Nuclear Disarmament

The Ongoing Fight for Nuclear Disarmament

by Jerald Ross, Sofia Wolman, & Steve Gallant While countless other life and death issues of peace and justice are of critical importance, nuclear weapons still remain an existential threat to peace and all life.  After a near death experience under the Trump administration (no […]

Latin America

US Sanctions and Venezuela’s Economy

by Tyrin Douangvichit As of January 22, 2021, the Treasury Department had imposed sanctions on roughly 166 Venezuelan or Venezuelan-connected individuals and the State Department had revoked the visas of more than 1,000 individuals and their families (FAS.org, Congressional Research Service). The current discourse on […]

Julia Ward Howe
Peace Economy

Mother’s Day Proclamation

The “Appeal to womanhood throughout the world” (later known as “Mother’s Day Proclamation”) by Julia Ward Howe was an appeal for women to unite for peace in the world. by Julia Ward Howe, 1870 Arise, all women who have hearts, whether your baptism be that […]