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Watch Out World:   Peace May be Breaking Out!!

Watch Out World: Peace May be Breaking Out!!

By Alice Slater, July 7, 2018. Less than a week or so before Donald Trump’s groundbreaking meeting planned with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, to take place after the NATO summit in mid-July, the new Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear […]

Silicon Valley Will Not Save You from the Surveillance State

Silicon Valley Will Not Save You from the Surveillance State

By David Swanson, July 6, 2018. There was something quite odd about the very welcome news that some Google employees were objecting to a military contract, namely all the other Google military contracts. My sense of the oddness of this […]

Are Your Savings Invested In War?

Are Your Savings Invested In War?

War-making is a multi-billion dollar business. If we want to pull the plug on war, we need to reduce its economic profitability. And that means mounting grassroots-driven divestment campaigns across the world, to divest financial holdings from companies making a […]

Monbiot’s New Story Uncut and Unrated

Monbiot’s New Story Uncut and Unrated

By David Swanson, July 4, 2018. I’m going to praise the heck out of yet another terrific book I’ve just read while yet again exclaiming (into a deep empty echoing canyon?) my bewilderment and outrage at the glaring omission it […]

A new 'missile gap' and a new arms race are underway, this time over hypersonic nuke-tipped cruise missiles (government image)

Ready for a New ‘Missile Gap’ and Trillion-Dollar Arms Race?

By Dave LIndorff, July 4, 2018, This Can’t Be Happening. The fireworks next time! You may have to wait a bit, but what’s in store is a new arms race, a new era of super instability with the chance for, […]

The German Luftwaffe’s Panavia Tornado fighter jet.

Antinuclear Resisters at Büchel Airbase in Germany

By Pat Elder, July 4, 2018. WBW’s Pat Elder is encamped with antinuclear resisters just outside the gate of Büchel Airbase in Germany and he sends us this report. Early in the morning, when I approached this sprawling airbase that […]

Toni Braxton as Antoinette Tuff in the Lifetime film “Faith Under Fire.”

What can be learned from a mass shooting that didn’t happen?

By Michael Nagler, July 3, 2018, Waging Nonviolence. Nonviolence is spread out all around us, yet we so often fail to see how it can be used to stop some of today’s worst atrocities. Take school shootings, as just one […]

Ban Tear Gas

Ban Tear Gas

by David Swanson, July 3, 2018. Tear gas is among the least of the problems facing those who care about the murder and destruction of war. But it is a major element in the militarization of local policing. In fact, […]

Thousands Protest at Ramstein

Thousands Protest at Ramstein

This past week, thousands of people from 13 NATO countries converged on the U.S. Ramstein Airbase in a remote area of western Germany to demand its immediate closure. World BEYOND War was represented by Pat Elder who sent us this […]

Trump threatens Canada, ‘defence’ community stays quiet

Trump threatens Canada, ‘defence’ community stays quiet

by Yves Engler, June 29, 2018, rabble.ca A volatile leader in charge of a military behemoth prone to aggression has repeatedly attacked Canada and its prime minister in recent weeks. But this country’s “defence” community, which often hypes Russian, jihadist […]

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