this video shows Nelson Mandela speaking at the Women's Forum on US Nuclear Weapons policy and history. (2 minutes).
Countering War Propaganda
Joseph Gerson, article on the U.S. Nuclear Arsenal, interview in Morning Star, in London, 11.13.23
Joseph Gerson interviewed on his seminal book, Empire and the Bomb: how the U.S. uses nuclear weapons to dominate the world.
The Dehumanization of War, by Robert Koehler, 11.12.23
UKRAINE WAR AND THE RISK OF NUCLEAR WAR:
“This is a War of Propaganda:” John Pilger on Ukraine and Assange | Talking Post with Yonden Lhatoo, 20 minutes
(article in journalist Hersch's Substack Newsletter.)
Propaganda in the Ukrainian Proxy-War, w/ Noam Chomsky, Alexander Mercouris and Glenn Diesen, from the Duran (52 minutes).
Ukraine: Scott Ritter, Daniel Ellsberg, Mathew Hoh: https://youtube.com/watch?v=eqrCrX7nC58&feature=share
Doctor John Campbell, UK health expert
(294) European nuclear risk - YouTube
“War Made Easy” Film Panel Discussion featuring Norman Solomon, Dennis Kucinich, Kathy Kelly & More, by RootsAction.org on 3/21/23,
an online in depth discussion of the war on Iraq, the media, and wars today.
The film “War Made Easy: How Presidents and the Pundits keep spinning us to death”” is still available for viewing on Youtube. (1 hour, 9 minutes.)
(18) War Made Easy - YouTube
Propaganda in the Ukrainian Proxy-War, w/ Noam Chomsky, Alexander Mercouris and Glenn Diesen, from the Duran
In Ukraine, US. fears “unacceptable” ceasefire, March 20,2023, by Aaron Mate
Ukrainian Pacifist Movement:
https://mobile.twitter.com/sheliazhenko in article by Codepink's Marcy Winograd, Antiwar.com, January 17, 2023, in this excerpt asked Yurii to describe the pacifist, antiwar movement in Ukraine
Ukrainian Pacifist Movement: An Interview With Its Leader Yurii Sheliazhenko - World BEYOND War
Jeremy Corbyn, Ilhan Omar join hundreds calling for an end of war in Yemen | Middle East Eye
75+ US organizations endorse protests against war on Yemen this month | Al Mayadeen English
Consequences of school shootings and this uniquely American problem that also illustrates the costs of war: https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/interactive/2023/ar-15-damage-to-human-body/
Women in South Africa's Struggle Against Apartheid: Resource Page - Just World Educational
Richard Wolff: Why the Economic Crisis Deepens: on the decline of the U.S. empire and the denial of U.S.. Feb. 2.23 57 minutes.
"americas without sanctions"
Economic warfare, economic sanctions
Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua
here is a recent article by Jeffrey Sachs that gives good info: https://www.commondreams.org/opinion/path-to-peace-in-ukraine
I find this article to be a great pushback against the “Putin apologist” trope:
And a great speech by Gerry Condon of V4P at a California peace march the same day as our VT protest: https://popularresistance.org/why-veterans-are-calling-for-peace-in-ukraine/
the march against NATO in DC in July: http://nonatoyespeace.org/
"On the Beach"
Retired Army Major Danny Sjursen’s book, Patriotic Dissent: America in the Age of Endless War:
Chris Hedges’ book, "War is a Force that Gives us Meaning"