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Eight Climate Activists Arrested at Pentagon on Earth Day

Eight Climate Activists Arrested at Pentagon on Earth Day

Members of the National Campaign for Nonviolent Resistance [NCNR] have been active in challenging U.S. invasions and attacks of Afghanistan, Iraq and other countries.  Frequently NCNR members have been arrested, and then in court speak out against such U.S. policies. […]

Gradual Injustice

Gradual Injustice

By David Swanson Chris Woods’ excellent new book is called Sudden Justice: America’s Secret Drone Wars. The title comes from a claim that then-President George W. Bush made for drone wars. The book actually tells a story of gradual injustice. […]

Making History and Building a Future in the Nevada Desert

By Brian Terrell On March 26, I was in Nevada in my role as event coordinator for Nevada Desert Experience, preparing for the annual Sacred Peace Walk, a 65-mile trek through the desert from Las Vegas to the nuclear Test […]

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The Decline and Fall of the United States

The Decline and Fall of the United States

By David Swanson Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I’ve tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough […]

David Swanson Discusses Wikileaks Sony/State Department Claims on RT International

David Swanson at Pax Christi Michigan

I Will No Longer Pay Taxes for War

I Will No Longer Pay Taxes for War

By Matthew Hoh If a thousand men were not to pay their tax bills this year, that would not be a violent and bloody measure, as it would be to pay them, and enable the State to commit violence and […]

I Just Asked Erik Prince To Stop Bribing Politicians

I Just Asked Erik Prince To Stop Bribing Politicians

By David Swanson “It’s bad enough to be creating more profit incentive for war,” I told former head of Blackwater Erik Prince, “but you recycle part of the profits as bribes for more war in the form of so-called campaign […]

Webinar on The Power of Protest

Webinar on The Power of Protest

Join us Thursday April 16th 4:00 – 4:30 EST Join Tom Hayden, Heather Booth, and Jonathan Hutto Sr for a report on the organizing of this conference. To participate in the webinar: log into the meeting at https://www.anymeeting.com/783-562-631 Or to […]

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