Matthew Hoh: JFK’s American University Speech and the Peace Movement Today

Online Event

Matthew Hoh is the Associate Director of the Eisenhower Media Network, an organization of expert former military, intelligence, and civilian national security officials who seek to reach broad, cross-partisan audiences in diverse media outlets and among the American people – who increasingly sense that U.S. [...]

Global NATO: History, Doctrines, Expansion, Wars & Future

Online Event

Before & Beyond Ukraine & Vilnius The NATO alliance will make plans to continue the Ukraine war and to continue its global expansion at its summit in Vilnius, Lithuania, July 11-12.   Presidents Biden, Macron of France, Erdogan of Turkey, Zelenskyy of Ukraine, Yoon Suk Yeol [...]

War Made Invisible: Norman Solomon

Online Event

In its starred review of War Made Invisible, Kirkus Reviews called the book “a powerful, necessary indictment of efforts to disguise the human toll of American foreign policy” and “an incisive and provocative overview of the consequences of the media’s appalling failures in making important [...]

Why Are We in Ukraine? with Benjamin Schwarz

Online Event

Monday July 24th @ 7pm ET Why are we in Ukraine?  Over 16 months after the February 22nd invasion of Ukraine it's one of the questions we're all asking ourselves. That's the question that author and editor Benjamin Schwarz and his colleague Christopher Layne sought [...]

Philippine Human Rights Infoshop

Online Event

The six years of the Duterte presidency in the Philippings had brought about the bloodiest drug war the country has ever seen, with over 30,000 dead in extra-judicial killings. Now, being succeeded by the son of a dictator, Ferdinand Marcos Jr., the country continues its [...]

JFK’s Peace Speech and the Climate Crisis

Online Event

Jim Janko has been a member of Veterans for Peace since 2002. In 1969, he was drafted into the Viet Nam War and served as a combat medic in an infantry battalion commanded by Colonel George Armstrong Custer III. His medals include the Bronze Star for [...]

UN Decade/ Reparations/ No to NATO Solidarity

Community Church of Boston 565 Boylston St, Boston

Attendees will have the option to attend this event either in person or via Zoom. A sign-up link for this event's Zoom can be found below. Theresa El-Amin will address the UN sponsored International Decade for People of African Descent (2015-2024), the call for Reparations, and [...]

South Korean Democracy in Crisis

Online Event

Since assuming office, the administration of President Yoon Suk Yeol carried out many actions that have undermined ongoing struggles for peace, justice, and democracy in South Korea, including expanding costly and provocative U.S.-ROK military exercises, heightening tensions with North Korea, rolling back workers’ rights, and [...]

Joseph Gerson and Margaret Engel Report Back from Seoul, Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Online Event

In August commemorative and peace building conferences were held in South Korea on the 70 th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice Agreement. The International World Conference against A- &H- Bombs was held in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Meanwhile President Biden held a summit with Japanese [...]

Women say No to NATO: Global Women for Peace

Online Event

In March 2023, as NATO prepared for its summit in Vilnius, Lithuania on July 11th and 12th, women from across the world got together online to discuss the upcoming summit and to prepare an action plan, an action plan that as well as saying No [...]

If a Speech can Change the World, We Need JFK’s Speech Today

Online Event

Our world edges closer and closer to nuclear catastrophe as the U.S. pursues conflicts with Russia and China. Can President Kennedy's American University Speech on world peace help us redefine what true security means and find a path to achieve it? During the run-up to [...]

NATO/Militarism in Africa – Women Speak Out

Online NATO expands into Africa as US bullies the continent into more militarism. Since the end of the last century with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the disappearance of the Soviet Union, NATO is on the move. Its “out of area” military operation [...]

South Korea Election Preview

Online Webinar MA, United States

U.S. Imperialism, Northeast Asian Security Crisis, and the Politics of Repression in South Korea Since the launching of far-right President Yoon Suk-yeol administration in 2022, the relationship between South Korea and North Korea has continued to deteriorate markedly, leading to heightened concerns about regional security [...]

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