By Shannonwatch Shannonwatch are gravely concerned by the ongoing refusal of the Department of Foreign Affairs to provide access to information about US military flights through Shannon. Citing the creation and maintenance of trust and confidence between governments the department […]
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Between 1900-2006, campaigns of nonviolent civil resistance were twice as successful as violent campaigns. Erica will talk about her research on the impressive historical record of civil resistance in the 20th century and discuss the promise of unarmed struggle in […]Read more...
“You say you’re against war, but what’s the alternative?” World Beyond War is pleased to provide the book that everyone has been asking for: A Global Security System: An Alternative to War. It describes the “hardware” […]
Once again this year, the clear winner, in not just women’s soccer and incarceration, but also in militarism, is the United States of America, sweeping nearly every category of military insanity with seemingly effortless ease. Find all of last year’s […]
Corbyn’s re-election creates a real opportunity to end our bloody record of military intervention, writes LINDSEY GERMAN, MORNING STAR NOW that Jeremy Corbyn’s predicted second victory in the contest for Labour leadership has been clinched, it’s perhaps time for […]
By Pat Elder Remarks at #NoWar2016 Countering military recruitment in the nation’s high schools confronts an ugly mix of a distinctively American brand of institutionalized violence, racism, militarism, nationalism, classism, and sexism. It confronts the greatest problems in American society. […]
By Bonnie Kristian, U.S. Labor Against the War As we have learned over and over in recent years, there are all too many ways American military gear and weapons can end up in enemy hands. Sometimes the equipment is looted or captured, […]
On September 23, the Concord Peace Vigil walked in solidarity with World Beyond War’s message and Pace e Bene’s Campaign Nonviolence. […]
President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar are the the biggest Obstacles to Peace in South Sudan – UN Panel
News 24 Africa A confidential United Nations report obtained by Radio Tamazuj a Sudanese website says that the largest security threats to South Sudan’s transitional government are the country’s own leaders. “The continued belligerence of the parties, their commitment to […]
By David Swanson Remarks at #NoWar2016 The United States government recently gave more than a million dollars to the family of one victim it had killed in one of its wars. The victim happened to be Italian. If you were […]
By Leah Bolger Remarks at #NoWar2016 How many people here consider themselves peace activists? Now, how many people here consider themselves anti-war activists? Although the terms “pro-peace” and “anti-war” are often used interchangeably, are they really the same thing? I […]
By KEVIN J KELLEY, NAIROBI NEWS South Sudan President Salva Kiir and former Vice-President Riek Machar, fierce rivals in a civil war that has claimed tens of thousands of lives, maintain family homes a short distance from one another in […]
By Cesar Jaramillo, Huffington Post Make no mistake: neither North Korea’s latest nuclear weapons test nor the recent high-stakes stalemate over Iran’s nuclear program are the root of nuclear insecurity. They are but symptoms of a nuclear disarmament regime in […]