Nonviolent Activism

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No Justice, No Peace! Time to Confront the U.S. Rogue State

May 25, 2020 From Black Alliance for Peace Let us give you a rundown of the current global state of affairs: The Trump Administration recently undermined a United Nations proposal for a global ceasefire to confront the ravages of COVID-19 […]

1960s-era US anti military draft protest

Activists Fought US Military Draft For Decades – They May Soon Have To Again

By Robert Levering, May 19, 2020 From Waging Nonviolence As if there weren’t enough to worry about these days, women soon may be required to register for the military draft. You may not have heard about this development because of […]

Types of Violence

Types Of Violence

By Suman Khanna Aggarwal, May 22, 2020 “The 20th century will be remembered as a century marked by violence. It burdens us with its legacy of mass destruction, of violence inflicted on a scale never seen and never possible before […]

Video of Building the Peace Movement Teach-In

By World BEYOND War, May 20, 2020

Heroes and Patriots: Alice Slater Speaks About The End of Nuclear War

May 20, 2020 Lawyer and activist Alice Slater joins Heroes and Patriots host Mary Massey to discuss the ending of nuclear war. This program originally aired on KMUD Community Radio on April 2, 2020.

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Civil Society as a Force for Peace

By David Rintoul, World BEYOND War Online Course Participant May 18, 2020 Frederick Douglass once said, “Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and […]

Peace Almanac

Peace Almanac Available Free to Radio Stations and Podcasts

By World BEYOND War, May 18, 2020 The World BEYOND War Peace Almanac is now available in audio consisting of 365 two-minute segments, one for each day of the year, free to radio stations, podcasts, and everyone else. The Peace […]

May 15: International Conscientious Objection Day: Events across different countries

By War Resisters International, May 15, 2020 Today, 15th May, is International Conscientious Objection Day! Activists and conscientious objectors (COs) from across different countries are taking actions to celebrate this day. Find a list of events/actions happening on this day […]

Anti-drone protest in Berlin

Anti-Drone Protest in Berlin

May 12, 2020 From Co-op News On Monday May 11, 2020 anti-war groups in Berlin held an event and vigil close to the entrance of the German Defense Ministry. Elsa Rassbach and the Berlin Peace Coordination organized the event. Members […]

How to Avoid a Draft for Dummies

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, May 8, 2020 There are two brand new ways to avoid any military draft that should come along. (I know you’re not worried about a draft, but the numbers of failed coup attempts in […]