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cartoon depicting North Korea nuclear threat on US

US News Falsely Reports That North Korea Threatened to Nuke US

By Joshua Cho, July 5, 2020 From FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting) “In order to eliminate the nuclear threats from the US, the DPRK government has made all possible efforts, either through dialogue or in resort to the international […]

War and Nuclear Weapons – Film and Discussion Series

By Vermont International Film Festival, July 6, 2020 Join us for this series of discussions of films!  We recommend that you view each film ahead of time, and each title below has information about how to view it online – […]

The Democrats’ Disastrous, Militarist Climate Plan

  By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, July 5, 2020 The habitability of the earth and the viability of lesser evilism are on the ropes, and incrementalism is thriving even in the current moment of increased activism for radical change. […]

Killer Cop Got Start At Dictator-Training Military Base

From Moderate Rebels, June 29, 2020 The Minneapolis cop who murdered George Floyd, setting off a protest movement, Derek Chauvin, started his career as a military police officer at the notorious Fort Benning, a base named after a Confederate general […]

Months Later, U.N. Security Council Backs Call For Coronavirus Truce

By Michelle Nichols, Reuters, July 2, 2020 NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday finally backed U.N. chief Antonio Guterres’ March 23 call for a global truce amid the coronavirus pandemic, adopting a resolution after months of […]

David Swanson

Peacestock Is Coming

By World BEYOND War, July 2, 2020 Go here: http://peacestockvfp.org

The Beginning of the End

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, July 2, 2020 The Beginning or the End may have been the beginning of the end. If you imagine humanity existing a century from now in a society that includes history classes, you can […]

Program 1033, the transfer of US military equipment to police

End The Transfer of US Military Equipment To Police (DOD 1033 Program)

June 30, 2020 Dear House Armed Services Committee Members: The undersigned civil, human rights, faith, and government accountability organizations, representing millions of our members across the country, write in support of ending the Department of Defense’s 1033 Program and associated […]

Bernie Sanders speaking about NDAA, June 2020

Cut The Bloated War Budget: An Open Letter to US Senators

June 29, 2020 Sixty-one organizations (including World BEYOND War) have come together to send an open letter to every member of the US Senate on behalf of Amendment 1788, introduced by Senators Bernie Sanders and Ed Markey. The amendment would […]

Some People in The Villages Oppose Racism and Violence

  By World BEYOND War and Veterans For Peace, June 30, 2020 While a presidential retweet has used a video from The Villages in Florida to stir up more trouble, two organizations based in The Villages, with large memberships there, […]