Nonviolent Activism

World Beyond War: A New Podcast

World BEYOND War Podcast Episode 14: A Global Look At The Pandemic With Jeannie Toschi Marazzani Visconti and Gabriel Aguirre

By Marc Eliot Stein, May 8, 2020 From Milan to Caracas to Tehran to New York and everywhere else, peace activists around the world are experiencing the COVID-19 pandemic in vastly different ways. In the latest episode of the World […]

Erica Chenoweth on Innovations in Nonviolent Direct Actions Under Crisis

May 8, 2020 From East Point Peace Academy Erica Chenoweth, co-author of the book “Why Civil Resistance Works” and the Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights and International Affairs at Harvard Kennedy School, talks about innovations in NVDA during the […]

Videos: Kent State Truth Tribunal

By Mickey Huff, May 4, 2020 For the 50th anniversary, Professor Mickey Huff of Project Censored, interviewed academics, socio-political historians, protesters, and massacre survivors on the many issues related to the May 4, 1970 Kent and Jackson State massacres.  Tune […]

activists in Guam

World BEYOND War Hosts Webinar On Military Impact On Guam

By Jerick Sabian, April 30, 2020 From Pacific Daily News World BEYOND War hosted a webinar Thursday to talk about the impact of the U.S. military on Guam. The webinar, “Colonialism & Contamination: Mapping U.S. Military Injustices on the Chamorro People of Guam,” is […]

Giuletto Chiesa

Giulietto Chiesa On the Front Line Until the End

By Jeannie Toschi Marazzani Visconti, May 1, 2020 Giulietto Chiesa died a few hours after concluding the April 25th International Conference “Let’s Get Rid of War Virus”  on the 75th Anniversary of Italian Liberation and the End of World War II. The […]

Peace vigil in Broome County, New York

Love Peace? Electronically Organize Now!

By Jack Gilroy, April 29, 2020 Dr Martin Luther King said: “Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.” As biomedical teams around the world organize to find a vaccine for Covid19, peace makers have […]

Police, firefighters and emergency personnel line Garland Avenue in Burnside as the body of RCMP Const. Heidi Stevenson is transported on Sunday evening. - Eric Wynne

We Must Embrace Nonviolence

By Kathrin Winkler, April 21, 2020 From The ChronicleHerald Waking up in Halifax today is waking up to another new reality. I was blissfully watching trending Cape Bretoner Mary Janet baking butterscotch pie while a massacre was taking place just […]

Daniel Berrigan

COVID-19 and the Wasting Disease of Normalcy

By Brian Terrell, April 17, 2020 “But what of the price of peace?” asked Jesuit priest and war resister Daniel Berrigan, writing from federal prison in 1969, doing time for his part in the destruction of draft records. “I think […]

Sarah Lazare on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Sarah Lazare on Wars and Sanctions in a Time of Coronavirus

April 14, 2020 This week on Talk Nation Radio, we’ll talk about how the coronavirus crisis is impacting or failing to impact militarism and sanctions. Sarah Lazare is web editor at In These Times. She comes from a background in independent […]

One Earth, One Chance: Six Activists Discuss Climate

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, April 3, 2020 UPDATE: Now included in this video is the Q&A portion. Here’s a video I encourage you to watch above or at this LINK. The part that I’m in, which addresses climate […]