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Asking Charlottesville to Divest from Weapons and Fossil Fuels

Reach this page at divestcville.org. Divest all public money from weapons companies, major war profiteers, and fossil fuel companies. The following draft is endorsed by Indivisible Charlottesville, Casa Alma Catholic Worker, RootsAction, World BEYOND War, Code Pink, Charlottesville Coalition For […]

Asking Charlottesville VA to divest from war

We’re Asking Charlottesville to Divest from Weapons and Fossil Fuels

By David Swanson, February 28, 2019 Charlottesville, Virginia, has yet to take down its racist statues (the ones all the fuss has been about or any of the other ones). Charlottesville has yet to ban guns from public events. It […]

U.S. Exports More and More Bullets

By David Swanson, Director of World BEYOND War When I was a kid there was a local basketball team called the Washington Bullets. The team changed its name when “bullets” became offensive due to the high rate of gun murders […]

U.S. Sale of War Planes to New Zealand Faces Popular Resistance in U.S. and New Zealand

By David Swanson, Director of World BEYOND War The U.S. State Department uses public funds and public employees to market private products designed for mass killing to foreign governments. Few corporations have benefitted more from this socialism for the oligarchs […]

Ads Going Up on Buses in Alaska

The Alaska Peace Center is putting these ads on buses starting March 4th:

The New York Times Is Scared of Peace

By David Swanson, Director of World BEYOND War The New York Times and the people it gives voice to are very worried that Donald Trump may be too much in favor of peace in Korea, more in favor of peace […]

Video: The Dirty Truth About NATO

Will the U.S. Senate Let the People of Yemen Live?

UPDATE: The Senate rejected the House’s version because of unrelated AIPAC nonsense the House inserted. So, both houses are set to vote again. By David Swanson, Director, World BEYOND War In 1973 the War Powers Resolution weakened the U.S. Constitution’s […]

Debate: The US Middle East Peace Plan

From Press TV: The U.S. President Donald Trump has defended his decision to withdraw troops from Syria, claiming that the U.S.-led coalition succeeded in taking nearly all territories held by Daesh terrorists. Trump, however; added that the troops would be […]

Storage tanks of jet fuel 100 feet above Honolulu aquifer

North Korean Missiles are Not the Threat to Hawaii – It’s U.S. Military’s Leaking Jet Fuel Storage Tanks

By Colonel Ann Wright, February 9, 2019 After the big North Korean missile scare in Hawaii a year ago, one would think that missiles are the greatest threat to the island of Oahu. Yet, it’s not missiles that are the […]