Alternatives “A Global Security System: An Alternative to War” – 2016 Edition Now Available

“A Global Security System: An Alternative to War” – 2016 Edition Now Available

    “You say you’re against war, but what’s the alternative?”   To get the new 2017 edition, sign up and attend #NoWar2017. To use the new online study and action guide, click here: Study War No More! World Beyond […]

Videos The Best Speech Ever Yet by Any U.S. President

The Best Speech Ever Yet by Any U.S. President

This was at American University. #NoWar2017 will be there September 22-24 http://worldbeyondwar.org/nowar2017

Mapping Militarism Mapping the War Machine

Mapping the War Machine

When it comes to understanding wars, for some people, a picture of the dead or of the injured or of the traumatized or of those made refugees can be worth ten million words. And, for at least some of us, […]

Divestment Divest Public Pension Funds from Weapons Dealers

Divest Public Pension Funds from Weapons Dealers

Partners on this campaign include: World Beyond War, RootsAction.org. To join us in working on this campaign, scroll down and fill out the form. Get DIVEST mugs, magnets, shirts. While governments buy weapons, market weapons to other governments, donate weapons […]

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The Best Speech Ever Yet by Any U.S. President

The Best Speech Ever Yet by Any U.S. President

This was at American University. #NoWar2017 will be there September 22-24 http://worldbeyondwar.org/nowar2017

Waterborne Demonstration Puts Pentagon’s Environmental Impact Front and Center

Waterborne Demonstration Puts Pentagon’s Environmental Impact Front and Center

By John Zangas and Anne Meado.  Arlington, Va. — On Sunday afternoon, the Backbone Campaign, World Without War, the Raging Grannies, and other peace and environmental groups staged the spectacular banner hoist using a flotilla of linked kayakers in the […]

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and White House chief of staff John Kelly watched a presidential appearance alongside Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Vice President Mike Pence in August.

America’s slow-motion military coup

By Stephen Kinzer, September 16, 2017, Boston Globe. In a democracy, no one should be comforted to hear that generals have imposed discipline on an elected head of state. That was never supposed to happen in the United States. Now […]

The Best Speech Yet From Any U.S. President

In planning an upcoming conference aimed at challenging the institution of war, to be held at American University September 22-24, I can’t help but be drawn to the speech a U.S. president gave at American University a little more than […]

The skyline of Basle (Grossbasel) - Fotography by Matthias Walter

Human Rights, Future Generations and Crimes in the Nuclear Age

Congress, 14 – 17 September 2017, University of Basel Basel Declaration on human rights and trans-generational crimes resulting from nuclear weapons and nuclear energy The participants in the international conference Human Rights, Future Generations and Crimes in the Nuclear Age, […]

Stanislav Yevgrafovich in Petrov, Friazino, on October 30, 2011. (Xavier Durand / Alamy Stock Photo)

Man Who Saved the World From Nuclear Annihilation Dies at 77

In 1983, Soviet lieutenant colonel Stanislav Petrov kept his cool and reported a U.S. missile strike as a false alarm, preventing a massive counterstrike By Jason Daley, September 18, 2017, smithsonian.com . The majority of people in the United States […]

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Kayaking activists protest ‘petroleum wars’ outside Pentagon (VIDEO)

Several dozen activists paddled their kayaks outside the Pentagon to protest the US military’s pollution of water and use of fossil fuels, which they claim is destroying the planet. Gathering in the Boundary Channel of the Potomac River, just east […]

No War 2017: Kayaktivists decry DoD pollution outside the Pentagon

No War 2017: Kayaktivists decry DoD pollution outside the Pentagon

Published on Sep 18, 2017 About 50 protesters kayaked to the Pentagon with a banner saying “No oil for wars, no wars for oil.” David Swanson, author and director of World Beyond War, discusses why his group is raising the […]

Michiganders Invited to Give Peace a Chance This Week

Michiganders Invited to Give Peace a Chance This Week

Mona Shand, Public News Service,September 18, 2017 LANSING, Mich. – Faith groups, grassroots activists and community organizations from all over Michigan will come together this week to reject violence and work toward creating a culture of peace. Terry Link, co-chair […]

Maquinaria de guerra del Pentágono contamina el planeta

Maquinaria de guerra del Pentágono contamina el planeta

Published on Sep 18, 2017 Una singular protesta tuvo lugar en Washington D.C., capital de Estados Unidos, contra la maquinaria de guerra del Pentágono en todo el mundo. Los activistas de varias organizaciones fueron partícipes de una flotilla de kayaks […]

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