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Read @ProfPRogers latest blog post on our website https://www.commonwealnonviolence.org/blog/the-9-11-attacks-and-the-start-of-endless-war
Here's @ProfPRogers, Commonweal trustee, hosting the inspirational book launch for Angie Zelter's book Activism for Life, 'a memoir reflecting on a life dedicated to #activism and nonviolent protest'.
Video, 59 mins
#protest #nonviolence #policingbill
Why we need MORE peaceful #directaction:
'It has fallen to our generation to unite & fight for a truly free press, equality, freedom from racism – & above all, the right for our children to have a future...'
#PolicingBill #COP26 #BLM #reclaimthesestreets
By raising the nuclear stockpile ceiling to 260, the British government is increasing its nuclear stockpile by 40% and potentially sparking a new nuclear arms race. This is in complete disregard of the TPNW and a threat to peace. We cannot allow this to go ahead!
RIP Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet, who has died at the age of 101.
'When guns are roaring ... the Muses have no right/to be silent!'
#LawrenceFerlinghetti #peace #pacifism #poetry
For the musical peacemongers among you...
Hope the holidays have been as harmonious as possible for you all.
'All war is a symptom of man's failure as a thinking animal.' John Steinbeck
#war #NoMoreWar #peace #progress #solutions #conflictresolution
'...we are living in an economic system that survives and thrives when we are anxious – when we look inward and ask “what’s wrong with me?” rather than taking to the streets in protest...'
#neoliberalism #mentalhealth #economics #socialjustice #activism
'Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons just reached 50 ratifications. On 22 January 2021, the ban on nuclear weapons will come into force. The #nuclearban is here.'
Can we have your attention? 📢 WE GOT IT! 🙌 The UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons just reached 50 ratifications. On 22 January 2021, the ban on nuclear weapons will come into force. The #nuclearban is here.