Close Bases The No Bases Campaign

The No Bases Campaign

The closing of U.S. bases and the removal of U.S. military personnel are critical to the elimination of war.

Divest from Weapons Divest from the War Machine

Divest from the War Machine

World BEYOND War organizes to remove public and private assets from weapons manufacturers, military contractors, and war profiteers.

Peace Education Peace Education

Peace Education

World BEYOND War believes that education is a critical component of a global security system and an essential tool for getting us there.

Chapters & Affiliates Find or Create a Chapter or Affiliate

Find or Create a Chapter or Affiliate

World BEYOND War has chapters around the world. Join a local World BEYOND War chapter or start your own!

Recent Posts

Is War Necessary?

By John Reuwer, February 23, 2020, World BEYOND War Remarks by World BEYOND War Board Member John Reuwer in Colchester, Vermont, on February 20, 2020 I want to bring my medical experience to bear on the question of war. As […]

PFAS Contamination Near George Air Force Base Threatens Public Health

The groundwater in Victorville and throughout much of California is contaminated with PFAS, the “forever chemicals.” By Pat Elder, February 23, 2020, World BEYOND War On September 10, 2018 the Lahontan Regional Water Board tested the well water of the […]

Fresno’s PFAS Contamination Problem

The Air Force’s fire training area and Fresno’s Water Treatment Plant are too close for comfort. By Pat Elder, February 23, 2020, World BEYOND War Fresno’s Southeast Surface Water Treatment Plant is located 7,500 feet from the former Fire Training […]

Nonviolent Action for Peace

By David Swanson, Executive Director of World BEYOND War George Lakey’s new book is called How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning. On its cover is a drawing of a hand holding up two fingers in what […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Liz Remmerswaal

In each biweekly e-newsletter, we share the stories of World BEYOND War volunteers around the world. Want to volunteer with World BEYOND War? Email Location: New Zealand How did you get involved with World BEYOND War (WBW)? I met […]

Feed People, Not War!

VIDEO: Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI, 4th CD) joins Milwaukee County Supervisor Steven Shea and peace activists from Milwaukee’s End the Wars Coalition in supporting the campaign to use 3% of U.S. military spending to end starvation on earth. #worldBEYONDwar Video […]

How Are We Going to Pay for Saving Trillions of Dollars?

By David Swanson, Executive Director of World BEYOND War, February 21, 2020 Enhanced Medicare for All — that wild scheme that Michael Bloomberg calls “untried” because it’s only been tested for decades in virtually every wealthy nation on earth — […]

Bullet Points and Punch Lines by Lee Camp

You Have To Laugh

By David Swanson, February 20, 2020 It’s often hard to report on U.S. politics and government with a straight face. It’s even harder to report on the usual reporting on U.S. politics and government with a straight face. So much […]

Richard Sanders on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Richard Sanders on Shutting Down Weapons Shows

Richard Sanders is a researcher/writer/activist who has engaged full-time in the peace movement since 1984 when he escaped academia with an MA in cultural anthropology. His efforts to debunk Canada’s peace mythology began when coordinating Ottawa’s Peace Resource Centre, producing a […]

2020 List of Valid Nobel Peace Prize Nominations

From The Nobel Peace Prize Watch, February 2020 Letter submitted to the committee here Media release here See our NPPW guidelines for screening The address for the full list is: A. NEW nominations,  (known /endorsed by NPPW for the first time in 2020): […]