Articles, news, campaigns and events about economic sanctions


Apr 2, 2014, 10:25am Carol Bragg
In the spring of 1988, I somewhat belatedly became involved in the anti-apartheid movement.  I had worked for the American Friends Service Committee (Quakers) in Rhode Island for 16 years on peace and justice issues. My position was slated to...
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Nov 27, 2012, 12:35pm Leila Zand
In February 2007, I led the Fellowship of Reconciliation’s third civilian diplomacy delegation to Iran. One of our 23 delegates from the United States peace community was the then-president of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR), ...
Aug 27, 2012, 1:15pm Leila Zand
To all of our brothers and sisters in the beautiful worldWe are sending you the message of peace and friendship from Iran, the land of love and poetry, friendship and roses.  Iran, a country that has not initiated any violence on another...
Aug 27, 2012, 1:12pm Leila Zand
 To all of our brothers and sisters in the beautiful worldWe are sending you the message of peace and friendship from Iran, the land of love and poetry, friendship and roses.  Iran, a country that has not initiated any violence on...
Jul 28, 2012, 6:45am FOR
The Fellowship of Reconciliation joined in coalition with ten other national human rights, religious, and peace organizations in a letter yesterday to Senator Tim Johnson (SD), chairman of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee, urging Congress to keep...
Mar 24, 2012, 8:13pm Leila Zand
To all the wonderful peacemakers in national peace conferenceTo all of our brothers and sisters in the beautiful worldWe are sending you the message of peace and friendship from Iran, the land of love and poetry, friendship and roses. Iran...
Feb 28, 2012, 4:51pm Medea Benjamin
The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) is one of the most powerful lobby organizations in the country. On March 4-6, AIPAC will be holding its annual policy conference in Washington DC. The speakers include Israeli Prime Minister...