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Movement for Peace With Justice and Dignity

Heart-to-Heart on the Drug War

Laura Carlsen | Posted 11.21.2012 | Crime
Laura Carlsen

In the nation that first invented the drug war and exported it to their country with deadly results, the Mexican bereaved have left a mark in the hearts of thousands of men and women. Sometimes it takes tragedy to make change.

Anna Sanders

PHOTOS: Mexican Poet Leads Anti-Drug War Protest In NYC | Anna Sanders | Posted 09.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Javier Sicilia took one last drag on his cigarette before tossing it in front of a downtown HSBC bank branch. He then strode into the bank...

Mexican Drug War's Devastating Toll On Famed Poet

Posted 05.10.2012 | World

When Javier Sicilia's son Juan was brutally murdered on March 28, 2011, after a fight in a nightclub, the famed Mexican poet abandoned writing. Before...

Great Soul Gandhi: Activist or Entrepreneur

Kavita N. Ramdas | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics
Kavita N. Ramdas

While the buzz about social entrepreneurship in philanthropy and development is encouraging, I am puzzled both by its lack of historical analysis and connection to social movements.