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Marjorie Cohn on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Marjorie Cohn on Legal Remedies to Federal Troops in the Streets

davidcnswanson · Talk Nation Radio: Marjorie Cohn on Legal Remedies to Federal Troops in the Streets Marjorie Cohn is professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, former president of the National Lawyers Guild, deputy secretary general […]

US Army Humanitarian aid in Rajan Kala, Afghanistan

Military Aid Worsens Human Rights Conditions In Post-Conflict Countries

From Peace Science Digest, July 25, 2020 This analysis summarizes and reflects on the following research: Sullivan, P., Blanken, L., & Rice, I. (2020). Arming the peace: Foreign security assistance and human rights conditions in post-conflict countries. Defence and Peace Economics, […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Furquan Gehlen

Each month, we share the stories of World BEYOND War volunteers around the world. Want to volunteer with World BEYOND War? Email greta@worldbeyondwar.org. Location: Vancouver, Canada How did you get involved with World BEYOND War (WBW)? I have been involved […]

F-35A Lightning II fighter

No, Canada Doesn’t Need To Spend $19 Billion On Jet Fighters

By Bianca Mugyenyi, July 23, 2020 From The Tyee Canada should not be buying expensive, carbon-intensive, destructive fighter jets. Protests are being held Friday at more than 15 MPs’ offices across the country demanding the federal government cancel its planned purchase […]

WBW News & Action: 75 Years of Nukes Is Enough

75 Years of Nukes Is Enough. Events: July 30, 2020: Webinar: 100 Seconds to Midnight – What does this mean? What can we do? August 5, 2020: Webinar: Prevent Nuclear War, Ban Nuclear Weapons August 5, 2020: Online Film: Pictures […]

VIDEO: International Press Briefing on Decision to A-Bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki

By World BEYOND War, July 26, 2020 Watch the video here. Speakers include: Moderator Barbara Cochran, Former news executive at NPR, NBC, and CBS and professor emeritus at the University of Missouri. Gar Alperovitz, formerly a Fellow of Kings College Cambridge, […]

Children of Xenophobia

By Mbizo CHIRASHA, World BEYOND War, July 26, 2020 CHILDREN OF XENOPHOBIA Children eating bullets and firecrackers Beggars of smile and laughter Silent corpses sleeping away fertile dreams Povo chanting new nude wretched slogans Overstayed exiles eating beetroot and African […]

Why Your Local Police Department is Armed to the Teeth. And What You Can Do About It.

By Taylor O’Connor | www.everydaypeacebuilding.com   Black Lives Matter Protest in Seattle, WA (30 May 2020). Photo by Kelly Kline on Unsplash “What the main drift of the twentieth century has revealed is that the (US) economy has become concentrated […]

The Alps-Adriatic Manifesto: New Politics for a Post COVID World

By Global Campaign for Peace Education, July 26, 2020 Editors’ Introduction This Corona Connection introduces the Alps-Adriatic Manifesto, a declaration of regional trans-border collaboration and civic intention.  This Manifesto establishes “goals and processes of transcending separations and alienations that corrupt […]

The Pentagon’s Apples

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War, July 26, 2020 This video is from this year’s Peacestock: