Medea Benjamin, the co-founder of Code Pink, sits down with Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV on the eve of the largest Climate march in history to discuss the climate justice. “”If you care about the planet, you care about people, workers, immigrants, and you care about whether we are destroying the planet whether by polluting or by polluting through war, says Benjamin, who went on to describe the founding of Code Pink as a climate Justice group. “We started as a group of women who came together around the environment. We were called Unreasonable Women for the planet.”
How do you get someone - in this case the Sunnis - to cooperate rather than fight when they have been systematically persecuted by the Shiite al-Maliki regime? How do you expect the Sunnis to agree to participate in a "national unity government" if they are being bombed by those who they are supposed to come together in unity with?
http://youtu.be/w2B9gh-NeAQ As Margret Flowers and Kevin Zeese put it in their recent article, Can Peace Movement End US Empire? "Can this experience be the beginning of a transformation of US foreign policy? Is our nation capable of ceasing the never-ending wars of the post 9/11 world? Can we face up to the history of American [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ucr1Tl0ju-A Support Acronym TV with as little as $1/month Stories covered in this episode of the Resistance Report 1. NYPD Sucker Punches Protester Calling For CUNY To Drop Gen. David Petraeus Earlier this week, the NYPD violently cracked down on a group of non-violent protesters who oppose Petraeus teaching at the college, with police shown here [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6l7merFlGdM Get American Autumn: an Occudoc & pay any price! Stories covered in this Resistance Report: Segment 1: Rejecting American Exceptionalism In invoking American Exceptionalism as a reason we should intervene in Syria. President Obama is invoking the same principle that self empowers us remain “the greatest purveyors of violence on Earth today.” Segment 2: Occupy [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jscujvJp_IE John Kerry learned the hard way that you should not play chess with the Russians. Early this morning, The Associated Press reported that Syria's Foreign Minister has said his country has accepted a Russian proposal to relinquish control of its chemical arms stores. Well what do you know? The United States Government, which would [...]