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Oliver Stone

Today I’ll present an interview with the acclaimed writer and director Oliver Stone that I conducted in November of 2013.  Oliver Stone has written or directed over twenty full-length feature films earning a very well-respected place in the history of cinema. The second...
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In Gratitude

Theresa and Blase Bonpane want to take this time to thank all of our OOA supporters for everything you do and have done to help the cause.  Without you, the decades of important work for peace and justice, would not have been able to get done.  You have made it happen and the...
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Blase Bonpane and Paul Cummins – Book Signing – Friday, November 20

Friday, November 20th, Paul Cummins and Blase Bonpane will be signing their latest books at Vromans Bookstore in Pasadena at 7pm.  Vromans is located at 695 East Colorado Blvd. Paul Cummins is an internationally recognized educator, author and founder of the Cross Roads and New...
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Blase’s Commentary on the Cure for Depression: Engagement!

Well, friends, we have an interesting comment by Paul Krugman about despair in America. There is darkness spreading over part of our society, and we really don’t understand why. Here’s what he has to say: There has been a lot of comment, and rightly so, over a new...
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Pacifism and the Catholic Church

Blase was recently interviewed on Pacifica Radio Archives talking about Dorothy Day whom he had known, and also about the current Pope who recently mentioned the name of Dorothy Day when speaking to Congress.   Listen here for the interview along with a May 1960 broadcast of...
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Blase’s Commentary on the DOD’s New Law of War Manual

Well, friends, we’re going to celebrate Armistice Day soon. The headline on that day: War Over. Two words. It was meant to say, this is the end of all wars. The war to end all wars is over. World War I. But that day has miraculously changed to Veteran’s Day. It...
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Blase’s Commentary on Military Greed

Friends, we must end the war system before we destroy the earth and along with it, human life. The B-52, which has been with us for half a century – what is the legacy of this bomber? Over 90 percent of the victims of these flying Holocaust Ovens were non-combatants....
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