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Who is the Enemy?
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Malkin Everyone wants to be happy and to fulfill their dreams. For many who live in war zones, prisons, and places of poverty, those ...

New And Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Molly Marsh A New Season A New Season Hitting midlife can bring angst, lots of it. Dale Hanson Bourke’ ...

The Baghdad Four
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger More than 100 Palestinians from the village of At-Tuwani, including these children, attended a vigil in December for fo ...

Women's Work
Originally Posted: 03/20/2013 - 1:09pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Members of Women’s Will, an Iraqi human rights organization, demonstrate outside the Ministry of Human Rights in Baghda ...

Falsehoods and the Iraq War
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The warring factions in Iraq are engaged in a civil war that the U.S. occupation is only making worse. ...

Troops Come Home Now
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:32am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Troops Come Home Now Troops Come Home Now Religious leaders—inclu ...

Counting the Cost
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

George A. Lopez Telling the truth about civilians killed. John Howard Yoder often asserted tha ...

Under IMF's Thumb
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Elizabeth Palmberg Rich countries have decided to control Iraq the old-fashioned way. A recent ...

News Bites
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz Grand Gestures. Grand ...

Winning The Peace
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 10:09am | Type: Magazine Article

Glen Stassen For peacemaking to be effective, we must not only say no to war, but provide viable alternatives. ...

Getting in the Way
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 10:09am | Type: Magazine Article

Rich Preheim Christian Peacemaker teams puts into practice the idea that peace work should be a regular job, not just a noble hobby. ...

Rebuilding Iraq?
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz The U.S. Congress appropriated $18.4 billion dollars in 200 ...

News Bites
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz Altar Call. Altar Call. Thousands celebrated the reopening ...

Nonviolence in Najaf?
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Will we recognize an Islamic peace movement when we see it? The BBC headline ...

New and Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 08/29/2014 - 1:20pm | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors A Peace Diary Longtime peace advocate Peggy Gish traveled to Iraq, along with others in the Christian Peacemaker Teams, to do what she does best: get in the wa ...

Michael Moore Brings the War Home
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum It's the stuff the mainstream mass media won't tell you. In the ...

In Iraq, the Truth is Out There
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Danny Duncan Collum Throughout the first year of the Iraq war, Throughout the first year of the Iraq war, the Bush administration managed to keep a pret ...

End the Occupation
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:29am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Events in Iraq dramatically reveal that the U. Events in Iraq dramatically reveal that the U.S. occupation is out of control. In April, U.S. ...

The Language of Truth
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bruce Cockburn Musician Bruce Cockburn describes the real and the surreal in Baghdad. With more than two dozen ...

Weapons of Mass Deception
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 6:23pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Cortright The failure to discover weapons of mass destruction in Iraq has exposed the lie at the heart of the Bush administration� ...

A Common Family
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 6:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

Glenn K. Smith IN THE March-April 2003 issue, there were many compelling arguments against the war in Iraq. ...

Seeing Beyond War
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 6:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

Theresa Miller I THOROUGHLY enjoyed the article by Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall ("With Weapons of the Will," September-October ...

The Lessons of War
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 2:58pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis The American-led war against Iraq has begun. The American-led war against Iraq has begun. Over the ...

One Citizen's Shining Light
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 3:01pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger On Feb. 9, 2003, Orion magazine took out a full-page advertisement on page five of The New York Times. ...

First Martyr Mourned
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 6:24pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Kate Bowman George Weber, 73, of Chesley, Ontario, was killed in a mo ...

The War at Home
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 6:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank The cost? We're already paying it. In the 1960s, Lyndon Johnson discovered that he could no ...

Seeing the Faith of the Enemy
Originally Posted: 03/16/2011 - 10:56am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors Basrah, Iraq Basrah, Iraq Sister Yvette leads her first Communion class at St. Teresa Cha ...

A Simple Message
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 2:49pm | Type: Magazine Article

Philip Curcio The passion and attitude of my heart was expressed in two recent articles The passion and attit ...

Allies, Not Adversaries
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 2:49pm | Type: Magazine Article

Richard Deats Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall have done an excellent job in clearly demonstrating the power of strategic nonviolent action ...

Not a Just or Moral War
Originally Posted: 05/19/2011 - 2:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Earle Anderson The churches' pre-emptive response to Bush's Iraq plans. On Oct. 7, just hours ...

What Now?
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 1:15pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Foreman JIM WALLIS, in arguing for disarming Iraq without war says, "But the incentive should be a gradual lifting of sanctions ...

Underlying Motivations
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 1:17pm | Type: Magazine Article

Thomas Lawrence WHILE I AGREE with Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall ("With Weapons of the Will," September-October 2002) that non ...

Full Circle
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 1:17pm | Type: Magazine Article

Celia Davis IT IS ASSUMED that a magazine like yours aims to develop the spiritual gift of discernment. IT IS ...

Bad vs. Worse
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:35pm | Type: Magazine Article

Anne Haehl The thoughtful and tough-minded article on nonviolent resistance by Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall was excellent. I liked all o ...

Disarm Iraq…Without War
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 9:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Saddam Hussein is an evil ruler, no doubt about it. Saddam Hussein is an evil ruler, no doubt abou ...

The Missing Link
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 10:09am | Type: Magazine Article

John Reuwar Thank you for the unmuddled thinking in Peter Ackerman and Jack DuVall's article on how to defeat Saddam Hussein without ...

Shell Games
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 10:10am | Type: Magazine Article

R. Marro "Why Not Attack Iraq?" was thoughtful and well written; however, if we had taken that attitude towards Hitler, most of ...

With Weapons of the Will
Originally Posted: 05/20/2011 - 9:54am | Type: Magazine Article

Peter Ackerman Jack DuVall How to topple Saddam Hussein—nonviolently. ...

Why Not Attack Iraq?
Originally Posted: 07/03/2014 - 9:44am | Type: Magazine Article

David Cortright There are viable alternatives to war, but only if we organize and speak out. Bush administrat ...

Seeking an Iraqi Endgame
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Cortright U.N. inspections remain key to resolving the impasse. Once again Saddam Hussein has made the t ...

Iraq Sanctions: 'The slaughter of innocents'
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 2:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler While the U.S.-backed sanctions against Iraq continue to devastate that country, a growing clamor of voices is rising up in o ...

Iraq Journal
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Dear Notes from a peace delegation to a ravaged land. Leslie Stahl: "We have heard that half a mil ...

No More Sanctions, No More Bombing
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis United States policy toward Iraq needs a radical change. United States policy toward Iraq needs a r ...

Fines for Humanitarian Aid
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 8:49am | Type: Magazine Article

Andrew Schleicher Molly Marsh Voices in the Wilderness, an organization that seeks to ...

Topple a Tyrant, Protect the Innocent
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis In November, once again, Iraq responded to a military threat and signaled that it would allow U.N. weapons inspectors to resume ...

United Against War
Originally Posted: 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis As the United States drew close to launching bombing attacks on Iraq in February, American church leaders across the theologic ...

What To Do About Iraq?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

David Cortright George A. Lopez The Moral Dilemma of sanctions. ...