Web Resources for Peacemakers

"We've got to get alternative content,...or this country is going to die of too many lies...persuade your local public television station to start airing Democracy Now!"

- Bill Moyers
January 12, 2007 at the National Conference on Media Reform

Online News Magazines

Special Focus Progressive Sites

  • www.fpif.org – Foreign Policy in Focus
  • www.fcnl.org – Friends Committee on National Legislation (Quakers)
  • www.michaelratner.com/blog/ This blog will focus on the emerging police state in America. It will cover civil liberties, economic and social rights, repression and war.
  • www.juancole.com – “Informed Comment on the Middle East, History, and Religion.”
  • www.opendemocracy.net – (from the UK) “We offer a spectrum of ideas, from people who have lived through the events, from those on the ground making a difference, from scholars with expert knowledge.”
  • www.tomdispatch.com – Articles on “how our imperial globe actually works.”
  • www.yesmagazine.org – Yes Magazine, “supporting people’s active engagement in creating a just, sustainable, and compassionate world.”
  • www.zmag.org/znet – Website promoting alternatives to capitalism and imperializm along with commentary on current events.

Media Watchdogs

Iraq War

Palestinian/Israeli Conflict

  • www.ameu.org – Americans for Middle East Understanding, publishers of “The Link,” with a Palestinian point of view.
  • Jewish Voice for Peace – working to achieve a lasting peace that recognizes the rights of both Israelis and Palestinians for security and self-determination.
  • Rachel Corrie Foundation -We conduct and support programs that foster connections between people, that build understanding, respect, and appreciation for differences.
  • J Street – The political arm of the pro-Israel, pro-peace movement.

9/11 Conspiracy

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