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Israel’s Apartheid Legacy

Israel’s Apartheid Legacy

The following letter to the editor was written by Terry Crawford-Browne and published on PressReader. March 28, 2017 Dear Editor: It is appalling that Independent Newspapers and the Sunday Argus continue to make their columns available to Zionist hasbara propagandists, Monessa Shapiro […]

Thinking Beyond Exceptionalism

Thinking Beyond Exceptionalism

By David Swanson, March 27, 2018 Excepted from Curing Exceptionalism: What’s wrong with how we think about the United States? What can we do about it? (April, 2018). Try this experiment: Imagine that space aliens really come to earth and really have, […]

Talk Nation Radio: Mitchell Plitnick on John Bolton

Talk Nation Radio: Mitchell Plitnick on John Bolton

Mitchell Plitnick is former vice president of the Foundation for Middle East Peace. He is the former director of the U.S. Office of B’Tselem: The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, and was previously the director […]

Okinawa Action in DC

Okinawa Action in DC

Bahman Azad, March 23rd, 2018, Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases organized a rally in from of Japanese Embassy in Washington DC to demand freedom for Hiroji Yamashiro and other Anti-Bases activists and the closure of all U.S. Military Bases […]

New Zealand WBW Demands Inquiry into Civilian Deaths in Afghanistan

New Zealand WBW Demands Inquiry into Civilian Deaths in Afghanistan

By Liz Remmerswaal Hughes A delegation of human rights and disarmament groups, including World BEYOND War, went to the New Zealand Parliament in Wellington on 13 March 2018 to deliver a petition calling for an inquiry into a claim by […]

Trumparade of 2018 Stupidest Idea Since Philadelphia Liberty Loan Parade of 1918

Trumparade of 2018 Stupidest Idea Since Philadelphia Liberty Loan Parade of 1918

By David Swanson It’s hard not to focus on the fact that Trump has picked the 100th anniversary of the first Armistice Day celebration for his weaponry parade (more on that below). But there was another parade a month and […]

Should We Really Be Allowing the Pentagon to Teach Target Practice to Teens on Campus?

Should We Really Be Allowing the Pentagon to Teach Target Practice to Teens on Campus?

By Ilana Novick, March 23, 2018 From AlterNet On Monday night, Pat Elder taught his usual GED class at Great Hills High School in Maryland. On Tuesday morning, he woke up to the news that his building had been the […]

Statement of World BEYOND War Director on John Bolton Appointment

Statement of World BEYOND War Director on John Bolton Appointment

“Imagining that Donald Trump can’t do something worse each day than the day before has been doomed to failure since long before John Bolton’s appointment,” said David Swanson, director of World BEYOND War. “But this one is stunning. Trump just […]

“No news picture in history has generated so much emotion around the world as that one”. (Colored version).

Why Would Anyone Kill One’s Self In an Attempt to Stop A War?

By Ann Wright, March 22, 2018. Many in America admire young men and women who join the military and profess to be willing to give up their lives for whatever the U.S. politicians/government decide is best for another country—”freedom and […]

Why 55 U.S. Senators Voted for Genocide in Yemen

Why 55 U.S. Senators Voted for Genocide in Yemen

By David Swanson, March 21, 2018. Tuesday’s debate and vote in the U.S. Senate on whether to end (technically whether or not to vote on whether to end) U.S. participation in the war on Yemen can certainly be presented as […]

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