Nonviolence

25.02.2015 Redaccion Ecuador

Telephone shutdown in R.D. Congo puts women in danger

Telephone shutdown in R.D. Congo puts women in danger

Words and photos by LolaMora Productions Between the 20th of January and the 8th of February, Gislaine’s income dropped by 50 dollars a day – usually she takes between 70 and 90 dollars – from her business recharging mobile phones. The blame for this loss fell on the government which … »

24.02.2015 Human Wrongs Watch

Take action to Orange your day also on 25 February!

Take action to Orange your day also on 25 February!

Human Wrongs Watch The UN Secretary-General’s UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign, managed by UN Women, has proclaimed every 25th of the month as “Orange Day” – a day to take action to raise awareness and prevent violence against women and girls.* Initiated and … »

11.02.2015 Robert Burrowes

Terrorism: Ultimate Weapon of the Global Elite

Terrorism: Ultimate Weapon of the Global Elite

The usual definition of a ‘terrorist’ is simple: a person who uses violence in the pursuit of a political objective. By this definition, the two major categories of terrorist are those political leaders who perpetrate state terror by attacking other countries (ranging from launching a war, perhaps following a false … »

07.02.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

War is the failure of humanity

War is the failure of humanity

There are no “good” wars! Despite what Tom Brokaw writes, there was no “greatest generation”* that fought World War II. The generation of the 60s, that protested the Vietnam War, was far more aware, and, in that sense, “greater.” Every war is a failure—of leadership; common sense; “policy”; concepts of … »

03.02.2015 Pressenza New York

Stand on Japanese Hostage Crisis

Stand on Japanese Hostage Crisis

By Emiko Nagano – Japanese Version There is no word to describe the sadness, the shock, and the anger Japanese are experiencing in the wake of cruel execution of the Japanese hostages by ISIS. Try to understand why and how this had to happen leads to complex, multi-layered global … »

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