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?”     World Beyond War is pleased to provide the 2016 edition of the book that everyone has been asking for: A Global Security System: An Alternative to War. […]

Videos Peace Poles suggested to replace local war memorials

Peace Poles suggested to replace local war memorials

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — For the past year, there has been a lot of talk of what to do with the Robert e. Lee statue and other monuments around town. After what happened last weekend, a local resident is hoping […]

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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Covering Up the Massacre of Mosul

Covering Up the Massacre of Mosul

When Russia and Syria killed civilians in driving Al Qaeda forces out of Aleppo, U.S. officials and media shouted “war crimes.” But the U.S.-led bombardment of Iraq’s Mosul got a different response, notes Nicolas J S Davies. By Nicolas J […]

Trump’s Articles of Impeachment: A Greatest Hits Collection

Trump’s Articles of Impeachment: A Greatest Hits Collection

By David Swanson, August 23, 2017, FireDonaldTrump.org. Several years back, I led a team of authors drafting articles of impeachment against then-President George W. Bush for then-Congressman Dennis Kucinich. We drafted over 60 and settled on the best 35. Had […]

Tony de Brum died on Tuesday, aged 72. (Photo: Takver)

Obituary: Tony de Brum, Marshallese climate and anti-nuclear crusader

By Karl Mathiesen, August 22, 2017, Climate Home. De Brum, who witnessed the destructive power of nuclear weapons as a child, won justice for his tiny country against formidable economic and political odds. Born in 1945, Tony de Brum grew […]

BREAKING: Charlottesville to Keep Only Non-Racist War Monuments

BREAKING: Charlottesville to Keep Only Non-Racist War Monuments

By David Swanson, August 19, 2017, Let’s Try Democracy. Under the new policy just announced in Charlottesville, Virginia, the city will be taking down all but the non-racist war monuments and memorials in all of its public spaces. Three monuments […]

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Donald Trump Is Dropping Bombs at Unprecedented Levels

The candidate who once warned America about Hillary Clinton’s hawkishness is turning into a war machine. By Jennifer Wilson, Micah Zenko, August 9, 2017, Foreign Policy. Throughout the 2016 campaign, many people opposed to Donald Trump’s candidacy were nonetheless reluctant […]

How “Both Sides” Forge U.S. Supremacy: The Nationalistic Hypocrisies of “Violence” and “Free Speech”

How “Both Sides” Forge U.S. Supremacy: The Nationalistic Hypocrisies of “Violence” and “Free Speech”

By Sam Husseini, August 18, 2017. Many have focused on President Donald Trump’s statements on Charlottesville condemning the “violence” from “both sides”. Which is understandable, since the killing of Heather Heyer and overwhelming violence came from white supremacists. But virtually […]

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How Movies Like ‘Toy Story 3’ and ‘The Incredibles’ Are Turning Our Children into Violent, Militarized Monsters

“Ten percent of any population is cruel, no matter what, and ten percent is merciful, no matter what, and the remaining 80 percent can be moved in either direction.” Susan Sontag. By Heidi Tilney Kramer / OpenDemocracy, August 17, 2017, Alternet. […]

Peace Poles suggested to replace local war memorials

Peace Poles suggested to replace local war memorials

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (NEWSPLEX) — For the past year, there has been a lot of talk of what to do with the Robert e. Lee statue and other monuments around town. After what happened last weekend, a local resident is hoping […]

Creative Anti-Nazism

Creative Anti-Nazism

By David Swanson, August 17, 2017, Let’s Try Democracy. The people of Durham , N.C., have the right idea. Not only have they taken down a Confederate war statue themselves, but they’ve lined up en masse to turn themselves in […]

Vicenza – Appello per un’azione globale contro le basi militari

Vicenza – Appello per un’azione globale contro le basi militari

17 / 8 / 2017, Informativa. Attivisti determinati in tutto il mondo hanno resistito per decenni ad occupazione, militarismo e basi militari straniere nelle loro terre. Queste lotte sono state coraggiose e persistenti. Uniamo la nostra resistenza in un’azione globale per […]

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