Action for Peace, 12 years later...

"The moment is now. There is, as a great one said, such a thing as being too late."

Climate crisis news

"Project Unspeakable"

a theatrical work on the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy. more...

Transition Times Blog

We are in a time of transition -- which way will it go? Follow this excellent blog from Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez: latest entry

The Economics of Happiness On Demand

Local Futures is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of cultural and biological diversity, and the strengthening of local communities and economies worldwide

Who's got what in the USA?

Millions of people have watched this video on Wealth Inequality in America.

News from Africa

Through the voices of the peoples of Africa and the global South, Pambazuka Press and Pambazuka News disseminate analysis and debate on the struggle for freedom and justice. »Dust from our Eyes: An Unblinkered Look at Africa« by Joan Baxter. She discusses book here

"Money or Life: What makes us really rich"

Now in English! Free download (39 pages pdf) of a German essay by Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen on our relationship with the money economy -- and alternatives.

International Blogs

See Virtual Vita Nuova Jasmina Tešanović,  Serbian author, political activist (Women in Black, Code Pink), translator, and filmmaker.

Welcome to the Women and Life on Earth internet project

Women's Int'l League for Peace and Freedom 2015 Conference: Uniting a Global Movement of Women’s Power to Stop War

on women and peace, ecology and global justice. Remembering the 1979-82 Women and Life on Earth network based on ecological feminism. more  From 2002-2012 we were based in Germany, with contacts worldwide. With our archive in Berlin, we are ready to build in North America.

 

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January 30, 2015

"This is What Leadership looks Like"

#BlackLivesMatter: Lessons from a Leader-ful Movement: "A new civil rights movement with bold new leadership is emerging, and there is already a lot to be learned from these efforts, and much to celebrate." [more...]

January 29, 2015

80 People Own Half The World's Wealth

"Eighty people hold the same amount of wealth as the world’s 3.6 billion poorest people, according to an analysis just released from Oxfam." [more...]

January 26, 2015

Egypt: Crackdown on 4th anniversary of 'Arab Spring'

"Socialist and poet Shaimaa al-Sabbagh was one of several demonstrators reportedly killed by police over the weekend." [more...]

January 25, 2015

‘We are fed up!’: Thousands march against TTIP & GMOs in Berlin

"A broad alliance of farmers, ethical consumers, and anti-capitalist activists staged a march through Berlin that numbered up to 50,000, to denounce the proposed TTIP treaty between the US and EU, and mass farming technologies." [more...]

January 21, 2015

Responses to Pres. Obama's State of the Union address

Common Dreams offers the entire text of the speech, with pointed twitter comments from progressive and peace voices. See other women's voices too. [more...]

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