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Pentagon’s 2020 budget surpasses $700 billion

World BEYOND War, January 03, 2020 David Swanson discussed the problem of military spending here:

Iraqi protestors

Get in the Streets This Saturday to End War

World BEYOND War, January 2, 2019 This is happening in the United States but can be joined in elsewhere. On Saturday, January 4 the ANSWER Coalition, CODEPINK, World BEYOND War, Popular Resistance, UNAC, Voices for Creative Nonviolence, and many others […]

Alice Slater on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Nukes, Space Force, and War Pigs in Space

Alice Slater serves on the Board of Directors of World BEYOND War and is the UN NGO Representative of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation. She is on the Board of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, […]

Dry Creek, Reeds Creek, Hutchinson Creek, and Best Slough carry carcinogens recklessly discarded at Beale AFB. The creeks run to the southwest.

Beale Air Force Base: Where Cancer Begins

By Pat Elder, January 2, 2020 Thousands of gallons of per-and poly fluoroalkyl substances, (PFAS) have polluted the groundwater, surface water, soils and the sewer systems in and around Beale Air Force Base, located 50 miles north of Sacramento. The […]

WBW News & Action: No Drafts, No War Taxes, Yes a Future of Peace

End U.S. Draft Registration The U.S. government is going to either expand draft registration to young women (signing them up to be forced against their will to kill and die) in the name of “equal rights,” or it is going […]

Nordstream 2 Pipeline

US Sanctions and “Freedom Gas”

By Heinrich Buecker, December 27, 2019 Original in German. English translation by Albert Leger No more US sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 Baltic gas pipeline. The policy of illegal Western sanctions must come to an end. The unilateral US sanctions recently imposed on […]

Terry Crawford Browne talks about global arms trade

The Global Arms Trade Is A Moral Minefield

This interview about the global arms trade features Terry Crawford-Browne, peace activist and World BEYOND War country coordinator for South Africa.

Talk Nation Radio: The Christmas Truce

Talk Nation Radio: The Christmas Truce

This Week on Talk Nation Radio, we discuss the Christmas Truces of 1914. Learn more at https://worldbeyondwar.org/christmastruce Total run time: 29:00 Host: David Swanson. Producer: David Swanson. Music by Duke Ellington. Download from LetsTryDemocracy, or from Internet Archive. Pacifica stations can also download […]

Statement to Those Marking the 2000th Day of the Sit-In at the Camp Schwab Gate in Henoko

By David Swanson, Executive Director of World BEYOND War, December 24, 2019 I think every U.S. student should be required to spend a year as an exchange student living in another country with a family that lives outside of but […]

Military vehicle in Afghanistan

The Real Lesson of Afghanistan Is That Regime Change Does Not Work

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S  Davies, December 24, 2019 The trove of U.S. “Lessons Learned” documents on Afghanistan published by the Washington Post portrays, in excruciating detail, the anatomy of a failed policy, scandalously hidden from the public […]