A Nation of ICE and Fire

Around the world, the face of the United States is fire. But refugees who seek the shelter of our nation find that the face of the United States is ICE. Lindsey Paris-Lopez muses on the fiery and frozen hells refugees experience at the hands of US policy, and implores us to end our wars and abolish ICE.

Hungering for Nuclear Disarmament

At a fast and vigil near a naval submarine base in Georgia, Kathy Kelly and her fellow activists stand in solidarity with those awaiting trial for their civil disobedience of symbolically beating swords into plowshares. They strive to call attention to the horror of nuclear war and prevent it by persuading the world to disarm.

A Mile In Their Shoes

"[T}he U.S. [seeks] security through dominance and military might. ... The Helmand to Kabul peace walkers display a better means of securing peace: the path of fellowship with our neighbors on this planet, of living simply so that others might simply live, and of willingness to share, even partially, in the human hardship and precarity others face." - Kathy Kelly