On January 31, I made the following argument before a Court in the town of DeWitt where I was charged with Disorderly Conduct for protesting the MQ9 Reaper drones flown from Hancock Base over Afghanistan. I argue that the War on Terror is illegal under International Law and drone attacks in particular violate both Human Rights Law and Humanitarian Law.
In late 2013, a well-known German journalist named Jochen Bittner (his byline appears regularly in Die Zeit and Time) published an op-ed article in The New York Times titled “Rethinking German Pacifism.” It begins provocatively, “Would the Germany of today help liberate the
Una participación sin precedentes se vió en América, durante la tercera jornada del Día de Acción Global contra el Gasto Militar, llevada a cabo el 15 de abril de 2013.
By Luke Finn
Originally published by North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA) blog.
To people around the world, Richard Deats has long been recognized as the face of the Fellowship of Reconciliation. Richard served on FOR’s national staff from 1972 to 2005, which included two terms as executive director, a long stint as director of interfaith relations, and a dozen years as editor of Fellowship magazine.
Closing Argument in the Case of Hancock Protesters from October 25, 2012