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End Invasions and Occupations

End Invasions and Occupations

The occupation of one people by another is a major threat to security and peace, resulting in structural violence that often promotes the occupied to mount various levels of attacks from “terrorist” assaults to guerrilla warfare.

Realign Military Spending, Convert Infrastructure to Produce Funding For Civilian Needs (Economic Conversion)

Realign Military Spending, Convert Infrastructure to Produce Funding For Civilian Needs (Economic Conversion)

Spending on a militarized national “defense” is astronomical.

Reconfigure The Response to Terrorism

Reconfigure The Response to Terrorism

A professional field of peace and conflict studies scholars and practitioners is continuously providing responses to terrorism which are superior to the so-called experts of the terrorism industry.

Dismantle Military Alliances

Dismantle Military Alliances

Military alliances like NATO are a positive reinforcement of the War System, reducing rather than creating security.

Managing International and Civil Conflicts

Managing International and Civil Conflicts

The reactionary approaches and established institutions for managing international and civil conflicts have proven to be insufficient and often inadequate.

Shifting To A Pro-Active Posture

Only a pro-active posture will help strengthen the Alternative Global Security System.

Strengthening International Institutions

Strengthening International Institutions

A body of very functional international law has been developing for centuries and needs to be further developed to be an effective part of a peace system.

Reforming the United Nations

Reforming the United Nations

Reforming the United Nations can and needs to take place at multiple levels.

Reforming the Charter to More Effectively Deal with Aggression

Reforming the Charter to More Effectively Deal with Aggression

The United Nations Charter does not outlaw war, it outlaws aggression.

Reforming the Security Council

Reforming the Security Council

The composition and methods of the Security Council are antiquated and only minimally effective in keeping or restoring the peace.

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