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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.

Who is Paying for the Syrian-IRaq Suicide War? and Should We?


Tomgram: Dahr Jamail, Incinerating Iraq Who even knows what to call it? The Iraq War or the Iraq-Syrian War would be far too orderly for what’s happening, so it remains a no-name conflict that couldn’t be deadlier or more destabilizing … Continue reading

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Stop War with Tom and Jim!!


Tom Hayden’s The Democracy Journal: Biweekly commentary shifting from the Long Wars to the Climate Wars, from Wall Street Rule to a Democratic Society for All    Published by Tom Hayden and the Peace & Justice Resource Center, The Democracy … Continue reading

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Here is How to Map Rise of Militarism Worldwide


If you haven’t yet signed the pledge to help end all war, please do so athttp://WorldBeyondWar.org Mapping Militarism World Beyond War has created a set of online interactive maps to help us all see where and how war and preparations … Continue reading

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Why does NPR Listen to these Losers of Peoples Trust and Faith???


NPR reverses course, when the press loves GOP losers, a CNBC expert exposed, and more Dear Kevin, Welcome to the new layout. Here’s some other things I’ve been reading this week:Matt Bruenig on Lebron James and the Rust Belt, Soyoung Kim and … Continue reading

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50,000 children will starve if something isn’t done


A Matter of Life and Death The UN just warned that 50,000 children may die without immediate action. Yet, Obama’s U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit doesn’t even have South Sudan on the agenda.  Dear Kevin, This week, the United Nations issued its … Continue reading

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Staffing Problem in Hot Spot


Staffing Problem in Hot Spot   Dear Dr. Spilchuk, I would like to get your professional advice on a ‘catch-22′ situation. In fact, I recently built a state-of-the-art Grammar school in a small city of Pakistan. I intend to hire … Continue reading

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Stolen Daughters?


Stolen Daughters – #7180   Resources for you: “Men of Passion, Men of Power” DVD set What does it take to be a real man? In today’s culture, manhood has never been more confusing. In this four part series on … Continue reading

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Tomgram: The Future Is Not Ours (and Neither Is the Past)


Tomgram: Engelhardt, The Future Is Not Ours (and Neither Is the Past) Requiem for the American Century Turning 70, Paragraph by Paragraph By Tom Engelhardt First Paragraphs on Turning 70 in the American Century That Was * Seventy-three years ago, on February 17, … Continue reading

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If you’re obsessed with the destination, you’re missing the joy


What You’re Missing When You’re Flying – #7181   Summer of Hope 2014: Reservation Report #3 I had never met a Native American young person. Until I met some from this reservation way back in 1973. At a camp where … Continue reading

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I hope that this is true about the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau–TRUE FOR ME & YOU


Kevin, Not long ago, I was at a McDonald’s when a man came over, held out his hand and said he had been having trouble with a fee his bank had charged. It wasn’t huge, but he said the bank … Continue reading

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