER | US News | January 18, 2013
The European Space Agency announced Thursday that it has taken high-definition pictures of an ancient river nearly 1,000 Continue →
In addition to Continue →
November 16th, 2012 | Edited by Benjamin Loehrke and Marianne Nari Continue →