The Peace Resource

Writing, Organizing, & Creative Arts

Palestine | News and Headlines – Aug 30, 2014

“Blockading Gaza is illegal. Doing so is an act of war. It’s a crime against humanity. Israel remains unaccountable.”
http://thewordsmithcollection.wordpress.com/2014/07/30/debunking-the-myths-about-gaza/

August 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

More than 500 children murdered in 50 days. For What?

After 50 days of the Gaza conflict, more than 2,100 people were killed, most of them civilians, including about 500 children.

August 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

See This!

“But we do outnumber the billionaires by about 300 million people strong.”

Does that give you any ideas?

November 2014 is an important date.

August 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

False Choices: Tell us what you think…

“We must secure the peace, seek justice, reduce munitions, and preserve freedom while restoring civil rights at home, and international collaboration abroad. We can restore infrastructure, revitalize our people and build bridges to a sustainable future.”

August 27, 2014 · 6 Comments

Where do we go from here? ~OO~

“Trillions of dollars currently “invested” in war, munitions, insurance cartels, overseas accounts and other forms of corporate welfare, can be redirected and put into more sustainable and productive investments: functioning schools, non-profit health care delivery, responsive government, hospitals, research and development, housing, parks, libraries, foundations, ports, bridges, railroads, electrical grids, environmental maintenance, exploration (oceans, space projects, interplanetary possibilities, and scientific research.”

August 22, 2014 · 4 Comments

Heartless: The Mike Brown Murder

“There are no “complexities” involved when a white cop shoots an unarmed black kid between six and ten times.
According to multiple eyewitnesses, this was a street execution.”

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Portland’s March to End the Assault on Gaza

Video by Mahmood Kamal July 29 at 5:55pm Portland’s March to End the Assault on Gaza 24-7-2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkhXxVuHhpo Published on Jul 29, 2014 Around 1250 were rallying and marching through … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment