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Addicted To War – http://addictedtowar.com/ Los Angeles-based peace and justice activist, Frank Dorrel, publishes Joel Andreas’ thought-provoking, wonderfully readable, and informative comic-book style “Addicted to War:  Why the US Can’t Kick Militarism”.  Packed with historical photographs and quotes from people in the military, the government, and big business, Addicted to War explains who benefits from these military adventures, who pays, and who dies.

 

Arlington West http://www.arlingtonwestsantamonica.org/ Each Sunday from sunrise to sunset, a temporary memorial appears next to the world-famous pier at Santa Monica, California. This memorial, known as Arlington West, a project of Veterans For Peace, offers visitors a graceful, visually and emotionally powerful, place for reflection.

 

Artists for Peace and Justice – http://www.apjnow.org/  Artists for Peace and Justice, established in early 2009, is a fundraising effort founded by Paul Haggis and friends that encourages peace and social justice and addresses issues of poverty and enfranchisement in communities around the world.

Be On Our Side – http://www.twopeoplesonefuture.org/ U.S. military aid to Israel is a barrier to peace. This aid sustains Israel’s occupation of Palestinian land and buys weapons used against Palestinian civilians. Has U.S. military aid to Israel over the past six decades advanced the prospects for peace?

Close Gitmo – CloseGitmo.net – Find information about fasts, events, and actions that you can take to help close the torture chamber that is Guantanamo Bay prison.

CodePink – http://www.codepink4peace.org/ CodePink is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement working to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, stop new wars, and redirect our resources into healthcare, education, green jobs and other life-affirming activities.

Ivan’s Place http://www.williamgbecker.com/ From essays on justice, peace, the environment and conservation, to captivating photos of the world around us, this amazing site is a beautiful testament to the passions of Bill Becker and his work and wisdom on the important issues of our day.

No More Victims – http://www.nomorevictims.org/   No More Victims works to pair communities across the country with war-injured Iraqi children for medical care in an effort to advocate and educate for Peace.  NMV is currently working on a documentary about the children, their stories, and the work of NMV; and advising communities who would like to form similar groups based on the NMV model.

Veterans for Peace – http://www.veteransforpeace.org/  Veterans for Peace is a national organization which includes men and women veterans of all eras and duty stations spanning the Spanish Civil War veterans of all eras and duty stations spanning the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), World War II, the Korean, Vietnam, Gulf and current Iraq wars as well as other conflicts.  Our collective experience tells us wars are easy to start and hard to stop and that those hurt are often the innocent.

We Women Warriors http://www.wewomenwarriors.com  WE WOMEN WARRIORS is an independent documentary that follows three brave and remarkable native women in Colombia as they nonviolently defend their autonomy amid ongoing warfare.

 

Wikileaks  – http://www.wikileaks.de/ WikiLeaks is a non-profit media organization dedicated to bringing important news and information to the public.

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