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A Tale of Two Marines

A Tale of Two Marines

By David Swanson These two young men may have an infinite number of things in common, but the actions they took this week do not. One used a pro-war ceremony at a professional basketball game to reject the celebration of […]

Celebrate Armistice Day, Not Veterans Day

Celebrate Armistice Day, Not Veterans Day

By David Swanson for The Humanist Do not celebrate Veterans Day. Celebrate Armistice Day instead. Do not celebrate Veterans Day — because of what it has become, and even more so because of what it replaced and erased from U.S. […]

Did A North Korean Nuclear EMP Bomb Threat Lead to Peace Talks With President Trump?

Did A North Korean Nuclear EMP Bomb Threat Lead to Peace Talks With President Trump?

By John Lewallen, avoidingnuclearwar.com A Deadly Game of Nuclear Chicken On March 17, 2017, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stood in the stark, empty building on the 38th Parallel that divides North from South Korea and touched off one […]

Russia: Moscow to respond in kind if US leaves nuke treaty

Russia: Moscow to respond in kind if US leaves nuke treaty

Another Amazing Coincidence: Man Trained to Mass Murder Commits Mass Murder

Another Amazing Coincidence: Man Trained to Mass Murder Commits Mass Murder

By David Swanson, November 8, 2018 The suspect in today’s mass shooting (well, the biggest one I’ve heard of thus far this morning; the day is young) is a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. Another mass shooter in Florida last week […]

We Are Winning! Peace Action @ Weapons Expo 2018

We Are Winning! Peace Action @ Weapons Expo 2018

From Auckland Peace Action, November 4, 2018 The 2018 Weapons Expo and the accompanying campaign to shut it down are finished for the year. It has been an awesome and successful week for the peace movement in Palmerston North, and […]

Talk Nation Radio: Greta Zarro on Organizing a World BEYOND War

Talk Nation Radio: Greta Zarro on Organizing a World BEYOND War

Greta Zarro is Organizing Director at World BEYOND War. She has a background in issue-based community organizing. Her experience includes volunteer recruitment and engagement, event organizing, coalition building, legislative and media outreach, and public speaking. Greta graduated as valedictorian from […]

World BEYOND War News: Opposing War in 175 Countries

World BEYOND War News: Opposing War in 175 Countries

People have signed the Declaration of Peace in 175 countries now! Has everyone you know signed it? Can you ask them to? Just forward this email. You can also bring signup sheets on clipboards to events, including Armistice Day events. […]

Syracuse, New York celebrates the end of World War I on Nov. 11, 1918.

Veterans Group: Reclaim Armistice Day As Day Of Peace

By Jack Gilroy, November 2, 2018 From Syracuse.com One hundred years ago this Nov. 11, the Great War, World War I, came to an end. People around the world rejoiced and celebrated the end of hostilities, a time to declare […]

Tell the Truth: Veterans Day Is A National Day of Lying

Tell the Truth: Veterans Day Is A National Day of Lying

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War Some are inclined to recognize that Trumpies are dwelling in an alternative universe in which neither climate collapse nor nuclear apocalypse is a concern but terrifying wild hoards of Muslim Hondurans are skipping and […]

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