Peace Magazine: Science for Peace Section
All members of SfP should have a subscription to Peace Magazine, because this is now our regular vehicle for communication of ideas. Canadian subscriptions (including GST) are $17:50 for one year, $30 for two years, with 6 issues per year, from:
Peace Magazine, 736 Bathurst St., Toronto, Ont., M5S 2R4
We list below the articles in the Science for Peace Section of Peace Magazine for 1995 and 1996. Back numbers are available from Peace Magazine (or from the SfP Office) at $5 each (including mail).
That’s the Way it Is Around the Middle East with Ayad Al-Qazzaz; Remember Desert Storm? Why Iraq is still a country on the edge, a country to watch. Interview by Metta Spencer.
To Court the Bomb: The Non-Proliferation Treaty and the World Court Cases Here’s a trial we’d enjoy watching! By Alyn Ware.
After the NPT Extension: Testing 3, 2, 1… France has shocked us. While Chirac is counting down to his nuclear explosion, the rest of the world is shocking him back. (Drink Australian wine!) By Metta Spencer
Reforming the Security Council On this anniversary, it’s important to correct the mistakes that were made just before the Gulf War. By Richard A. Falk.
Beijing ’95: Peace Train Toward a More Peaceful World Traveling from Helsinki to Beijing by train, they found that of the 233 passengers, 220 were women. By Bruna Nota and Ian Russell.
Beijing In the Peace Tent Serving as Peace Tent Mother for a day meant negotiating with black-robed Iranian women and the tallest man in China. By Bruna Nota.
Beijing Forum After the NGO meeting finished, the official delegates were still busy. By Janis Alton.
What are Nuclear Bombs For? A Military Perspective They are worse than useless. You knew that, but now hear it from a former nuclear submarine commander. By Commander Robert Green, Royal Navy (Ret.)
Peace, Technology and the Role of Ordinary People What happens when militarists run out of enemies? They transpose militarism into a globalized market and forget about the needs of human beings. By Ursula Franklin.
The Dayton Accord: Pro and Con and Pro and Con Andrew Pakula and David Parnas debate the merits of the agreement that has ended the war in the former Yugoslavia.
Gross Violations of Human Rights When should the world intervene in the internal affairs of states? By Hanna Newcombe.
To End The Crusades: A Peace Declaration Working toward a new beginning in Christian Muslim relations. By Johan Galtung and Peter Atteslander.
A Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty Is controlling the production of fissile materials a way to cap nuclear arsenals?. By M.V. Ramana.
U.S. Nuclear Policy From Ron to Bill America still hasn’t abandoned its first-use nuclear posture. By F.H. Knelman.
Scarcity and Conflict: Homer-Dixon’s Findings Tad Homer-Dixon considers war to be a result of the destruction of nature. By Colleen Malone
Ingenuity Gaps and Democracy There’s a link between Homer-Dixon’s research and research recognizing democracy as a solution to social and environmental problems. By John Bacher.
Becoming a Peace Researcher: A Profile of Walter Dorn Walter Dorn was an undergraduate science student when Science for Peace chose him as their U.N. representative. He has never looked back. By Metta Spencer.
September/ October 1996
On the Road with Roche Douglas Roche is on a cross-Canada tour, asking city councils to sign a resolution against nuclear weapons. Interview by Shirley Farlinger.
Angels Don’t Play This HAARP Derek Paul reviews a book that exposes the Pentagon’s sinister electromagnetic warfare project, under test in Alaska.
Israel: Is Peace Still Possible? Have the death of Rabin and the election of Netanyahu changed everything? By Diana Zisserman-Brodsky.
The Peace Arch’s International Mission Begins at Home For 75 years, the International Peace Arch has stood as a monument to peace. By Richard E. Clark.
The People Versus the Bomb The World Court has Decided that Nuclear Weapons are Virtually Always Illegal. By Bev Delong, Bill Robinson, and Henrietta Langran DesBrisay.
Consensus in Canberra: No Nukes from Now On! Australia Invited a Panel of Experts to Plan the Future of Disarmament. By Alan F. Phillips.
There’s Now a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty! Here’s how it came about and what we can expect next. By Ron Shirtliff.
Global Action for Peace at the Local Level It’s time to convert the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory! By Marc Pilisuk.