Social Justice

No Justice. No Peace.

← Older posts

WHISTLEBLOWERS: Stand Up for Truth with Jerome McDonnell and Former NSA Tech Director

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in capa-news-and-events, Links of the Week, Social Justice | 1 Comment

CAPA brings you NSA Whistleblower Bill Binney and Author-Journalist Marcy Wheeler hosted by WBEZ's Jerome McDonnell on Tuesday June 2nd in conjunction with STAND UP for TRUTH – An International Week to Support Whistleblowing.    FACEBOOK RSVP HERE if you …

Read More View More Articles on capa-news-and-events View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

“Drinking Liberally” with CAPA

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in CAPA News, capa-news-and-events, Links of the Week, Social Justice | 1 Comment

Socializing for social justice: Evanston Chapter of the national network "Drinking Liberally" at Prairie Moon with Chicago Area Peace Action  [Click on images below to see entire album]

NAKED CAPITALISM: Claims about Markets are Wrong

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Links of the Week, Social Justice | Leave a comment

|  by Ed Walker |  It is a truth universally acknowledged by all good citizens that markets are the only way to organize a society. The implication is that the role of government is to support and protect the operations …

Read More View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

Capitalism in America: Giving Crazy a Bad Name While Subverting Democracy

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Environment, Links of the Week, Social Justice | Leave a comment

| by John Atcheson | Ever since Milton Friedman’s series of essays on Capitalism and Freedom, conservatives have tried to link democracy and capitalism into essential handmaidens. But as the evidence shows, it’s a reality-busting bundle that only a psychotic …

Read More View More Articles on Environment View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

CAPA’s Statement on Unrest in Baltimore after the Killing of Freddie Gray

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Links of the Week, Social Justice | 1 Comment

We would have written these basic sentiments, but John Angelos, son of Baltimore Orioles owner Peter Angelos, so eloquently speaks our minds in his response to remarks from a member of his media audience, we let him tell it: Brett …

Read More View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

Rationalizing Lunacy: Andrew Bacevich on How We Got Here

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Links of the Week, Social Justice | Leave a comment

Andrew Bacevich for the Huffington Post | Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Policy intellectuals — eggheads presuming to instruct the mere mortals who actually run for office — are a blight on the republic. Like some invasive species, they infest present-day Washington, …

Read More View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

Caring too much: Solidarity a Scourge? AUSTERITY = CURSE of WORKING CLASS

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Links of the Week, Social Justice | Leave a comment

"What I can't understand is, why aren't people rioting in the streets?" I hear this, now and then, from people of wealthy and powerful backgrounds. There is a kind of incredulity. "After all," the subtext seems to read, "we scream …

Read More View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice

CAPA at HUMAN RIGHTS DAY RALLY & MARCH 2014

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Links of the Week, Social Justice, Syria, U.S. in Conflict | Leave a comment

  • Recap of International Human Rights Day 2014 Coalition Work in Action • CAPA Board Members Catherine Buntin and Aaron Dellutri attended two meetings of the “US Out of Middle East Coalition” at MultiKulti, near the corner of Milwaukee …

Read More View More Articles on Afghanistan View More Articles on Iran View More Articles on Iraq View More Articles on Libya View More Articles on Links of the Week View More Articles on Social Justice View More Articles on Syria View More Articles on U.S. in Conflict

HANDBILL HERE for Human Rights Day Action 2014

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Links of the Week, Social Justice | Leave a comment

Wednesday, December 10th 5:30pm Corner Congress Pkwy. & Michigan Ave. Chicago Download the handbill PDF Download the poster PDF SPANISH, TOO!  

MAXIMIZING SHAREHOLDER VALUE IS (LITERALLY) KILLING US

Posted on by Roxane Assaf | Posted in Social Justice | Leave a comment

We depend on the research and development efforts of pharmaceutical companies to develop treatments for the most dangerous diseases on the planet, but the largest of those companies appear more interested in financial engineering than creating lifesaving drugs. As the …

Read More View More Articles on Social Justice

← Older posts
The Issues: Climate Change

Like nuclear weapons, climate change threatens all the world’s nations.

Read More

Become a Member

Help CAPA further our educational outreach on key issues like military spending and climate change.

Join Today