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  1. After the Paris Attacks, a Call for Justice—Not Vengeance

    Phyllis Bennis
    16 Noviembre 2015
    Article

     The years after September 11 are a powerful reminder that an “all-out war” on terror only creates more terrorism.

  2. TNI at COP21 - Paris

    12 Noviembre 2015
    Article

    Many of the TNI staff, researchers and fellows will be in Paris during the 21st Climate Conference. Activities that they will attend or hold themselves will be listed on this page. 

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    Securing the Climate of Capitalism

    Ben Hayes, Nick Buxton
    04 Noviembre 2015
    Article

    Ben Hayes and Nick Buxton, editors of the forthcoming book The Secure And The Dispossessed, ask: do we really want the military and corporations to lead on how we deal with the climate crisis?

  4. Bombing Hospitals All in a Day's Work

    Phyllis Bennis
    08 Octubre 2015
    Article

    The destruction of the Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, with 22 dead so far, including doctors, other staff and patients, capped a week that also saw the bombing of​ another hospital in Afghanistan, plus the U.S.-backed Saudi Arabian bombing of a wedding party in Yemen set up in tents far out in the desert, away from anything remotely military.

  5. A caravan of various security forces cruises through the flooded streets of the 9th Ward distrtict of New Orleans, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

    Ten years on: Katrina, militarisation and climate change

    Nick Buxton, Ben Hayes
    29 Agosto 2015
    Article

    Hurricane Katrina was a watershed moment as it exposed how democratic states are moving towards treating social and environmental crises as security issues, rather than matters of social justice. This vision of ‘Homeland Security’ is now dominating our political response to climate change impacts.

  6. Iran Deal: A Game-Changer for the Middle East

    Phyllis Bennis
    03 Abril 2015
    Article

    Negotiators in Switzerland just won a huge victory for diplomacy over war. Now we've got to protect it.

  7. The Marshall Islands Versus the World’s Nuclear Weapons States

    Peter Weiss
    04 Febrero 2015
    Article

    One effect of the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) initiative is to throw a spotlight on the policies of the nuclear weapons states, which claim to be committed to a nuclear weapons free world while showing not the slightest willingness to reach that goal.

  8. No we are not all Charlie Hebdo and nor should we be

    Ben Hayes
    12 Enero 2015
    Article

    I respect your right to show solidarity with the victims of this horrible crime by reposting those drawings, but only if you respect my right not to do so because I happen to find them bigoted and incendiary.

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    War on Terror

    01 Enero 2015
    Tema

    The War on Terror (WoT), also known as the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), refers to the international military campaign that started after the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. The United States led a coalition of other NATO and non-NATO nations in the campaign to destroy al-Qaeda and other militant extremist organizations.

  10. Climate security

    01 Enero 2015
    Tema

    Climate impacts are increasingly being viewed through the lens of security, with the expectation that climate change will result in instability and conflict. In practice, this turns the victims of climate change into 'threats', to be controlled by military force, police repression and policies that entrench corporate control at a cost to human rights and civil liberties. TNI started exploring this work in 2011, developing a book published in November 2015, The Secure and the Dispossessed - How the Military and Corporations are shaping a climate-changed world