U.S. in Conflict

The U.S. is involved in an unprecedented number of conflicts around the globe.

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Selfless Visionary Activist Kathy Kelly on Worldview: ENDLESS WAR

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•Spending Time with People Trapped and Impoverished by Endless War Abroad and at Home• Long-time CAPA friend Kathy Kelly spoke with Jerome McDonnell on Worldview.  Find the audio link and transcript HERE.

CAPA at HUMAN RIGHTS DAY RALLY & MARCH 2014

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  • 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 …

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Author/Conscientious Objector Signed New Book on Veterans Day

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This Veterans Day Haymarket Books celebrated the release of Rory Fanning's Worth Fighting For: An Army Ranger's Journey Out of the Military and Across America http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Worth-Fighting-For Tuesday, November 11 at 6:30pm In These Times 2040 N Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago …

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Obama Orders More Troops, Gunships, and Drones to Iraq

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In addition to earlier troop deployments, the Pentagon on Monday confirmed that President Obama has ordered additional U.S. soldiers to Iraq as well as more helicopters and armed Predator drones. Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said approximately 300 new …

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TWO SUCCESSFUL CAPA EVENTS with JEREMY SCAHILL!! Listen to his talk.

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Chicago Area Peace Action thanks all who attended and supported our two events featuring Jeremy Scahill.  It is through your contributions that we are able to bring you such timely and critical programming.  CLICK HERE for a recording of his …

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TALK on DIRTY Wars & Endless Conflict: SUCCESSFUL EVENT

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Chicago Area Peace Action thanks all who attended and supported our two events featuring Jeremy Scahill.  It is through your contributions that we are able to bring you such timely and critical programming. CLICK HERE to LISTEN to Jeremy's Annual …

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U.S. to BOMB SYRIA?

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What we anticipate the President saying in his speech Sept. 10th at 8PM Central: *No boots on the ground *We have an international coalition of 10 or more countries *We will increase our activities in Iraq and perhaps Syria *We …

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Peace Walk to Michigan Drones Center

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Voices for Creative Nonviolence is making preparations to set off on a 160-mile protest walk from Chicago to Michigan Air National Guard Base in Battle Creek between June 3 and 14, 2014. Read the full description here, and contact VCNV …

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Senators Remove Drone Strike Requirement

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US senators remove requirement for disclosure over drone strike victims • Bill had called for disclosure of 'noncombatant civilians' killed • Director of national intelligence gives assurances to Senate

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On issues concerning Iran, Syria, Israel-Palestine, Egypt and other parts of the world that emerge as urgently critical to world peace, U.S. foreign policy weighs heavily. Public opinion counts.

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