Gabe Murphy

Gabe Murphy

Gabe Murphy is a communications associate at Peace Action, the nation’s largest peace and disarmament group, which works to abolish nuclear weapons, oppose U.S. militarism, and encourage real security through international cooperation and human rights advocacy.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
U.S. War Footing in Korea Remains Major Roadblock to Peace
North Korea’s cancellation of talks planned between North and South Korea is cause for concern, as is its suggestion that the U.S.-North Korea summit scheduled for June 12 could meet the same fate . But the greater causes for concern are the U.S.-South Korea war drills and a U.S. negotiating...
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"As the diplomatic process finally begins, there will be countless opportunities for the Trump administration to undermine it, and countless voices telling it to." (Photo: Woohae Cho/Getty Images) Views
Friday, January 05, 2018
North Korea Diplomacy Needs Defending, Not Snarky Tweets
As the U.S., the Korean Peninsula, and the world stare down the barrel of what would be a devastating war between the U.S. and North Korea, President Trump’s reluctant, kinda sorta endorsement via Twitter of proposed talks between North and South Korea triggered a collective sigh of cautious relief...
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CODEPINK protesters at Congressional hearing on Iran in 2015. (Photo: CODEPINK) Views
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
To Support Diplomacy with North Korea, Defend Diplomacy with Iran
Under legislation passed ahead of the Iran Deal, the president has to certify Iran’s compliance with the agreement every 90 days. So far Trump has certified Iran’s compliance twice, but the second time, reports surfaced that Trump’s advisors had to talk him out of decertifying. Since then, Trump...
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Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The Trump Administration’s Penchant for Escalation in Syria Must Be Challenged
From launching a volley of Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian air base, to repeatedly bombing pro-Syrian government forces, to shooting down a Syrian Air Force jet this past weekend, the Trump administration’s proclivity for escalation has led to a new chapter in the Syrian civil war. In this chapter,...
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