Nonviolent Activism

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.

Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass

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 […]

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 […]