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War Prevention Initiative Op-Ed addressing German audience: Stand up against U.S. drive toward war with Iran.

War Prevention Initiative Op-Ed addressing German audience: Stand up against U.S. drive toward war with Iran.

In his recent commentary published by the German Rubikon magazine, War Prevention Initiative Executive Director Patrick Hiller argues that Germany...
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Provoking World War III with Iran and a U.S. history of provocation

Provoking World War III with Iran and a U.S. history of provocation

Published on Monday, July 01, 2019 by PeaceVoice Provoking World War III with Iran and a U.S. history of provocation...
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“Iranians are not our enemies”

“Iranians are not our enemies”

When foreign policy as we know it isn’t working, creative citizen diplomacy can step in to humanize the real people...
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Radio Interview: “How to move away from the brink of war with Iran

Radio Interview: “How to move away from the brink of war with Iran

"Iranians are dealing with the same everyday issues that we're dealing with...They almost run into you because they are glued...
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Article by WPI Program Manager Kelsey Coolidge published on Inkstick

Article by WPI Program Manager Kelsey Coolidge published on Inkstick

In her piece "Where are the Women? Who are the Women?", Kelsey Coolidge offers a casual but cutting response to Trump's US National Strategy on Women, Peace, and Security. 
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War Prevention Initiative addresses town hall meeting on Iran with Congressman Blumenauer

War Prevention Initiative addresses town hall meeting on Iran with Congressman Blumenauer

War Prevention Initiative Executive Director Patrick Hiller addressed a town hall meeting convened by Congressman Earl Blumenauer on June 15,...
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War Prevention Initiative: “Rising Tensions Between the U.S. and Iran Must Not Lead to War”
Why refusing to label Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a terror organization keeps us out of war

Why refusing to label Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a terror organization keeps us out of war

A “Twitter-stamp” by Secretary of State Pompeo made it official. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is now designated as a foreign terrorist organization. “We must help the people of Iran get back their freedom” is a diplomatic tweet of an alternative reality. ISIS, Boko Haram, and Iran, all in one place. 
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Press Release – Peace Delegation to Iran

Press Release – Peace Delegation to Iran

For immediate release; February 24, 2019; Portland, Oregon Contacts: In Washington, DC, Lily Tajaddini, 240-498-4218, lily[at]codepink.org In Tehran, Medea Benjamin...
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War Prevention Initiative co-hosted Nobel Peace Laureate from the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

War Prevention Initiative co-hosted Nobel Peace Laureate from the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

The War Prevention Initiative was honored to co-host Nobel Peace Laureate Tilman Ruff from the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear...
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