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Talk Nation Radio: Stephen McKeown on Armistice Day

Talk Nation Radio: Stephen McKeown on Armistice Day

 November 13, 2018 Steve McKeown was a radio operator in the 4th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army in Vietnam in 1966 to 1967. He was a founding member of Veterans For Peace Chapter 27 in Minneapolis / St. Paul, […]

Adam Hochschild on Democracy Now

Adam Hochschild on Democracy Now

On Armistice Day, Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman interviewed historian Adam Hochschild, author of To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 and King Leopold’s Ghost. Adam Hochschild was a co-founder of Mother Jones magazine. His latest book is Lessons from a Dark Time […]

Dan Crenshaw Sounds Like a Propagandist for Mass Murder

Dan Crenshaw Sounds Like a Propagandist for Mass Murder

By David Swanson, Director of World BEYOND War What is more sick about U.S. society? 1) It’s totally 100% acceptable to make cruel stupid jokes about people’s appearance. 2) There’s an exception. You shouldn’t do it if the thing you’re […]

TRUMP NOT WELCOME IN FRANCE!

TRUMP NOT WELCOME IN FRANCE!

By Jeunesse Révolution Macron Invites Trump and Netanyahu to a “Peace Forum” French President Emmanuel Macron invited Donald Trump and 60 heads of State to attend a “Peace Forum” in Paris on November 11-13. It will be preceded one day […]

Celebrate Armistice Day, Not Veterans Day

Celebrate Armistice Day, Not Veterans Day

By David Swanson for The Humanist Do not celebrate Veterans Day. Celebrate Armistice Day instead. Do not celebrate Veterans Day — because of what it has become, and even more so because of what it replaced and erased from U.S. […]

We Are Winning! Peace Action @ Weapons Expo 2018

We Are Winning! Peace Action @ Weapons Expo 2018

From Auckland Peace Action, November 4, 2018 The 2018 Weapons Expo and the accompanying campaign to shut it down are finished for the year. It has been an awesome and successful week for the peace movement in Palmerston North, and […]

Talk Nation Radio: Greta Zarro on Organizing a World BEYOND War

Talk Nation Radio: Greta Zarro on Organizing a World BEYOND War

Greta Zarro is Organizing Director at World BEYOND War. She has a background in issue-based community organizing. Her experience includes volunteer recruitment and engagement, event organizing, coalition building, legislative and media outreach, and public speaking. Greta graduated as valedictorian from […]

Why Aren’t More Young People Involved in the Anti-War Movement?

Why Aren’t More Young People Involved in the Anti-War Movement?

By Mary Miller, November 1, 2018 What comes to mind when you hear the words “anti-war protest”? Most Americans will picture the protests against the Vietnam war in the sixties and early seventies, an era famous for its youth and […]

Peaceworkers Unite for a World BEYOND War

Peaceworkers Unite for a World BEYOND War

October 31, 2018 ‘The major threat facing humanity in the 21st century is the proliferation of violence, weapons and warfare,‘ says Laurie Ross, a veteran NZ Nuclear Free Peacemaker of Auckland. She has just returned from the World BEYOND War […]

Armistice Day Ended The War To End Wars. The Treaty Of Versailles Gave Us War Without End

Armistice Day Ended The War To End Wars. The Treaty Of Versailles Gave Us War Without End

By Mike Ferner October 29, 2018 Historians debate to what extent the Treaty of Versailles was responsible for Hitler’s march to World War II, but there can be little doubt that the treaty ending the “War to End All Wars” […]

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