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2018 Fourth Warmest Year

Feb. 6, 2019

"Earth's global surface temperatures in 2018 were the fourth warmest since 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)."

Source, with 1:22 min. video on warming, 1880-2018

 

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) is a coalition of non-governmental organizations in one hundred countries promoting adherence to and implementation of the United Nations nuclear weapon ban treaty. This landmark global agreement was adopted in New York on 7 July 2017.

Keepers of the Fire: Fostering Dialogue to Change Sexism

Free download of 33 p. booklet by Sarah Pirtle, Traprock Center for Peace & Justice   (more)

A Vision for Black Lives

Who's got what in the USA?

Millions of people have watched this video on Wealth Inequality in America.

"Project Unspeakable"

a theatrical work on the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy. more...

Transition Times Blog

We are in a time of transition -- which way will it go? Follow this excellent blog from Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez: latest entry

"Money or Life: What makes us really rich"

Now in English! Free download (39 pages pdf) of a German essay by Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen on our relationship with the money economy -- and alternatives.

Welcome to the Women and Life on Earth internet project

on women and peace, ecology and global justice worldwide. more 
Active in Germany for a decade, we continue as part of the Traprock Center for Peace & Justice, based in Western Massachusetts. Follow our reports on the most recent UN climate conference and movement for a fair solar transition at the front page of the Traprock website.



Germán, co-founder of The Multicultural Classroom Consulting, said teaching racism “isn’t about being trendy or simply ‘doing the right thing.’... [It’s] about life and death, and we must teach in a way where people stop killing each other. We must teach in a way where marginalized communities are humanized and celebrated for their power and wholeness.” ---From Speak Up! Resources

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February 11, 2019

Speak Up: Opening A Dialogue with Youth About Racism

From the USC Rossier School of Education online master’s in school counseling program, a valuable teaching resource and important analysis for all. [more...]

January 31, 2019

No coup in Venezuela!

January 24, 2019 - CODEPINK’s Medea Benjamin disrupted Mike Pompeo speaking today at Organization of American States in DC to protest U.S. administration support the coup taking place in Venezuela. Her sign read “OAS: Don’t Support a Coup in Venezuela.” [more...]

January 20, 2019

"Time to Break the Silence on Palestine"

"Reading King’s speech at Riverside more than 50 years later, I am left with little doubt that his teachings and message require us to speak out passionately against the human rights crisis in Israel-Palestine..." [more...]

January 20, 2019

NATO anniversary is an affront to Dr. Martin Luther King

Popular Resistance Newsletter, January 20, 2019. [more...]

January 03, 2019

Why Sustainable Agriculture Should Support A Green New Deal

"The sustainable agriculture movement with our many organizations and individuals – farmers, foodies, ngos, faith groups and enviros together with farmworkers, food chain workers and their advocates – should become active shapers of the food and agriculture aspects of the Green New Deal," writes Elizabeth Henderson [more...]

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