Johan Galtung: In Pursuit of Peace, Justice, & Common Good – 100 Living Peace and Justice Leaders (List #2)

In Pursuit of Peace, Justice, & Common Good – 100 Living Peace and Justice Leaders (List #2) In the omnipresent face of abuses and oppression, we  recall iconic peace and justice leaders of the past, including Mohatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., Nelson Mandela, Samuel Gompers, Caesar Chavez, Larry Itliong, Rachel Corrie, Philip Berrigan & …

Johan Galtung: 15 Cases of Constructive versus Destructive US Foreign Policies

15 Cases: Constructive vs Destructive U.S. Foreign Policies The right column is sadly familiar; add more recent cases. The left column also carries an element of sadness but nothing really radical; more like common sense that could easily be translated into political practice. A theory is something tested along its edges (Quine); what you deduce …

Johan Galtung: Per OXFAM International, Richest 1 Percent Bagged 82 Percent of Wealth Created Last Year – Poorest Half of Humanity Got Nothing

Richest 1 Percent Bagged 82 Percent of Wealth Created Last Year – Poorest Half of Humanity Got Nothing 22 Jan 2018 – Eighty two percent of the wealth generated last year went to the richest one percent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world …