Category Archives: Peacemaking

Brothers and Sisters in the Military: Refuse to Fight! Refuse to Kill!

Dear Friends, It is November 11 again, Veteran’s Day here in the United States. This date was first proclaimed “Armistice Day” in 1919 by Woodrow Wilson because at 11:11 am, on November 11, 1918, the armistice was signed that ended … Continue reading

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Jim’s January Missive 1: Return to Palestine and MLK’s Revolutionary Radicalism

I sent this approximately monthly missive out the morning of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday to a list I haveĀ of old and new friends and family. I will be re-posting them here so others can see them, and also so … Continue reading

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Larger Questions I Want to Ask Right

I AM TIRED AND FRUSTRATED BY THE RECURRING, AND INCREASINGLY DIFFICULT, TASK TO REASSURE SOMEONE THAT I AM NOT JUST BASHING THE UNITED STATES OR CAPITALISM OR BARACK OBAMA WHEN I BRING UP DEADLY AND ESCALATING VIOLENT CONTRADICTIONS IN US … Continue reading

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Right on JVP! We officially support the BDS call from Palestinian civil society!

I am prouder than ever of Jewish Voice for Peace for taking the time we needed (Okay, it was a little late in coming by some measures, but not by others.) to come to a clearer, more definitive and full … Continue reading

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Moving from 2014 into 2015!

December 31, 2014 Dear Friend of Justice and Peace, This is the traditional time of year for expressions of gratitude. Certainly, for people from the United States, Thanksgiving and December are important times to celebrate forgiveness and hope, to be … Continue reading

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Waging Peace by David Hartsough: Book Review by Jim Haber

Waging Peace: Global Adventures of A Lifelong Activist by David Hartsough with Joyce Hollyday PM Press, Oakland, California, 2014 Reviewed by Jim Haber David Hartsough has repeatedly put his body on the line in the name of peace,been seriously threatened … Continue reading

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