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Brew not Bullets! Starbucks Boycott
Launched on Valentine’s Day 2012, we will not stop until Starbucks bans guns from their stores and are an aggressive advocate for sane gun laws.
Research Delegation to Venezuela
Stronger Together: A look at agriculture, economic systems and reform in Venezuela
Oct 13, 2015, 5:45pm FOR
FOR staff and National Council members are on the road this month, organizing with grassroots activists for nonviolent social change. Last week our leadership traveled far and wide: from Texas to Ohio (marching 85 miles for an end to the death...
Sep 3, 2015, 2:12pm Linda Kelly
Since FOR’s founding in 1915 during World War I, members have believed that it is not enough to merely avoid war, but that it’s essential to remove the causes of war and create a new social order rooted in dignity and freedom for ...
Sep 5, 2013, 7:05pm FOR Colombia
By Mabel Durán-SánchezSeptember 3, 2013. This article was published by the Center for Economic and Political Research before the nationwide agrarian strike in Colombia was suspended on September 8.Since the beginning of the...
Aug 16, 2013, 3:15pm Douglas Sturm
Fifty years ago, some 300,000 people from across America marched in the nation’s capital with determination yet demonstrable joy from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial—marking one of the key events in the modern civil rights...
Dec 29, 2012, 2:44pm FOR