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Opening Minds With Billboards for Peace

Opening Minds With Billboards for Peace

By David Swanson, World BEYOND War On Friday, September 7th at high noon on Erie Blvd., north of Monroe St., in Schenectady, NY, the graphic above will be up on a giant billboard, and people will gather to discuss and […]

New Zealander Pursuing Alternatives to War

New Zealander Pursuing Alternatives to War

By NZ Peacemakers, August 30, 2018 A Glen Eden granny is hoping to attend the ‘NO WAR 2018’ conference in Toronto this 21st September. She is more determined than ever to challenge the formidable power of the military/industrial warfare business […]

2018 Peace Prize Awarded to David Swanson

2018 Peace Prize Awarded to David Swanson

World BEYOND War, August 30, 2018 At the Veterans For Peace Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, on August 26, 2018, the U.S. Peace Memorial Foundation awarded its 2018 Peace Prize to David Swanson, director of World BEYOND War. Michael Knox, […]

Have an Active Kellogg-Briand Day

Have an Active Kellogg-Briand Day

By David Swanson, August 30, 2018 Remarks at Veterans For Peace Convention, St. Paul, Minnesota, August 26, 2018. There are a lot of things named Kellogg around here, and few who know why. The two biggest names in the news […]

The Bad, Good, and Beautiful: War and Peace Posters

The Bad, Good, and Beautiful: War and Peace Posters

Two exhibits in the Weisman Museum at the University of Minnesota present two contrasting worldviews, a truly sociopathic one supporting mass-murder manufactured by the U.S. government in 1917-1918, and a caring and decent one created by individuals and small organizations […]

Why aren’t more people freaking out about the nuclear warheads sitting 20 miles from downtown Seattle?

Why aren’t more people freaking out about the nuclear warheads sitting 20 miles from downtown Seattle?

By Ron Judd, Seattle Times, August 30, 2018 JADE LAUW WOULD LIKE to upset you. Maybe even ruin part of your day or, better yet, question your very existence. None of this is born of surliness. She simply has assigned […]

Debunked: 100 Years of War Lies

Debunked: 100 Years of War Lies

By Josh Mitteldorf, August 30, 2018 This is the title of a new video by James Corbett. They always begin with the reasonable-sounding proposition that war is sometimes justified, and lead us from there down the slippery slope to carpet […]

Afghanistan Won’t Give Up

Afghanistan Won’t Give Up

By Sharifa Akbary, August 30, 2018 In a recent attack by Islamic State inside a classroom in Mawoud Academy in Kabul, at least 43 students lost their lives, and 64 others were injured. Many of the murdered students were from […]

Elizabeth Warren’s Anti Corruption Specificity Evaporates When Foreign Policy is Raised

Elizabeth Warren’s Anti Corruption Specificity Evaporates When Foreign Policy is Raised

By Sam Husseini, August 30, 2018 Video here. On Tuesday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren addressed the National Press Club, outlining with great specificity a host of proposals on issues including eliminating financial conflicts, close the revolving door between business and government […]

Talk Nation Radio: Shireen Al-Adeimi on Ending the U.S.-Saudi War on Yemen

Talk Nation Radio: Shireen Al-Adeimi on Ending the U.S.-Saudi War on Yemen

Shireen Al-Adeimi is originally from Yemen, and is an assistant professor of education at Michigan State University. She co-authored a recent article at In These Times titled “Trump Quietly Overrides What Little Civilian Protections Remain in Yemen War.” She comes back on […]

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