Except for putting billions of dollars into the already overstuffed pockets of the 1%. America is the largest arms dealer in the world.This must change before any chance of near global/global peace can become attainable. LSDuBois
On January 22, 2014, the UN will convene peace talks in Geneva to broker a peace agreement that will hopefully end the devastating civil war in Syria. We're in Geneva today with some incredible Syrian women who are being shut out of the #GenevaII peace talks. And as history has taught us, every peace negotiation that shuts out women has failed. CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement. The Nobel Women’s Initiative is led by Nobel Peace Laureates.