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Patrick J. Hiller

Why Refusing To Label Iran’s Revolutionary Guard As A Terror Organization Keeps Us Out Of War

By Patrick J. Hiller, April 11, 2019 A “Twitter-stamp” by Secretary of State Pompeo made it official. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is now designated as a foreign terrorist organization. “We must help the people of Iran get back their […]

Maureen Sullivan, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment

U.S. Senate Goes Easy on Pentagon Environmental Chief As She Testifies on PFAS Contamination

By Pat Elder, Civilian Exposure, April 10, 2019 This is how I would have handled the questioning as a U.S. Senator. Ms. Maureen Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment, testified in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on […]

Leila Sundin, a student at South High, reading a section from MLK's famous “I have a dream" speech

Minnesotans honor Martin Luther King and Say Yes to Peace, No to NATO

By Meredith Aby-Keirstead, April 5, 2019 From Fight Back! News St. Paul, MN – On April 4, 80 people gathered at the Minnesota State Capitol building to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to use his […]

Maris Zakharova

Talk Nation Radio: Maria Zakharova on Ukraine and NATO

Maria Zakharova is an activist and public lecturer based in Odessa, Ukraine. She has been a strong supporter of the Council of Mothers of May 2, which represents relatives of the scores of progressives murdered at Odessa’s House of Trade […]

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World BEYOND War is a Finalist in the Educators’ Challenge Competition! Tony Jenkins, Education Director of World BEYOND War, is one of ten finalists in the Educators’ Challenge competition created by the Global Challenges Foundation. The Educators’ Challenge seeks “innovative […]

NATO Interrupted

Wednesday morning an event was held in a building overlooking Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., at an organization called the Center for European Policy Analysis, which is funded by: FireEye, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Bell Helicopters, BAE systems, the U.S. State […]

We Say NATO’s Got to Go

Lyrics by Ben Grosscup To tune of Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho We say NATO’s got to go, got to go, got to go We say NATO’s got to go So the people can live in peace From Kosovo […]

US Military Spending

If You Want to Be President, Show Us Your Budget

By David Swanson, March 28, 2019 Trump wants to leave 31% of discretionary spending for all things non-military, while Bernie wants to move some unspecified amount of money from militarism to human needs, and Elizabeth Warren believes a budget is a statement of values. Yet, […]

Jens Stoltenberg of NATO

Pelosi and McConnell: Cranking Up Bipartisan Madness for NATO

By Norman Solomon, March 28, 2019 When Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell teamed up to invite NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to address a joint session of Congress, they had every reason to expect the April 3 speech to be […]

Ten peace positions for US presidential candidates

War, Peace and Presidential Candidates

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, March 27, 2019 Forty-five years after Congress passed the War Powers Act in the wake of the Vietnam War, it has finally used it for the first time, to try to end […]