America, America

Dear Friends, America is being governed by people who see the world through the eyes of the 14 Families in El Salvador, the privileged Sultans of Brunei and Saudi Arabia, the elitist well-born raised to believe that their class deserves all the wealth they can accumulate.When impoverished masses suffer and die from preventable disease, malnutrition, … Read more…

Five Oklahoma Women in Crawford on Thursday

Rev. Kathy McCallie, Okla.City, Peggy Johnson, Lexington, Serena Blaiz of Oklahoma City, Melissa Rabe of Blanchard, Mary de Julius of Muskogee. Activists from around the nation, and news media from around the world are in Crawford, TX, to see whether President Bush will grant an interview with Cindy Sheehan. At least five Oklahoma women are … Read more…

US Must Boost Aid to Poor

by Nathaniel Batchelder The Sunday Oklahoman, 7/3/05 Representatives of the G-8 nations – developed countries in a position to radically alter world poverty – will meet in Scotland this week to discuss collaboration on global issues. They have a chance to implement simple and cost-effective policies that will save millions of lives, restore hope to … Read more…

Seeds of Hope: Ending Hunger & Poverty IS Possible

“This IS a world in which assistance to the poorest woman and child on the planet is not only the right thing to do, but is integral to our survival as a species.” In 1990, some 40,000 children died every day from preventable disease and malnutrition. Today, just 30,000 children die every day from preventable … Read more…