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Pat Elder: How a US Base Is Poisoning German Water

July 4, 2019 Pat Elder in Germany: “The chemicals never break down … ever. In a million years they will destroy plants, poison fish and kill human beings.” Among many other proven symptoms, these poisonous chemicals cause miscarriages in women, […]

Patriotism Is Too Small For My Family

By David Swanson, Executive Director, World BEYOND War, July 3, 2019 Ending bigotry has gone mainstream among the enlightened people of the developed world. Did you spot the acceptable bigotry in that sentence? We’re against racism, sexism, and more kinds […]

Desmond Tutu Urges Us to Sign the Peace Pledge

“I’m delighted to support World BEYOND War’s new initiative to build a new movement for the total abolition of war. I join people who have associated themselves with this statement: I understand that wars and militarism make us less safe […]

War Is A Lie

By Lois Lindstrom, June 29, 2019 “War Is A Lie” by David Swanson is a thorough refutation of every major argument used to justify wars, drawing on evidence from numerous past wars, with a focus on those that have been […]

WBW News & Action: Desmond Tutu Video

Desmond Tutu Urges Us to Sign and Share Peace Pledge Watch the video. Tomorrow at 8PM Eastern: Divest Webinar! Join World BEYOND War, CODEPINK, and PAX/Don’t Bank on the Bomb tomorrow, July 2 at 8:00pm Eastern (GMT – 4) for […]

The U.S. Military and Climate Change

By Pat Elder, World BEYOND War, July 1, 2019 This report on the U.S. military and climate change (PDF) was just presented by World BEYOND War Board Member Pat Elder at an event near the U.S. Base at Ramstein in […]

World Beyond War: A New Podcast

On the World BEYOND War Podcast: Taking Stock of the Antiwar Movement

By Marc Eliot Stein, June 29, 2019 We devoted the latest episode of the World BEYOND War podcast to a fundamental question: how is the antiwar movement doing right now? Peace and social justice activists are scrambling to keep up […]

Democratic candidates facing rising tide at debate

This Is Really Not A Drill

By David Swanson, June 27, 2019 On Wednesday, the first 10 of the 20 Democrats whom the corporate media is permitting into what they call debates were asked what the greatest threat to the United States is. A worthy and […]

Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility

Oregon Becomes Second State in Nation to Support Nuclear Ban Treaty

By Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility, June 25, 2019 Today, Oregon’s House of Representatives voted to approve Senate Joint Memorial 5 (SJM 5), which urges congress to lead a global effort to reduce the threat of nuclear war, making it […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Marilyn

Volunteer Spotlight: Marilyn

Announcing our new volunteer spotlight series! In each biweekly e-newsletter, we’ll be sharing the stories of World BEYOND War volunteers around the world. Want to volunteer with World BEYOND War? Email greta@worldbeyondwar.org. Volunteer Spotlight: Marilyn Location: Northeastern PA, USA How […]