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Mr. Netanyahu Goes To Washington: War Criminal In Congress.

by Jerry Alatalo

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives John Boehner’s blatant breaking of foreign policy protocol in inviting Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to speak before Congress may backfire in ways unimagined by both Mr. 698 more words

Earth Matters

Empowering the Moderates in Iran

Today’s New York Times had a long OpEd by David Brooks that argued it is naive to negotiate with Iran. Brooks warns that, “It could be that Iranian leaders are as apocalyptically motivated, paranoid and dogmatically anti-American as their pronouncements suggest they are.” At least in my reading, Brooks implies that “could” should be replaced by “is.” 439 more words

Germany, France, and Most US Experts Against Arming Ukraine

With our nation edging closer to sending lethal aid to Ukraine, it would be well to consider why Angela Merkel, François Hollande, and two-thirds of the US experts surveyed by… 429 more words

Our March Newsletter

Here are the opening words from our Project Peace Newsletter for March.  Please click on the link at the end to see the full newsletter. 262 more words

Palestine

War and peace: Links & comments 2/27/15

In Midst of War, Ukraine Becomes Gateway for Jihad by Marcin Mamon for The Intercept.

Failed states, where governmental authority has collapsed, are ideal venues for warlords, organized crime and terrorists.  131 more words

International

Death Defying Gregory Peck-a-long

The ever effervescent Kirsty and I are going to be taking a week in August/September to blog about five of the same books, all of which we have in common on our dangerously teetering to-read piles. 181 more words

Books