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How Many Civilians Can We Kill?

While President Trump has relaxed rules of military engagement designed to limit civilian casualties, U.S. military commanders insist that they continue to take the same precautions to avoid loss of innocent life. Meanwhile, Robert Koehler asks, "How is it possible for human life to be measured and weighed in the same moral framework as abstract strategic calculation?"

Democracy, Violence and the Risk of Tyranny: An Interview with Prof. Paul Dumouchel

This Wednesday, October 12, at 7:00pm Central Time, Suzanne Ross will interview Dr. Paul Dumouchel on violence, tyrrany, and terrorism in the context of the 2016 election. "The global world is a world of global violence," Prof. Dumouchel warns, and we would be served well by recognizing the new challenges that face those working for peace and justice. Don't miss this pivotal conversation!

The Aftermath of Paris

In the aftermath of Paris, Robert Koehler laments our lack of a "trans-war consciousness" and our shocking ability to continue such awful terrorism on a massive scale in response to attacks. "Violence begets violence, war begets war. Knowing this is the starting place. It’s time to start over."