November 2010

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Rachelle Lyndaker Schlabach reflects  for Third Way on the New START treaty: In short, the treaty would require the United States and Russia to reduce their nuclear arsenals. It would also allow inspectors from each country to verify the status of the other’s nuclear weapons program… The previous START treaty, on which this one is…

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Tammy Alexander reflects  for PeaceSigns on immigration and justice: “In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor had respect for people. In that city there was a widow who kept coming to him and saying, ‘Grant me justice against my opponent.’ For a while he refused; but later he said…

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Action: Urge your Senator to sign a bipartisan letter to President Obama. Background: Low-income countries continue to pay high debt-servicing fees to the wealthiest countries through international financial institutions. For many of these countries, servicing such a debt means inability to provide social services for their own citizens. This problem has been exacerbated by the…

Read more MCC Action Alert: Ask your Senator to Demand International Financial Institutions Reform