David Krieger

February 9, 2017

The Nuclear Weapons Threat to Our Common Future

Nuclear weapons are an existential threat to humans and other forms of complex life.  The possibility of nuclear annihilation should concern us enough to take action […]
January 19, 2017

Five Tendencies Toward Fascism

First, express hatred toward minorities, whipping up anger against them. Second, denigrate political opponents, calling them liars, lazy and criminals. Third, belittle the veracity of the […]
January 12, 2017

Martin Luther King and the Bomb

Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the world’s great peace leaders.  Like Gandhi before him, he was a firm advocate of nonviolence.  In 1955, at […]
January 5, 2017

Compassionate Convictions Mixed with a Will of Steel

The sad news came today that Judge Christopher Weeramantry, a long-time member of the Foundation’s Advisory Council, passed away today (January 5, 2017) in Colombo, Sri […]