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Tikkun (1 December 2010) 25 (6): 14–15.
Published: 01 December 2010
... National Campaign to Decrease Military Spending by Ellen Augustine OW MUCH DO WE REALLY NEED TO SPEND TO DEFEND OURSELVES? At $708 billion, the Pentagon...
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Tikkun (1 December 2006) 21 (6): 63–66.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Published: 01 November 2012
Creative Commons/The U.S. Army Where does Obama stand on military policy? While he escalated the war in Afghanistan, he also withdrew American troops from Iraq and ended the Pentagon’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” mistreatment of gays and lesbians. Here, U.S. and Afghan forces assemble in Ghazni More
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Published: 01 August 2011
A child marches to the Separation Wall in Bil’in, taking part in a nonviolent protest against Israeli military attacks on civilians in July 2006. Credit: Creative Commons/Michael.Loadenthal. A child marches to the Separation Wall in Bil’in, taking part in a nonviolent protest against Israeli More
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Published: 01 April 2011
Egyptian demonstrators in Cairo’s Tahrir Square seek human rights and democracy to replace the Mubarak-led military dictatorship in February 2011. The peaceful demonstrators were brutally attacked by Mubarak-inspired thugs and plainclothes members of the Mubarak security forces. Egyptian More
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Published: 01 August 2011
In an attempt to gain hegemony in the Middle East, the United States has given military, financial, political, and intelligence aid to vicious dictators throughout the region, the author writes. Credit: Truthout.org/Night Owl City. In an attempt to gain hegemony in the Middle East, the United More
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Published: 01 April 2014
Creative Commons/United States Marine Corps The nonstop trauma of basic training orients young military recruits toward patriarchy and aggression. Here, a twenty-year-old machine gunner practices shooting in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Creative Commons/United States Marine Corps. / The nonstop trauma More
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Published: 01 November 2015
“Nonviolence demands that we pressure Israel to stop prosecuting Palestinian children in military courts and agitate for an end to the criminalization of children of color in the United States,” Gottlieb writes. Jerusalem, 2014 by Nabil Anani. Nabil Anani ( nabilanani.net ) “Nonviolence More
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Published: 01 August 2011
Close to 40 percent of children in many areas of the West Bank struggle with PTSD, the author writes. Here, a child perches in a car destroyed by an August 2006 Israeli military incursion into the Askar Refugee Camp, during which two homes were bulldozed. Credit: Creative Commons/Michael.Loadenthal More
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Published: 01 November 2012
Creative Commons/Department of Defense The third great resurgence of the American Left took place in the 1960s, with the emergence of the civil rights, feminist, and anti-war movements. Here, a demonstrator offers a flower to a military police officer in 1967. Creative Commons/Department of More
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Published: 01 January 2012
her four children and elderly mother, at the same time that her husband was sentenced by a military tribunal to death by hanging. Is restorative justice able to address harms on the scale of genocide and white supremacy? Reuben Wambdi Kitto Jr. / The biannual Dakota Commemorative March retraces the More
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Tikkun (1 January 2009) 24 (1): 40.
Published: 01 January 2009
... was elected after promising to end the Korean War. But ending a war isn’t the same as bringing peace. America has been on a war footing since the day after Pearl Harbor, sixty-seven years ago. We spend more on our military than the next sixteen...
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Tikkun (1 November 2015) 30 (4): 32–35.
Published: 01 November 2015
... with one particular example of the aggression and brutality of the conflict: the Israeli accusation that Palestinians used civilians as human shields during “Operation Protective Edge,” the Israeli military’s code name for the confrontation that raged in the summer of 2014. This accusation, and the...
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Tikkun (1 April 2017) 32 (2): 16–18.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Sami Awad Copyright © 2017 Tikkun magazine 2017 I was born in 1971, four years after the 1967 war that led to the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip. I grew up living under the brutality of the Israeli military and its violence. Until 1993 we...
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Tikkun (1 April 2017) 32 (2): 78.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Ben Ehrenreich Copyright © 2017 Tikkun magazine 2017 O n the fifteenth day of Israel’s 2014 war on Gaza, the United States Department of Defense agreed to resupply the Israeli military with 120 mm mortar rounds and 40 mm grenades. Israel’s own stock had presumably been depleted in the...
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Tikkun (1 January 2011) 26 (1): 3.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Unspeakable” in the November/December 2010 issue of Tikkun has the following statement, claiming to quote National Security Action Memorandum 263 of October 11, 1963, on withdrawing U.S. troops from Vietnam: “It ordered a U.S. troop withdrawal from Vietnam—bringing home ‘1,000 U.S. military personnel by the...
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Tikkun (1 April 2016) 31 (2): 6.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., military measures to keep tens of millions of displaced climate refugees from coming to the United States, and widespread misery elsewhere. No doubt, we will see the rise of fascistic military- and police-state tactics in the United States, implemented to protect the gated communities of the rich from the...
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Tikkun (1 July 2007) 22 (4): 60–63.
Published: 01 July 2007
... withholding information. This knowledge was also used to inform elements of the U.S. Military’s SERE (Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape) program, which trains service members and civilians in the art of surviving...
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Tikkun (1 June 2010) 25 (3): 61–62.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Oren Yiftachel Politics and Violence in Israel/Palestine: Democracy Versus Military Rule , by Grinberg Lev Luis , Routledge , 2009 Copyright © Tikkun magazine 2010...
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Tikkun (1 August 2015) 30 (3): 29–30.
Published: 01 August 2015
... in 2002, coups have been reversed when the plotters realized, after people took to the streets, that physically controlling key buildings and institutions did not mean they actually had power. Nonviolent resistance has also successfully challenged foreign military occupation. During the first...