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Colin Powell at the United Nations

The U.S. Is Recycling Its Big Lie About Iraq To Target Iran

By Nicolas J. S. Davies, January 30, 2020 Sixteen years after the U.S. invasion of Iraq, most Americans understand that it was an illegal war based on lies about non-existent “weapons of mass destruction.” But our government is now threatening […]

World Beyond War: A New Podcast

Our Friends in Tehran: World BEYOND War Podcast Episode Featuring Shahrzad Khayatian and Foad Izadi

By Marc Eliot Stein, January 29, 2020 Three and a half weeks ago, the world reacted with horror to the news that the USA’s desperate President Trump had ordered the assassination of a senior official of Iran’s government, bringing the […]

Iran attacks 2 U.S. bases in Iraq in revenge for assassination of Lieutenant General Soleimani

World BEYOND War, January 8, 2020  

Foad Izadi at World Beyond War conference in Limerick 2019

Foad Izadi on USA Presence in Middle East

By Marc Eliot Stein, January 7, 2019 World BEYOND War was honored to include Foad Izadi, professor of American Studies at University of Tehran, on the agenda at our annual #NoWar2019 conference in Limerick, Ireland last year. As the global […]

Charlottesville City Council Passes Resolution Against War on Iran

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, January 7, 2020 Charlottesville Virginia’s City Council voted Monday evening to adopt a resolution opposing war on Iran and urging passage by Congress of Senator Tim Kaine’s privileged resolution. The City Council re-affirmed the […]

Iran War: Connect the Dots

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, January 6, 2020 I had a great conversation this morning on KPFK with Harvey Wasserman and Alan Minsky on Connect the Dots, Lila Garrett’s show. You can listen here. http://davidswanson.org/files/talknationradio/connectdots200106.mp3      

Live: Brig. Gen. Hossein Dehqan: Iran to retaliate directly against U.S. military sites

World BEYOND War, January 6, 2020

Funeral of Soleimani

Attacks On Iran, Past and Present

By John Scales Avery, January 4, 2019 The assassination of General Qasem Soleimani On Friday, 3 January, 2020, progressives in the United States and all peace-loving people throughout the world were horrified to learn that Donald Trump had added to […]

Soleamani death - drone strike aftermath

The Killing of General Soleimani: Hail Mars! Hail Pluto!

By Matthew Hoh, January 3, 2020 From Antiwar.com If it is true the United States killed Iranian Quds Forces Commander General Qassam Soleimani in Iraq yesterday, unverified by the Iranians as I write this, then there is no hyperbole or […]

David Swanson on U.S.-Iran War with Harvey Wasserman on KPFK