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A non-military approach to the Syrian Conflict

A non-military approach to the Syrian Conflict

Editor’s note: Paul J. Magnarella holds a Ph.D. from Harvard, a law degree, and directs the Peace and Justice Studies program at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. The opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group. By Paul J. Magnarella The two and one-half year conflict […]

Defining Appropriate Action in Syria

Defining Appropriate Action in Syria

Editor’s note: The following is a commentary  by a full time practicing family physician who has been involved for many years in various efforts to seek peaceful methods of conflict resolution. The opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group. By Robert F. Dodge, M.D. The horrific use of […]

Recognizing ALL Our Laborers

Recognizing ALL Our Laborers

Editor’s note: The following is a cogent perspective on Labor Day and our most underpaid workers and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Laura Finley, Ph.D September 2 is Labor Day. And clearly, there is no better way to celebrate workers is to require […]

“Credibility” is Obsolete

“Credibility” is Obsolete

Editor’s note: The following is  an op-ed by Winslow Myers on the inadvisability of US attack on Syria and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Winslow Myers Lord have mercy, a half-century beyond the Cuban Missile Crisis and almost as many years beyond […]

War is Obsolete: Don’t Bomb Syria

War is Obsolete: Don’t Bomb Syria

Editor’s note: The following is an op-ed piece by a long-time peace activist and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Victor Bremson We are about to bomb Syria and we shouldn’t. It is pretty clear that Syria and the Middle East continue to be […]

Bombing for Peace: Oxymorons of Humanitarian War

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Bombing for Peace: Oxymorons of Humanitarian War

Editor’s note: The following is a comprehensive examination of US claims of other countries using chemical weapons, judged against our history. The following column is an opinion piece and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By John LaForge High altitude bombing and long-range missile attacks […]

Witness to war crimes: Our Genovese Syndrome again

Witness to war crimes: Our Genovese Syndrome again

Editor’s note: The following is an op-ed on Syria, on our democratic duties, and on watching our government go to war yet again. The following column is an opinion piece and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Tom H. Hastings How culpable is the […]

German Bomber Base Shut Down by Ambitious ‘Rhythm Beats Bombs’ Blockaders

German Bomber Base Shut Down by Ambitious ‘Rhythm Beats Bombs’ Blockaders

By John LaForge Büchel Air Force Base, Germany –  On August 11, more than 750 people converged here at the country’s largest joint US/German Luftwaffe air base – although U.S. bases at Spangdahlem and Ramstein are far bigger—to condemn the retention of 20 U.S. nuclear weapons, in open violation of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. In a […]

Egypt – Turn Off The Money

Egypt – Turn Off The Money

The following column is an opinion piece and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Glenn Mollette The United States and our President must come together today and stop all money flowing from our hard earned tax dollars to Egypt. Yes, I am […]

Clinging to Mass Violence

Clinging to Mass Violence

Historian Lawrence S. Wittner brings us his commentary on the hopelessness or the hope of violence and nonviolence. The following column is an opinion piece and the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and management of the Informer Media Group.  By Lawrence S. Wittner Is the human race determined to snuff […]

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