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Traces of Evil

Traces of Evil

By Robert C. Koehler Barack Obama’s central dilemma last week, when he tried to sell a new war to the American public on the eve of the thirteenth anniversary of 9/11, was to speak convincingly about the wisdom and effectiveness […]

Truth Blurted Out in European Parliament

Combating Plagues

By Winslow Myers I wrote my Senator, Angus King, to register my judgment that further military American intervention in the Middle East was a catastrophic mistake. His response was measured and thoughtful. Principles which will guide his future votes on […]

War Resisting

War Resisting

War Resisters’ Stories Newsletter of War Resisters’ International September 2014 Take action for military free-education and research Militaries across the world gain access to young people through education systems. It gives them an extraordinary chance to shape every generation’s perception […]

If ISIS Were Really a Movie

If ISIS Were Really a Movie

ISIS has created a movie preview for the coming war, a war it eagerly wants Washington to take part in. The White House and Congress would like to oblige, as long as the movie can be a short one, on […]

Lessons Learned in the Bucca Camp

Lessons Learned in the Bucca Camp

By Kathy Kelly In January of 2004 I visited “Bucca Camp,” a U.S.-run POW camp named for a firefighter lost in the 2001 collapse of  New York’s World Trade Center.  Located near the isolated port city of Umm Qasr,  in southern Iraq, […]

43 Million People Kicked Out of Their Homes

43 Million People Kicked Out of Their Homes

By David Swanson War, our leaders tell us, is needed to make the world a better place. Well, maybe not so much for the 43 million people who’ve been driven out of their homes and remain in a precarious state […]

Human Rights Week in DC

Human Rights Week in DC

Individue erklæring om fred

Jeg forstår, at krige og militarisme gør os mindre sikre snarere end beskytte os, at de dræber, sårer og traumatisere voksne, børn og spædbørn, skader det naturlige miljø meget, erodere borgerlige frihedsrettigheder, og dræner vores økonomier ved opsugning af midler […]

After New York: Rally for Peace and Climate in DC

After New York: Rally for Peace and Climate in DC

An interactive townhall discussion of how we get to peace Speakers: Andy Shallal, Barbara Wien, David Swanson, and YOU When: Monday, September 22, 11:30-1:30 Where: SIS Founders Room, American University 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20016 Food and drink […]

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