Recent Articles

“Americans Don’t Flinch” – They Duck!by Kathy Kelly and Dan Pearson - June 24, 2010
Atrocities in Afghanistan: A Troubling Timetable *Updated*a partial list of tragic events in Afghanistan dating back to April 2009
Blessed Are The Peacemakers--But Not In AmericaSupreme Court decision limiting the right of free speech for human rights, humanitarian aid, and civil rights organizations
Unrest in Pakistan Moving Beyond the U.S. National Interest
UN Report: Drone Warfare Creates 'Playstation Mentality'A United Nations investigator has called on the U.S. to end deadly drone attacks, blaming the unmanned strikes for several hundred civilian deaths.
Twenty-Four Anti-Torture Activists Acquitted in Trial for Protest at the US Capitol Calling for Guantanamo's ClosureMembers of Voices for Creative Nonviolence among the acquitted
Activists disrupt Caterpillar shareholder meeting June 9th demonstration in Chicago
Kathy Kelly on the secret US war in Pakistan Excerpt from Democracy Now on June 10, 2010
Refusing to be IntimidatedYesterday, organizers from the Gaza Freedom March, Free Gaza Movement, and Code Pink voluntarily made ourselves available for arrest in Rep. Brad Sherman's offices on Capitol Hill.
Gaza flotilla activists were shot in head at close rangeExclusive: Nine Turkish men on board Mavi Marmara were shot a total of 30 times, autopsy results reveal
Kathy Kelly On GRITtv Kathy Kelly Speaks about her recent experiences in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Peaceable Assembly Update From IowaSeven Iowans were convicted of the crime of failure to comply with the directions of a police officer in US District Court in Des Moines June 8, 2010.
Letter From Kathy Breen, June 7 2010Update on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
The world cup of economic and military warfarePlausible alternatives to US policies in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Unarmed and CourageousEmergency Workers in Afghanistan
Free Gaza Flotilla Attacked by Israeli soldiers- 19 killed and dozens woundedProtests begin in Turkey, Islamabad and around the globe
Letter from Cathy Breen, May 24 2010Update on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
Revenge of the DronesSummary of U.S. Drone Strike in Pakistan
The Year of the DroneAn Analysis of U.S. Drone Strikes in Pakistan, 2004-1010
“I Want to Live with my Family”Some of the devastating effects of military offensives in Pakistan
Drones and Democracyeyewitness accounts of U.S. drone strikes in North Waziristan, Pakistan
From Prayer to Paralysis Story of an Afghan man's journey to Pakistan in search of medical treatment
Letter from Cathy Breen, May 16 2010Update on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
Letter from Cathy Breen, May 15 2010Update on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
Pressured from all sides in Pakistan’s Swat Valley Kathy Kelly and Joshua Brollier write from Pakistan
Drone warfare, part 2 Indiana's Connections to Drone Warfare, Part 2
Letter from Cathy Breen, May 12, 2010Update on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
Cathy Breen Writes from DamascusUpdate on the Iraqi Refugee Crisis from Damascus, Syria
IRAQ: State food aid package slashed
IRAQ: Health system needs years of work
PAKISTAN: Fresh displacements strain meagre aid resources
IRAQ: IDPs returning to Diyala Province in increasing numbers
Palestinians say “You Are Welcome” – Life Behind the Wall of Colonial OccupationRob Mulford of Alaska reflects upon lessons learned in the Occupied Palestinian Territories
Nine arrested at Senator Klobuchar’s office protesting Afghan war funding
Peaceable Assembly Campaign - 9 Arrested in Minnesota at Senator Klobuchar's Office
Six Occupy Sen. Grassley's Office - Iowa Peaceable Assembly Campaign3 more arrested in Des Moines
Afghanistan Withdrawal Timeline Bill To require a plan for the safe, orderly, and expeditious redeployment of United States Armed Forces from Afghanistan.
Charge against mother of youthful war protester droppedRenee Espeland cleared of "contributing to the deliquency of a minor"
Hoosier Robot KillersIndiana’s connections to drone warfare
Minnesota Peaceable Assembly Campaign continues to organize, continues resistanceSix arrested in Al Franken's office
Christine Gaunt and Frankie Hughes arrested for Trespassing in Senator Tom Harkin’s office Frankie’s mom, Renee Espeland, arrested for “contributing to the delinquency of a minor”
Advice for President Obama? Kathy Kelly at the 2010 Pax Christi Michigan State Conference
Activists embrace nonviolence in world’s hot spotsVoices in the news
PacifiedKathy Kelly writes about civilian atrocities in Afghanistan
Central Cell Block- Washington, DCConnecting the dots between Guantanamo and the U.S. prison industrial complex
United solidarity with Gaza Philip Rizk offers constructive criticism of the GFM and future chances for international solidarity
"The Coming Revolt of the Guards" Thoughts from Dane Co. Jail
Decency and StrengthKathy Kelly reflects on the interconnections between homelessness and militarism
Blackwater's Youngest VictimBlackwater employees killings.