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Under International Law, Drone Wars are Illegal

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.

A response to "Rethinking German Pacifism"

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

Grupos en América Latina se Movilizan Contra el Gasto Militar

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.

Advocating Humanitarian Access in Syria

Last Friday, the Fellowship of Reconciliation joined 36 other humanitarian, human rights, and peace organizations from 14 countries to call on the UN Security Council for full access for humanitarian assistance in Syria.

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The CIA’s Air War in Colombia

By Gina Spigarelli

On December 21, the Washington Post published a detailed investigative report by Dana Priest on covert CIA and NSA operations, still underway in Colombia, to kill high-ranking officers of FARC and ELN guerrillas.

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Lessons from a Peace Community and the Political Economy of Conflict

By Luke Finn

Originally published by North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA) blog.

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Johnson appointed director of the Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice

The Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice Appoints Executive Director

FOR’s recent acquitions integrated into Center and Library at Stony Point

FOR's Richard Deats needs our help

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.

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Drone Killing and Wars of Aggression are ILLEGAL!

Closing Argument in the Case of Hancock Protesters from October 25, 2012

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Testimony with Witness of APV Youth, Raz Mohammad

Testimony in the Case of Hancock Protesters from October 25, 2012