Commentary

Statement on Russia/Ukraine War

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a violation of International law. We condemn it. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a deadly escalation of a long-simmering conflict. Russia is not solely responsible for the tensions, but they are the ones who have initiated a large-scale military action. Russian forces should immediately withdraw to the positions established in …

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Terrell Jermaine Starr, the perspective of the Ukraine Russia Network conflict Americans must hear

A perspective of the Ukraine Russia conflict Americans must hear from a foreign affair journalist in Kyiv, Ukraine

Terrell Jermaine Starr, a foreign affairs journalist in Kyiv, Ukraine, gives the most detailed story about the Ukraine/Russia conflict. Terrell Jermaine Starr from Kyiv, Ukraine. I watched Tifanny Cross’ Cross Connection today. I was pleasantly surprised to hear independent foreign affairs journalist Terrell Jermaine Starr take on the Russia/Ukraine conflict and its geopolitical and local …

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We are Choosing Not to Learn from History

Russia is upset by the expansion of NATO and should be. NATO left its defensive strategy years ago when it attacked Yugoslavia, and now by breaking promises and expanding to the borders of Russia.

Supreme Court paused one execution. Now U.S. should abolish the death penalty.

Evidence strongly suggests that the death penalty is still being applied in an arbitrary and capricious manner. Who does and does not get the death penalty depends not only on the crime, but also the economic status and race of the defendant and where the crime was committed. The death penalty should be abolished.

HPJC calls for justice in the murder of Pfc. Vanessa Guillen

The Houston Peace and Justice Center (HPJC) is shocked by the murder of Pfc. Vanessa Guillen, a soldier from Houston who was stationed at Ft. Hood in Texas.  We send our heartfelt sympathy to Vanessa’s family who are suffering from this devastating loss.  We call for a Congressional investigation of this murder as well as the murder …

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