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David Swanson

David Swanson contributed a chapter to “Why Peace” edited by Marc Guttman, January 2012. He hosts Talk Nation Radio. Swanson helped plan the nonviolent occupation of Freedom Plaza in Washington DC in 2011. In December 2011, The Hook newspaper in Charlottesville, Va., named him a runner-up Person of the Year.

Swanson holds a master’s degree in philosophy from the University of Virginia. He has worked as a newspaper reporter and as a communications director, with jobs including press secretary for Dennis Kucinich’s 2004 presidential campaign, media coordinator for the International Labor Communications Association, and three years as communications coordinator for ACORN, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now.

He blogs at http://davidswanson.org and http://warisacrime.org and works as Campaign Coordinator for the online activist organization http://rootsaction.org

In April 2012, Swanson began working for Veterans For Peace.


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"What Is a Global Citizen, and Can it Save Us?"   Let's try Democracy   May 4, 2016

"A Pro- and Anti-War Dialogue"   Lets Try Democracy  May 3, 2016

"The Catholic Church is Now More Advanced Than U.S. Philosophy Departments"   Let's Try Democracy  Apr 20, 2016

"The Habit of Thought That Made U.S. #1 in Prisons and Wars"   American Herald Tribune   Apr 18, 2016

"Why Do Ethics Classes Fantasize About Murder So Much?"   Let's Try Democracy  Apr 17, 2016


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Talk Nation Radio: Gregory Shupak on the Case Against Bombing ISIS   2016-04-13

We Need a Carbon Tax!   2014-04-23

U.S. Drones Terrorize Yemen   2013-08-07

Worker Ownership as Fix for Broken Democracy   2013-07-11

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