Swords to Plowshares: The Belltower

This touring Belltower, dedicated by Veterans For Peace on Memorial Day 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina, is covered with windblown plaques with personal inscriptions in many languages about the effects of war. Everywhere it travels people share their stories of […]

David Swanson Discusses Curing American Exceptionalism Progressive News and Opinion”: David Swanson is the director of worldbeyondwar and campaign coordinator of He blogs at and His books include War is a Lie, War is Never Just, When the World Outlawed War. And […]

Senator Tim Kaine’s Brief Run-In With the Law

By David Swanson, April 20, 2018 . Today, April 20, 2018, Senator Tim Kaine told an audience at the U of Virginia that missiles into Syria were illegal because not authorized by Congress, leaving everyone to imagine Congress could have […]

The Real News: Debunking the Myth of American Exceptionalism, with David Swanson

Anti-war writer and activist David Swanson discusses his new book Curing Exceptionalism, and picks apart the chauvinistic idea that the United States of America is the greatest country on the planet.

Danny Glover at April 4, 2018, Rally to End Racism

Actor Danny Glover speaking about Martin Luther King’s commitment to end the interconnected triple evils of racism, poverty and militarism. Glover spoke at the Rally to End Racism in Washington, DC, on the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s assassination, […]

Honest Government Ad | Aussie Arms Industry

The Australien Government made an ad about how its plans to become one of the top 10 exporters of arms in the world, and it’s surprisingly honest and informative.

No Trumparade: Armistice Day Is Not Trump Weaponry Day

Find the Stop Trump’s Military Parade coalition and sign up here. November 11, 2018, is Armistice Day 100, a century since World War I was ended at a scheduled moment (11 o’clock on the 11th day of the 11th month […]

Two Arrested in Civil Resistance at Creech AFB

March 28, 2018. Two members of the Sacred Peace Walk were arrested at Creech AFB, Wednesday, 03/28/18 in a nonviolent civil resistance action protesting the criminal drone assassination program conducted by the USAF and the CIA at Creech.

Okinawa Action in DC

Bahman Azad, March 23rd, 2018, Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases organized a rally in from of Japanese Embassy in Washington DC to demand freedom for Hiroji Yamashiro and other Anti-Bases activists and the closure of all U.S. Military Bases […]

Florida Gunman Nikolas Cruz Knew How to Use a Gun, Thanks to the NRA and the U.S. Army

From, February 23, 2018. Part 2. Extended web-only discussion with Pat Elder, the director of the National Coalition to Protect Student Privacy, a group that confronts militarism in the schools. He is the author of “Military Recruiting in the […]