The Assassination Of Mr Jamal Khashoggi

The Assassination Of Mr Jamal Khashoggi

The Assassination Of Mr Jamal Khashoggi
The Peace People are shocked by the brutal murder of Mr Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi embassy in Turkey. This can only be viewed as a state-sponsored assassination of a man who has questioned the fascist nature of the Saudi dictatorship. We call on the United Kingdom and the USA to wake up to their complicity with this regime with their continued massive arms contracts. Follow the lead of Germany and stop supplying weapons to the regime which is causing the human disaster in Yemen.
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Squandering A Future – By Mairead Maguire

Squandering A Future – By Mairead Maguire

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It is with deep concern and regret that I witness Northern Ireland has been without a Parliament for eighteen months. It is astonishing to me that some of our political representatives, who know full well that their refusal to sit around the Executive Table and the Assembly in Stormont Parliament, means a political stalemate and a vacuum of power. Refusal to represent the people who have elected our politicians, directly affects many: There is a lack of spending in our infrastructure, education, health care and job creation. This leads to unemployment, homelessness, and insufficient wages. Instability in our governance deters past and future investors. Over the last 40 years, many large companies have left Northern Ireland, leaving a void only to be replaced with low-income employment. Is it any wonder…
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Demonization of Russia in a new Cold War era- By Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace laureate

Demonization of Russia in a new Cold War era- By Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace laureate

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In examining the future, we must look to the past. As we watch the media today, we are spoon fed more and more propaganda and fear of the unknown, that we should be afraid of the unknown and have full faith that our government is keeping us safe from the unknown. But by looking at media today, those of us who are old enough will be reminded of the era of Cold War news articles, hysteria of how the Russians would invade and how we should duck and cover under tables in our kitchens for the ensuing nuclear war. Under this mass hysteria all Western governments were convinced that we should join Western allies to fight the unknown evil that lies to the east. Later through my travels in Russia…
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