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Results for Peacekeeping

The Cost of the Military
Originally Posted: 04/18/2012 - 10:17pm | Type: Blog

The budget for UN Peacekeeping operations for fiscal year July 2011-30 June 2012 is about $7.84 billion. That’s 0.5 percent of what the world spends on its militaries. Each year, ...

The Republican Debates So Far (part 1)
Originally Posted: 10/05/2011 - 5:24am | Type: Blog

As a liberal, a progressive that stands to the left of President Obama, I do not expect to hear much in a Republican presidential debate with which I will agree. As a liberal, a p ...

Tanks vs. Olive Branches
Originally Posted: 05/11/2011 - 10:11am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger An interview with Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi on feminism, faith, and the future of the Palestinian cause. ...

Truth-Telling Time
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mark Betz Several hundred people marched through Greensboro, North Ca ...

Web exclusive: Full text of Hanan Ashrawi interview
Originally Posted: 03/22/2013 - 2:47pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger An interview with Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi on feminism, faith, and the future of the Palestinian cause. ...

After Arafat
Originally Posted: 09/10/2012 - 3:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Charles A. Kimball An opening for peace? A week after U.S. elections, President George W. Bush and ...

Rescuing Ourselves
Originally Posted: 09/24/2012 - 12:10pm | Type: Magazine Article

Tad Daley When desperate victims in distant conflicts plead for help, can America do more than save its own? ...