Environment
What the Latest Keystone XL Delay Really Means | InsideClimate News

What the Latest Keystone XL Delay Really Means | InsideClimate News

The passage of time may shift the debate to two substantive issues: the pipeline's effect…

How can we feed two billion people without overwhelming the planet? | National Geographic

How can we feed two billion people without overwhelming the planet? | National Geographic

By 2050 we’ll need to feed two billion more people. How can we do that…

UN Panel: Renewables, Not Nukes, Can Solve Climate Crisis | The Progressive

UN Panel: Renewables, Not Nukes, Can Solve Climate Crisis | The Progressive

by Harvey Wasserman The authoritative Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has left zero doubt that…

Peace

Call for submissions from students, high school and up: Voices of Tomorrow | Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' "Voices of Tomorrow" competition features regular essays, op-ed articles,…

NED’s Chickens Come Home to Roost by Patrick J. Buchanan | Antiwar.com

When Ronald Reagan called the Soviet Empire an “evil empire,” the phrase reflected his conviction…

Ex-BP manager settles with SEC over Gulf oil spill insider trading charges | RT USA

Former BP crisis manager Keith A. Seilhan has settled with the SEC after facing insider…

Events

Pivoting for Peace in Asia/Pacific 9:30-5 April 19, Boston

Pivoting for Peace in Asia/Pacific CHALLENGING US MILITARISM AND CORPORATE DOMINANCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS Hideki Yoshikawa,…

Medea Benjamin to Receive the 2014 Gandhi Peace Award | Peacenews.org

Medea Benjamin to Receive the 2014 Gandhi Peace Award | Peacenews.org

  The 2014 Gandhi Peace Award will be presented to activist Medea Benjamin on Wednesday,…

Town Hall Meeting on Ukraine with U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, New Haven

Town Hall Meeting on Ukraine with U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, New Haven

Chris Murphy’s office is hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Ukraine in New Haven next…

The Untold Story of The United States in Korea — A film by Regis Tremblay, 2 p.m. April 12, New Haven

The Untold Story of The United States in Korea — A film by Regis Tremblay, 2 p.m. April 12, New Haven

New Haven Free Public Library Saturday, April 12, 2014, 2 p.m. Corner Elm & Temple…

Tune in to a discussion on peace | Vision of Humanity

The Hive is hosting a live discussion about the attitudes, institutions and structures that underpin…

Nader Takes on Harold Koh at Yale Law School 4-7 p.m. April 1

‘Showdown for Democracy: Lawyers, Whistle Blowers and the National Security State’ with Edward Snowden’s lawyer, Jesselyn Radack, April 1, New Haven

Middle East

Why a Regional Security Force Will Not Work in Afghanistan | The Diplomat

Ultimately, the only way to genuine and sustainable peace in Afghanistan is to strengthen ANSF. The only realistic role of…

oting with Their Feet in Afghanistan | Voices for Creative Nonviolence

oting with Their Feet in Afghanistan | Voices for Creative Nonviolence

On the 28th of March, 2014, at about 4 p.m., the Afghan Peace Volunteers heard a loud explosion nearby. For…

The Barely Known Story of Israel’s Treatment of Non-Jewish Africans – David Sheen | The Struggle Podcast

Tens of thousands of African refugees have come into Israel and asked for their rights under international law. Israel refuses…

Lobby Fights To Boycott, Sanction & Divest From Free Speech | Tikkun Daily

Donors across the country, organized by AIPAC and other components of the Netanyahu lobby, are threatening to cut…

Israel closes embassies all over the world as diplomats go on indefinite strike | RT News

Employees of Israel's Foreign Ministry went on an all-out strike Sunday for the first time in the country’s…

Disarmament

Obama Orders Up More Money for Nukes, Less to Keep Them in Safe Hands | Mother Jones

The administration's proposed 2015 budget reduces the National Nuclear Security Administration's $790 million in spending…

Irresponsible Spending on Nuclear Weapons Infrastructure | FCNL

Hundreds of millions of tax dollars have been wasted on U.S. nuclear weapons infrastructure—again. The…

Looking beyond the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit | SIPRI

Looking beyond the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit | SIPRI

At the end of the Summit today, world leaders are expected to issue an action…

News from the Humanitarian Impacts of Nuclear Weapons Conference In Nayarit, Mexico, Part 2 | PSR

Speakers at the Humanitarian Impacts of Nuclear Weapons conference continued their depiction of the medical…

Nukes are Nuts | Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

Nukes are Nuts | Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

Nuclear Age Peace Foundation is almost half-way to their goal on their Indiegogo campaign --…