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Ray McGovern on Missile Defense

Ray McGovern is a veteran CIA officer turned political activist. McGovern was a CIA analyst from 1963 to 1990, and in the 1980s chaired National Intelligence Estimates and prepared the President’s Daily Brief. He received the Intelligence Commendation Medal at […]

Dave Webb’s report from Stockholm

Dave Webb’s report from Stockholm

By Dave Webb, Yorkshire Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Greetings from Stockholm where I have been taking part in a one day conference on “Making the North a Zone of Peace”, organised by the Swedish Peace Council and the Global Network […]

US promised it wouldn’t use Depleted Uranium in Syria. But then it did.

US promised it wouldn’t use Depleted Uranium in Syria. But then it did.

By Samuel Oakford, Airwars. Officials have confirmed that the US military – despite vowing not to use controversial Depleted Uranium (DU) weapons on the battlefield in Iraq and Syria – fired thousands of rounds of such munitions during two high-profile […]

Ignore the tough talk – Trump’s Iran policy will be much like Obama’s

Ignore the tough talk – Trump’s Iran policy will be much like Obama’s

By Gareth Porter, Middle East Eye. For all its grandstanding, Trump’s administration is just following an American tradition of coercing Iran and its ‘malign influence’ The first public pronouncements by President Donald Trump’s administration on Iran have created the widespread […]

Talk Nation Radio: Is Amnesty International Promoting War in Syria?

Talk Nation Radio: Is Amnesty International Promoting War in Syria?

https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-is-amnesty-international-promoting-war-in-syria Rick Sterling is an independent investigative journalist who just wrote the article “Amnesty International Stokes Syrian War” for ConsortiumNews.com. Find Sterling’s article here:https://consortiumnews.com/2017/02/11/amnesty-international-stokes-syrian-war Find the Amnesty International report here: http://www.amnestyusa.org/sites/default/files/human_slaughterhouse.pdf Total run time: 29:00 Host: David Swanson.Producer: David Swanson.Music […]

Love Beyond Flags: Nothing More Beautiful

By David Swanson When Iran’s democracy was overthrown by the CIA in 1953, many Iranians had what they still have: affection for the people of the United States, as distinct from the U.S. government. If — even with Michael Flynn […]

Treaty of Tlatelolco: Fifty Years of Success

Treaty of Tlatelolco: Fifty Years of Success

By Sergio Duarte and Jenifer Mackby – TRANSCEND Media Service. On February 14, 2017 the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean – Treaty of Tlatelolco – will celebrate its 50th anniversary. The Treaty […]

Fifteen years in Afghanistan: Same Questions, Same Answers-And Now Four More Years of the Same

Fifteen years in Afghanistan: Same Questions, Same Answers-And Now Four More Years of the Same

By Ann Wright. In December 2001, a little over fifteen years ago, I was on the small five-person team that reopened the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan.  Now fifteen years later, the same questions we asked almost two decades ago […]

The Invisible Killing Machine

The Invisible Killing Machine

By Doug Noble. With Trump in the White House our world suddenly seems upside down, with chaotic new domestic threats issued hourly and the world shifting dangerously under our feet. Suddenly, too, in the streets across the country are thousands […]

Choose One of These Items When You Become a Recurring Donor

Choose One of These Items When You Become a Recurring Donor

When you become a recurring donor, you help World Beyond War succeed. Click here to donate. When you donate, you’ll see a dropdown menu from which you can choose one of these items:     A Sky Blue Scarf as […]

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