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    The Green Party has continually opposed entry into war and has consistently called for the immediate return of our troops, in stark contrast to the Democratic and Republican parties.
    Today we march, tomorrow we vote Green Party.

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    Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? eBook

    Reflections on Occupy Wall Street, with photos, fun, and good wishes for the future. eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? (Only $.99 !) In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.The collection of essays and blog posts records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present.  Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder were early supporters of Occupy, using their internet platforms to communicate the changes being created by the American Autumn.

    The eBook is currently available on Amazon for Kindle;  Barnes & Noble Nook ; Smashwords independent eBook seller; and a Kobo for 99 cents and anyone can read it using their Kindle/Nook Reader, smart phone, or computer.

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Bring Peace to your Town

The Bring the War $$ Home resolution passed by the US Conference of Mayors on June 20, 2011 is sparking a grassroots movement to end the wars in the Middle East and Africa and re-direct the funds to domestic priorities.  The resolution uses cautious language, stating a “drawdown of troops should be done in a measured way…” […]

Obama: Declaration of Thingamajig

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWB2G9reo2I&feature=player_embedded] Barack Obama holds forth on the legality of various conflicty thingamajigs. Take a closer look at Libya, Yemen and Pakistan after the president delivers his address on Afghanistan and Iraq. A Mark Fiore political animation.

With 36,000 Troops Set to Deploy in 2011, Is Permanent War on the Horizon?

As the US war in Afghanistan spreads toward Pakistan and the strategy drifts to Counter Terrorism (CT), there is no deescalation in sight. In fact, it is increasingly clear that the White House has little intention to significantly draw down troops in July of this year, as promised in President Obama’s West Point speech. via […]

MLK to O: We Must End Our Violence Abroad and At-Home

Ian writes: Today’s shooting in Arizona of Congresswoman Giffords is an awful reminder of why violence is not the answer to political disagreements.  Dr. King was widely criticized, including on the editorial pages of the New York Times, for broadening his speeches from only violence at home to include  violence abroad. In a famous speech, […]

United for Peace and Justice Issues Weekly Afghanistan War Reports; Nation Interviews Matthew Hoh (via Peace and Justice Online)

A recent edition of United for Peace and Justice’s  “Afghanistan War Weekly” notes that President Obama has “reaffirmed his commitment to ‘win’ the war.”  The report also points out that much of President Obama’s recent speech, as well as the Executive Summary of the administration’s annual report, discusses Pakistan’s crit … Read More via Peace […]

To Obama: Pete Seeger’s “Bring ’em Home” video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4-w2FYIJbw&feature=related] Earn the Peace Prize or send it back!  Bring’em home from Iraq, Afganistan and Pakistan.  Close the THOUSAND useless military bases we have around the world. Bring’em Home!  

DN! Does Opposing “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Bolster US Militarism? A Debate with Lt. Dan Choi and Queer Activist Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore

We host a debate on whether the queer rights movement should be focused on repealing the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell law between Lt. Dan Choi and queer antiwar activist and writer Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore. Celebrating the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Sycamore says, only makes progressive movements in the US complicit with American wars […]

Green Party Seeks Peace on September 11th

Today we remember the losses of September 11, 2001, and re-commit ourselves to building a nation of peace, justice, human rights, and stability through our continued growth as an alternative to two administrations of war. The Green Party Seeks Peace on September 11, 2010 On the ninth anniversary of September 11th, 2001, the Green Party […]

Green Party: Don’t Turn the Page on Iraq – Return the Book

President Obama said that it is “time to turn the page” on the occupation of Iraq.  The Green Party has been working for years to end this destructive war and looks forward to the day when all our troops have left. But we know that we cannot simply “turn the page” and turn attention elsewhere. […]

Deshefy (G-CT) Blasts Courtney’s Anti-Peace Vote

Green Party candidate for the Second Congressional District Scott Deshefy (CT) blasted Democrat Joe Courtney for voting against a resolution pulling troops out of Pakistan. The Green Party of the U.S. had been urging Congress to pass House Resolution 301 to remove US forces from Pakistan. The  resolution was introduced by Reps. Dennis Kucinich (D-Oh.) […]

Citing Wikileaks revelations, Green Party urges Congress to pass Kucinich-Paul bill to withdraw US troops from Pakistan

Obama’s plan to send US troops into Pakistan will turn the war into a greater regional conflict 2008 Green presidential nominee Cynthia McKinney leaves on Bike4Peace 2010 cross-country tour Green Party leaders and candidates are urging Congress to pass House Resolution 301 to remove US forces from Pakistan.  The privileged resolution was introduced by Reps. […]

An American-educated Pakistani woman on trial in New York

KW: I heard this story on the radio on Democracy Now! The part that made me saddest was that the family said that this woman probably has mental health issues such as post traumatic stress. And, she does not want to come to court everyday, because going involves a series of humiliating cavity searches. It […]

Earthquake: More bad news for Afghanistan and Pakistan

Isn’t it interesting that while the American government continues to pummel Afghanistan, mother nature can shake up the folks on all sides? Meditations, prayer, and good thinking towards the people affected. The AP reports that buildings in Afghanistan and Pakistan were shaken by an earthquake today. An article from India is: here. It says the […]

Veterans For Peace Long Island calendar

(Note: On September 12th, there are two more places in a van to Philly to protest against the Army Experience Center at the mall. And, if you are not going to Philly, you could come to the PeaceSmiths fundraiser… – KW) Greetings Members and supporters, Hope all is well and everyone is re-energized for an […]