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Elizabeth Murray on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Elizabeth Murray on OPCW Covering Up War Lies

November 12, 2019 Elizabeth Murray served as Deputy National Intelligence Officer for the Near East in the National Intelligence Council (NIC), before retiring in 2010 after a 27-year career with the Central Intelligence Agency. She was a political analyst focusing […]

Letter to the President of Mexico from People Who Care About Peace

(English below the Spanish) De: World BEYOND War 14 de noviembre, 2019. A: Presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Deseamos agradecerle a nombre de nuestros miembros de todo el mundo por sus comentarios realizados el día 5 de noviembre de 2019, […]

Anti-Nuclear-Weapon activists in Kansas City

Guilty: 15 Activists in Kansas City Seeking a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World

By Mary Hladky, November 13, 2019 On Nov. 1, in the Kansas City, Mo., Municipal Court, 15 peace activists, in an act of nonviolent civil resistance, were found guilty of trespassing at the National Security Campus in Kansas City, Mo. […]

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Statement to the National Commission on Military, National, and Public Service from World BEYOND War

By World BEYOND War, November 12, 2019 World BEYOND War opposes compulsory draft registration for people of all genders. World BEYOND War believes the then-Secretary of the Army was right in 2016 to suggest ending draft registration.[1] World BEYOND War […]

3M plant in Corona, California

PFAS Contamination: Telling Half The Story

By Pat Elder, November 9, 2019 Last week, the California State Water Resources Control Board released data it has collected on PFAS contamination in wells across the state. Anyone reasonably informed about PFAS, who examined their raw data, would conclude […]

Trump on a tank

Another Armistice Day With No Trump Weapons Parade

By David Swanson, November 7, 2019 November 11, 2019, is Armistice Day 101 (or 102 if you want to be all mathematically accurate and elitist about it). Anyway, it’s been over a century now since World War I was ended […]

Lindsay Koshgarian on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Lindsay Koshgarian on How-Ya-Gonna-Pay-For-It

November 6, 2019 Lindsay Koshgarian is the Program Director of the National Priorities Project, where she oversees NationalPriorities.org. Lindsay’s work on the federal budget includes analysis of the federal budget process and politics, military spending, and specifically how federal budget […]

President of Mexico Declines Trump’s Offer of a War

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, November 5, 2019 Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), the President of Mexico, was not eager to accept Donald Trump’s offer to fight a war against drug dealers. In fact, AMLO replied as follows (in […]

Canadian military helicopter

The Biggest Winner In Canada’s Election Is The Military

By Matthew Behrens, October 17, 2019 From Rabble.ca No matter who takes the reins of Parliament next week, perhaps the biggest winner in Canada’s 2019 federal election will be a conglomerate of military industries and the war department. Indeed, the […]

Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota tests out its aqueous film-forming foam sprinkler system in an airport hangar.

USA Department of Defense Inspector General to Investigate PFAS Use in Military

By Pat Elder, World BEYOND War, October 28, 2019 The Office of Inspector General of the US Department of Defense announced last week it will review the Pentagon’s history of Per- and Poly Fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) that have leached into […]