UN General Assembly votes on July 7, 2017 to abolish nuclear weapons

By | November 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|

July 7, 2017 was our global liberation day when 122 (of 195) countries of the UN voted to abolish nuclear weapons. Religious leaders have called for abolition of city destroying weapons since Pope John XXIII did so in 1965. Admiral Noel Gayler (1914- 2011) spent 45 years on active duty in the US Navy. Gayler [...]

Military Chiefs Stress Nuclear Abolition

By | August 13th, 2019|Corporate Responsibility, Peace, Politics, Weapons of Mass Destruction|

HIROSHIMA Memorial Day – August 6, 1980 Admiral Noel Gayler (1914-2011) with 45 years active duty in the US Navy spoke with authority at Haverford College in Philadelphia “The day we dropped an atomic bomb on Japan we made ourselves totally defenseless. The day we detonated a hydrogen bomb we made ourselves 1000 times more defenseless. [...]

What to Do Today If You Reject the Death Penalty

By | July 27th, 2019|Corporate Responsibility, Politics|

During ten years in the British colony of Hong Kong three pro bono lawyers helped me while in contact with the poorest people in a city claiming more billionaires than found in New York, London or any other prominent metropolis on Earth. One rather impoverished woman came to the church where I lived in the [...]

Did Iran Locate Their Country too Close to Our Military Bases and War Ships in the Gulf?

By | May 24th, 2019|Peace, Politics, War Crimes|

A quick Internet search shows 45 US bases surrounding Iran. Additionally, there is the US Navy with the aircraft carrier Lincoln visible in the Persian Gulf.  John Bolton and CIA leader/USA Secretary of State Pompeo insist Iran is a threat to our security. A democratically elected government of Iran was overthrown by the USA in [...]

Two Greatest Forces in Our World – “Stupidity Driven by Greed”

By | May 19th, 2019|Climate Change, Environment, Politics, Sacred Ocean, Stories, Water|

Four hundred glaciers globally have simply melted into Earth’s atmosphere. Water cannot remain suspended forever. It will return to Earth in the form of floods as we have seen over decades globally.  The ocean is rising one inch per decade. In May 2019 the Mauna Loa laboratory in Hawaii registered unprecedented carbon dioxide levels at [...]

Bombers & War Ships ring Iran as IRS & Lawyers encircle Trump

By | May 11th, 2019|Peace, Politics, War Crimes, Weapons of Mass Destruction|

The USA sold weapons to Iran and Iraq during the 1980’s to ensure both nations would fight each other rather than threaten Israel. Since the 1967 Six-Day war, Israel remains the lone nation among 195 countries that tolerates US “expansive” policies. Martin Luther King. Jr described USA behavior as – “the greatest purveyor of violence [...]

21st Century World View of Vice President Pence

By | April 14th, 2019|Corporate Responsibility, Politics, Weapons of Mass Destruction|

Emperor/philosopher Cicero observed – “Not to know what happened before you were born is to remain a child forever.” April 10th Vice President Pence warned about the presence of a small group of Russians in Venezuela. With unusual “gringo” bravado Mr. Pence blustered – “This is our neighborhood!” Were US war ships invited to the [...]

“Denuclearization” Is for Every Country

By | March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The United Nations session of July 7, 2017 was a monumental gathering during which 133 out of 195 countries in the United Nations Assembly voted to abolish nuclear weapons. Hurricane Katrina devasted New Orleans in 2005. Nearly 2000 people died in the tragic natural mishap. General Russell Honoré, a Louisiana native was sent to organize [...]

1913 Was Our Last Normal Year – 2018 Far From It

By | December 10th, 2018|Peace, Politics, War Crimes|

German statesman and founding father of the European Union Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967) observed: ”1913 was the last normal year in history.” WWI was thought to be the war to end all wars, but actually opened floodgates of greater global violence. Kuwait, Iraq, Panama occurred in recent memory. Walter Rauschenbusch (1861-1918) was a theologian and New [...]

Presidents Ignore The Fact Only Congress Can Declare War

By | October 10th, 2018|Politics, War Crimes, Weapons of Mass Destruction|

Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution clearly states – “Only Congress can declare war.” The 1973 War Powers Act was a failed attempt to prevent President Richard Nixon from involving the USA in more   foreign conflicts without debate in Congress. Two million dead Vietnamese civilians in the former French colony and 58,000 US casualties [...]