Resolutions

How To Demilitarize Police

July 30 2020 webinar with World BEYOND War’s David Swanson and Greta Zarro on how to start and win a campaign to ban militarized policing in your locality, anywhere on earth. We recently did this in Charlottesville, Va., U.S., and […]

Charlottesville Va. Bans Militarized Policing — Your City Can Too

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, July 20, 2020 By unanimous vote, the City Council of Charlottesville, Va., on Monday evening voted to ban militarized policing. Specifically, the City Council resolved that “the Charlottesville Police Department shall not acquire weaponry […]

Meeting of New Haven Health and Human Services Committee, June 2020

Peace Referendum Advances in New Haven

By Maliya Ellis, June 2, 2020 From New Haven Independent Dozens of New Haveners turned out to a virtual public hearing, invoking two new crises to press lawmakers for support for an older cause. The Health and Human Services Committee […]

Divestment via Public Banking

Divestment via Public Banking

By: Erica Stanojevic, July 18, 2019 Cities and counties hold billions of dollars of public money in Wall Street banks. Legally, these corporate banks own and control this money, which they use to finance harmful industries including: private prisons, immigrant […]

King-Crane Report on the Near East

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” […]