World Affairs Council of Harrisburg Welcomes High School and College Students—2017 Summer Intern Program

From the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg (http://www.wacharrisburg.org): Announcing New College Credit Program with Temple University Harrisburg! Deepen your knowledge of international affairs, work as a team with students from diverse backgrounds and cultures and organize the 2017 International Young Leaders … Continued

Invitation to Use Free, New Half Hour Video on Drone Warfare for Congregations

From the Coalition for Peace Action (http://www.peacecoalition.org/): INDW has been working for months to produce films to educate congregations on the rapidly growing issue of drone warfare.  We have just finished a 30 minute film Safe and Moral: War, Peace, … Continued

Tracking of Foreign Lobbyists More Important Than Ever

Posted at http://www.pogo.org/straus/issues/other-items/pogo-and-others-urge-justice.html By: Lydia Dennett | April 12, 2017 Photo: Valerie Everett/Flickr As foreign influence dominates the news cycle with President Trump’s former National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn, and former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, registering as foreign lobbyists, getting better access to foreign lobbying documents … Continued

Applications for Oxfam CHANGE Program for Young Leadership Open till March 31

From Oxfam America (http://www.oxfamamerica.org): CHANGE is Oxfam America’s national leadership, organizing, and advocacy program for undergraduate college students. During this year-long program, Oxfam supports CHANGE participants with resources and leadership & skills training and CHANGE Leaders in turn bring Oxfam’s … Continued

Act to Stop Cuts to Diplomacy and Global Development

From the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (http://www.usglc.org/): Just last week the Administration proposed a budget that would slash America’s diplomacy and global development programs by 31% – draconian cuts that would bring our civilian forces to levels not seen since … Continued

Contact Congress: Don’t Loosen Rules on Civilian Casualties/Stop CIA Drone Strikes

From the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (http://www.nrcat.org): Recent reports indicate that President Trump has given the CIA the authority to carry out more drone strikes and that he may be loosening the rules on civilian casualties for both the … Continued

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