Stories by Kathy Kelly

 Kathy Kelly ([email protected]) co-coordinates Voices for Creative Nonviolence (   subscribe to Kathy Kelly's feed

Posted on: May 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Millions of people in Yemen are on the brink of starvation while the world looks away.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

“At least 3,200 civilians have been killed and 5,700 wounded since coalition military operations began."

Posted on: Jan 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

As extraordinary numbers of people are murdered in Chicago, the root causes are universal.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The 8-day Israeli offensive in November was nonstop, relentless and everywhere. One Israeli airstrike killed 10 members of one family.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Afghan activists say a resolution of the conflict in their country hinges on ejecting foreigners and facilitating negotiations with the Taliban.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

Our addiction to war has led to a perverse use of resources that could house and feed our neighbors instead of destroying homes and villages abroad.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2009, Source: PULSE

Many refugees living in tent encampments or abandoned buildings may soon start dying from preventable disease.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

In the chaos of Baghdad, two Iraqi musicians struggle to preserve their music school. All that remains after looting is a song of peace.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Peace activists, Iraqis, journalists, and soldiers on patrol in Baghdad are all disgusted with war and its aftermath.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2003, Source: AlterNet

A resident of Baghdad says of the U.S. bombardment of her city, "From the simplest people to the highest people, all have suffered."

Posted on: Mar 21, 2003, Source: AlterNet

A peace activist in Baghdad writes of the spring morning that followed a terror-ridden night of aerial bombardment.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Hours before the bombing began, the founder of Voices in the Wilderness wrote from Baghdad of the soul-sickness that plagues those forced to fight wars dreamt up in antiseptic think tanks.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2003, Source: AlterNet

An American in Baghdad watches the UN pullout and wonders who will protect the Iraqi children.