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Long After Hiroshima

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, August 8, 2019 Remarks August 6, 2019, at Hiroshima to Hope in Seattle, Washington How do we honor victims? We can remember them and appreciate who they were. But there were too many of […]

Dead Canaries

By Robert C. Koehler, World BEYOND War, August 8, 2019 “Many people think that the fight for America is already lost. They couldn’t be more wrong. This is just the beginning of the fight for America and Europe. I am […]

“Culture of Violence”? You Betcha, Mr. Trump, But It’s Not the Video Games

By Mike Ferner, World BEYOND War, August 8, 2019 On the day after America’s weekend shooting rampage that killed 31 people and wounded dozens more in El Paso and Dayton, president Trump told the nation in a 10-minute address, what […]

Robins Air Force Base is Contaminating Georgia  

By Pat Elder, World BEYOND War, August 8, 2019 Air Force officials write in a prepared statement that PFAS has been found in “trace amounts” in groundwater, but documents show contamination exceeding a whopping 276,000 ppt for the carcinogens, making […]

Audio: Leah Bolger on Peace Fresno’s “Stir It Up”

August 8, 2019

Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action group photo

The Myths, the Silence, and the Propaganda That Keep Nuclear Weapons in Existence

By David Swanson Remarks in Poulsbo, Washington, August 4, 2019 This week, 74 years ago, the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were each hit with a single nuclear bomb that had the power of a third to a half of […]

Jeremy Kuzmarov on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Jeremy Kuzmarov on Obama’s Unending Wars

Jeremy Kuzmarov has taught at numerous colleges across the United States and is author of four books on U.S. foreign policy including The Russians are Coming, Again: The First Cold War as Tragedy, the Second as Farce, with John Marciano and […]

Abolish Terrorist Agencies

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, July 28, 2019 Every government on earth, beginning with the United States, should shut down and be done with secret agencies, spy agencies, agencies used for murder, torture, bribery, election-manipulation, and coups. While these […]

Dem 2019 candidates

Ten Foreign Policy Questions for US Presidential Candidates

By Stephen Kinzer, July 25, 2019 From the Boston Globe If you’re looking for bold ideas about America’s future role in the world, don’t tune in to this week’s debates among Democratic presidential candidates. The first round of debates made […]

Keep Amendment on Foreign Bases in NDAA

The U.S. House of Representatives passed an amendment to the “National Defense Authorization Act” introduced by Congresswoman Ilhan Omar requiring that the U.S. military provide Congress with the cost and the supposed national security benefits of every foreign military base […]