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No More Wars on Anything

No More Wars on Anything

By David Swanson Searching new articles on ye olde internets the past couple of days for the word “war,” I turned up roughly equal uses of “war” to refer to wars and to refer to other things entirely. Apparently there […]

Why I am a peace activist. Why aren’t you?

David Hartsough on Waging Peace in Seattle on October 24, 2014

U.S. Sends Planes Armed With Depleted Uranium to Middle East

U.S. Sends Planes Armed With Depleted Uranium to Middle East

The U.S. Air Force says it is not halting its use of Depleted Uranium weapons, has recently sent them to the Middle East, and is prepared to use them. A type of airplane, the A-10, deployed this month to the […]

Talk Nation Radio: Randall Amster on Peace Ecology

Talk Nation Radio: Randall Amster on Peace Ecology

https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-randall-amster-on-peace-ecology Randall Amster discusses his book Peace Ecology. Amster is Director of the Program on Justice and Peace at Georgetown University, and Executive Director of the Peace and Justice Studies Association. Total run time: 29:00 Host: David Swanson.Producer: David Swanson.Music […]

Israeli Chooses “Honorable Life” Over Joining Military

Israeli Chooses “Honorable Life” Over Joining Military

By David Swanson Danielle Yaor is 19, Israeli, and refusing to take part in the Israeli military. She is one of 150 who have committed themselves, thus far, to this position: We, citizens of the state of Israel, are designated […]

Thank You for Your Valor, Thank You for Your Service, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You… Still on the Thank-You Tour-of-Duty Circuit, 13 Years Later

By Rory Fanning, TomDispatch.com Last week, in a quiet indie bookstore on the north side of Chicago, I saw the latest issue of Rolling Stone resting on a chrome-colored plastic table a few feet from a barista brewing a vanilla […]

World Beyond War Concert in Berlin

Combat vs. The Climate: The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared

Combat vs. The Climate: The Military and Climate Security Budgets Compared

A new report connects U.S. military engagement and the threat of climate change. by Miriam Pemberton The report argues that a change from security spending is not commensurate with the role U.S. military strategy now assigns to climate change: as […]

War Culture

According to a book by George Williston called This Tribe of Mine: A Story of Anglo Saxon Viking Culture in America, the United States wages eternal war because of its cultural roots in the Germanic tribes that invaded, conquered, ethnically […]

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