An Interview with former Congresswoman, former presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney PhD. She is the new Peace Partner of VIPR and talks about her life, the Free-Gaza-Movement, US-Israel-Relations, President Obama, President Trump and about 9/11.

About Cynthia: She was the first African-American woman to represent Atlanta and Fulton County in an at- large district in the history of Georgia. She fights against Death Penalty (Capital punishment), for civil liberties and she supports the Free-Gaza-Movement and the “9/11 Citizens Watch” demand for a new 9/11 investigation. She holds the “Munich American Peace Committee” Peace Price.

Source: Cynthia McKinney, Interview with the Varna Institute for Peace Research (VIPR), Varna, 22.4.2017.

Website Cynthia McKinney:

(40 Min.) – Youtube


Jean Kilbourne: Feminist activist and advertising critic Jean Kilbourne’s pioneering work has helped develop and popularize the study of gender representations in advertising. Her presentation will show if and how the image of women has changed over the past 20 years and powerfully illustrates how these images affect us all. She is the creator of the renowned Killing Us Softly: Advertising’s Image of Women film series and the author of the award-winning book Can’t Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel. (

Source: Jean Kilbourne, The Naked Truth: Advertising’s Image of Women, Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room, Rubenstein Library 153, Thursday, September 15.


(8 Min.) – Youtube


Ilan Pappe is an Israeli historian and peace activist. He is a professor at the University of Exeter (U.K.). He was the Academic Director of the Research Institute for Peace at Givat Haviva from 1993 to 2000.

First published by PublicSolidarity – (…)

Source: Ilan Pappe, The History of Israel, Berlin, 16.5.2015, URL:

(53 Min.) – Youtube


Jeff Halper is Anthropologist, Author and Peace Activist. He was a former director of the ICAHD (The Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions). He served as an adjunct lecturer in anthropology at the University of Haifa and at Ben Gurion University, though most of his academic career was spent at Friends World College (FWC).

First published by the “Regionalgruppe Berlin der Deutsch-Palästinensischen Gesellschaft (DPG).

Source: Jeff Halper, Gaza, Berlin, 2014, URL:

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(74 Min.) – Youtube


Cynthia McKinney – Speech on the 9/11 attacks and the Bush-Administration – 6:02:25

Source: Cynthia McKinney, House Session, U.S. House of Representatives, C-Span, September 21, 2001.



(10 Min.) – Youtube