Demilitarization

COVID 19 by state, March 2020

Why Is The U.S. So Exceptionally Vulnerable To COVID-19?

By Nicolas J S Davies, March 27, 2020 The United States has become the new center of the global coronavirus pandemic, with over 80,000 cases, more than China or Italy. More than a thousand Americans have already died, but this is surely only the very beginning of this deadly […]

Dr Strangelove

Doctor Strangelove Takes Care Of Our Health

By Manlio Dinucci, Il Manifesto, March 24, 2020 Faced with Coronavirus “our first concern is to protect the health of our forces and our Allies“- the US European Command declared. It therefore announced it had reduced Defender Europe 20 exercise in number […]

F35 military aircraft loaded with bombs

United Nations Calls For Peace During The Coronavirus Pandemic, But War Production Continues

By Brent Patterson, March 25, 2020 From Peace Brigades International – Canada On March 23, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called for “an immediate global ceasefire in all corners of the world.” Guterres highlighted, “Let’s not forget that in war-ravaged countries, health […]

United Nations Chief Calls For Global Ceasefire

From UN News, March 23, 2020 “The fury of the virus illustrates the folly of war”, he said.  “That is why today, I am calling for an immediate global ceasefire in all corners of the world.  It is time to put armed […]

Protesting CANSEC

Mobilization To Cancel CANSEC Arms Show Grows Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

By Brent Patterson, March 19, 2020 It’s still not known for sure if the annual CANSEC arms show will take place as planned from May 27-28 in Ottawa. Despite the World Health Organization declaring the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic on […]

50 Oppressive Governments Supported by the U.S. Government

Excerpted from 20 Dictators Currently Supported by the U.S. by David Swanson, March 19, 2020 A dictator is a single individual who possesses such extreme power over a government that some people refer to it as “absolute power.” There are […]

Let’s Use This Time We Have to Radically Rethink

By Wolfgang Lieberknecht (Peace Factory Wanfried), March 18, 2020 Let’s use the time: Now we have to radically rethink: people must be at the centre of politics! Mankind spends 1,800,000,000,000 Euros annually on armament against each other! At the top […]

NATO war games in Europe - handshakes

US Army Invades Virus-Plagued Europe

By Bruce K. Gagnon, March 17, 2020 In the midst of a staggering virus epidemic that has shut much of Europe down, the insane and arrogant United States is presently sending 30,000 Army troops throughout Europe for war games. As […]

Open Letter to #CancelCANSEC

UPDATE: Sign the petition to send an email to Trudeau, Defence Minister Sajjan, Foreign Affairs Minister Champagne, Ottawa Mayor Watson, and CADSI to #CancelCANSEC immediately! Contact Info: David Swanson, Executive Director, World BEYOND War, info@worldbeyondwar.org March 16, 2020 Dear Canadian […]

Entrance to CANSEC weapons show in Ottawa

Canadian Weapons Show Will Proceed Despite Coronavirus Pandemic

By Brent Patterson, March 13, 2020 Amid public health concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, warnings against non-essential travel, new rules around public gatherings of more than 250 people, and the cancellation of awards shows and sports seasons, one thing must […]