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The Official Rwanda Story Unravels

By Andy Piascik For two decades, Western elites have spun a tale of how Rwandan dictator Paul Kagame heroically ended the 1994 genocide in that country. That narrative has persisted despite the fact that a great deal of evidence shows […]

Lies About Rwanda Mean More Wars If Not Corrected

Lies About Rwanda Mean More Wars If Not Corrected

By David Swanson Urge the ending of war these days and you’ll very quickly hear two words: “Hitler” and “Rwanda.”  While World War II killed some 70 million people, it’s the killing of some 6 to 10 million (depending on […]

No to NATO – Yes to Peace Speakers

No to NATO – Yes to Peace Speakers

Main No to NATO – Yes to Peace FESTIVAL page Click to jump down to Speakers for April 4, SPEAKERS FOR APRIL 3 NONVIOLENT ACTION PREP WORKSHOPS LEADERS: NADINE BLOCH Nadine Bloch is currently the Training Director for Beautiful Trouble. […]

Isolationism or Imperialism: You Really Can’t Imagine a Third Possibility?

Of the United Nations’ 18 major human rights treaties, the United States is party to 5, fewer than any other nation on earth, except Bhutan (4), and tied with Malaysia, Myanmar, and South Sudan, a country torn by warfare since […]

Resources

Here are books, films, videos, articles, etc., organized by topic. War Abolition — General — A good place to startEvents — Good resources for holding eventsMyths:War Is InevitableWar Is NecessaryWar Is BeneficialWar Is JustWhy End War:War Is ImmoralWar Endangers UsWar […]

Why Yemeni War Deaths are Five Times Higher Than You’ve Been Led to Believe

By Nicolas J S Davies, CounterPunch Photo Source Felton Davis | CC BY 2.0 In April, I made new estimates of the death toll in America’s post-2001 wars in a three-part Consortium News report. I estimated that these wars have now killed several million people.  I […]

Canadian Leftist Militarism Leaves Decency Behind

by David Swanson, September 11, 2018. If one were to travel north through North America, with the seasons or the change in climate, harvesting crops of patriotic warmongering, the biggest drop in crop yield might come around the Mason Dixon […]

Israelis and Africa’s First World War

by Terry Crawford-Browne, August 4, 2018. We South Africans are still reeling in shock six years after the cold-blooded murder of 34 miners by the Police at the Marikana platinum mine in 2012 – just one massacre, not dozens as […]

War Is Just

War Is Just

Myth: War is Just Fact: None of the precepts of the venerable “just war theory” hold up under modern scrutiny, and its requirement that war be used only as a last resort is impossible in an age when nonviolent alternatives […]

How Many Millions Have Been Killed in America’s Post-9/11 Wars? Part 3: Libya, Syria, Somalia and Yemen

In the third and final part of his series, Nicolas JS Davies investigates the death toll of U.S. covert and proxy wars in Libya, Syria, Somalia and Yemen and underscores the importance of comprehensive war mortality studies. By Nicolas J […]