Choose Life Abort War Podcast For Peace

Choose Life Abort War Podcast For Peace

A veteran’s 1/2-hour interviews with activists & scholars to change public conversations on war, peace, & security to Declare War is a Life Issue, Unmask Militarism, and Promote both a Culture of Conscience & a Just Peace Ethic.

Episodes

Four of my next guests

Nov. 11, 2019

Four of seven upcoming guests A Movie Producer/Human Rights Activist, two Conscientious Objector counselors, and the man who wrote THE book on counter-recruiting.

Unmasking Militarism

Reclaim Armistice Day with David Swanson #UnmaskMilitarism

Nov. 11, 2019

David Swanson joins Thad to #UnmaskMilitarism of World War I, discuss the largest most effective peace movement in the USA, and why both World Beyond War & Veterans for Peace want to Reclaim Armistice Day!

Including War As A Respect Life Issue

Pt 1 of 3 - Stateless People, Human Rights, & Fatherhood, #DeclareWarIsaLifeIssue w/ Jason Jones

Dec. 29, 2019

Movie producer and human rights activist, Jason Scott Jones -- in 1st of 3-parts -- inspires us with his journey into solidarity beyond political stereotypes to eventually confront Al -Qaeda warlords to protect human rights …

Creating A Culture Of Conscience

End the Draft; CALL TO ACTION for a #CultureOfConscience w/ Bill Gavin & Maria Santelli

Dec. 31, 2019

The Center on Conscience & War ask us to make points by end of 2019 --Dec 31st, 11:59PM -- to the Congressional commission evaluating the Selective Service Draft Registration. Find out about this rare opportunity and make th…

Including War As A Respect Life Issue

Pt 2 of 3 - Stateless People, Human Rights, & Fatherhood, #DeclareWarIsaLifeIssue w/ Jason Jones

April 13, 2020

Part 2 of 3-- Solidarity with the Vulnerable. Movie producer and human rights activist, Jason Scott Jones, inspires us with his journey through life experience, philosophy, religion, politics, and profound human encounters …

Including War As A Respect Life Issue

Pt 3 of 3 - Stateless People, Human Rights, & Fatherhood, #DeclareWarIsaLifeIssue w/ Jason Jones

July 26, 2020

Part 3 of 3-- Love your enemies. Listen as movie producer and human rights activist, Jason Scott Jones, tells how his journey into solidarity with vulnerable stateless people led to an amazingly powerful encounter with an Al…

Empathy in a "Culture of Necessary Violence" Pt 1, #DeclareWarIsaLifeIssue w/ Aimee Murphy

Nov. 4, 2022

Aimee Murphy drops in on her book tour to discuss empathy, responsiveness, & a willingness to be uncomfortable as necessary to rehumanize a “culture of necessary violence”

About the Host

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Thad Crouch

Content creator, salesman, marketer, speaker, & veteran-turned justice, peace, and Consistent Life Ethic activist.

The former U.S. Army Expert Infantryman has over 25 years of volunteer and paid experience in peace, justice, life, labor, climate, & nonviolence activism with Veterans For Peace, Austin Against War, JustFaith, Pax Christi, Alliance for Affordable Energy, St. Ignatius Martyr Respect Life Ministry, Religion & Labor Network of Austin, and the Austin Center for Peace & Justice. He has assisted Conscientious Objectors with the National Lawyers Guild Military Task Force and has written in Life Matters Journal, the Conference of Major Superiors of Men's Justice & Peace (Catholic) Homily Resources, and both Rehumanize International's and the Consistent Life Network's blogs. This kilt-clad Star Wars and superhero nerd cools off from the Texas heat by snorkeling with snapping turtles.