Websites on a variety of topics
These websites contain a great deal of information, and some topics overlap. If the links are not recognized by your server, then you can visit these sites by copying (copy & paste) the address directly into your address bar and clicking 'go'. This depends on your server. The least these sites will do is stimulate thought.
General sites addressing peace and justice issues:
http://www.usdebtclock.org/ usdebtclock.org features a running debt clock and a history of money and banking section. The site advocates a new monetary system based on solid money, not interest created by the banks.
http://www.unitedforpeace.org/ United for Peace and Justice
http://www.wilpfus.org/ Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
http://www.antiwar.com/ Antiwar news, viewpoints and activities
http://www.internationalanswer.org/ Act Now to Stop War and End Racism
http://www.truthout.org The truth about a variety of social issues
http://www.warresisters.org/ The War Resisters League affirms that all war is a crime against humanity. We therefore are determined not to support any kind of war, international or civil, and to strive nonviolently for the removal of all causes of war.
http://www.moveon.org/ MoveOn is working to bring ordinary people back into politics.
www.globalexchange.org Global Exchange is an international human rights organization dedicated to promoting environmental, political and social justice.
http://www.nimn.org/ Not In My Name organization, created by a concerned Jewish community to act against Israeli violence
http://www.globalpolicy.org/empire/history/interventions.htm US Interventions - 1798-Present (December 2005) This timeline lists US military and clandestine interventions abroad from 1798. The list does not pretend to be definitive or absolutely complete. It does, however, demonstrate that the US has engaged in military operations worldwide for political and economic reasons for more than two centuries. (Global Policy Forum)
http://www.hrw.org/ Human Rights Watch
Sites directly concerning the invasion and occupation of Iraq:
Questions That Won't Be Asked About Iraq - Congressman Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, September 10, 2002
http://www.iraqbodycount.net The worldwide update of reported civilian deaths in the Iraq war and occupation
http://icasualties.org/Iraq/index.aspx Iraq Coalition Casualty Count
http://dailywarnews.blogspot.com Today in Iraq
Bush Administration's 237 Misleading Statements on Iraq (pdf file), (doc file), (html file) The Iraq on the Record Report, prepared at the request of Rep. Henry A. Waxman, is a comprehensive examination of the statements made by the five Administration officials most responsible for providing public information and shaping public opinion on Iraq: President George W. Bush, Vice President Richard Cheney, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, Secretary of State Colin Powell, and National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice.
Sites concerning human rights in Afghanistan:
http://www.antiwar.com/afghan/ Eye on Afghanistan
http://www.womenforafghanwomen.org Women for Afghan Women
Other anti-war sites:
www.handsoffsyriacoalition.net U.S. Hands Off Syria Coalition
www.vvaw.org Vietnam Veterans Against the War
www.veteransforpeace.org Veterans Working Together for Peace: Justice Through Non-violence.
www.antiwar.com This site is devoted to the cause of non-interventionism.
www.sfheart.com/peace.html Dedicated to bringing about the change of heart leading to greater Peace and Love for everyone
http://www.commondreams.org/ Common Dreams
http://www.democracynow.org/ Democracy Now!
http://www.thenation.com/ The Nation
http://www.indymedia.org/ Independent Media Center
Pages for Minnesota sites and activities:
http://www.antiwarcommittee.org Minneapolis Anti-War Committee
http://www.mapm.org/member.htm Minnesota Alliance of Peacemakers
www.worldwidewamm.org/ Women Against Military Madness, Minneapolis, MN - sponsors information, activities and speakers, and local events for the area
www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org St. Paul, MN
http://www.micglobe.org Minnesota International Center (612-625-4421)
www.peaceintheprecincts.org Peace in the Precincts is a grassroots effort to establish national security policies that will both embody and achieve our democratic hopes for peace and freedom.
www.alternativestowar.com/about.html The Alternatives to War Committee is a community of people from the St. Cloud, MN area who are horrified and saddened by the violence that occurred on September 11 and by the potential devastation that continued violence poses to people throughout the world.
www.mnasap.org Minnesota Arms Spending Alternatives Project (MN ASAP)
www.northlandantiwar.blogspot.com Northland Antiwar Coalition - Duluth
www.itascaprogressive.org/peace Peace Circle/Veterans for Peace - Grand Rapids
Some sites concerning the effects of depleted uranium - used in the Gulf War by American military to facilitate the new arsenal of weapons:
Dr. Doug Rokke (Former US Army Depleted Uranium team health physicist, Dr. Doug Rokke)
www.iacenter.org/depleted/du.htm Depleted Uranium Education Project