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War Impoverishes Us (resources)

War Impoverishes Us (resources)

Videos: Tax Dollars at Work Graphics: National Priorities Project: Discretionary Spending 2014 Articles: Tomgram: Chris Hellman, $1.2 Trillion for National Security The Telegraph: Cost to US of Iraq and Afghan Wars Could Hit $6 Trillion  The U.S. Employment Effects of […]

War Impoverishes Us (detail)

War Impoverishes Us (detail)

Direct Expenses: War has a huge direct financial cost, the vast majority of which is in funds spent on the preparation for war — or what’s thought of as ordinary, non-war military spending. Very roughly, the world spends $2 trillion […]

War Erodes Our Liberties (resources)

War Erodes Our Liberties (resources)

Video and Audio: Robert Parry on Talk Nation Radio John Whitehead on Talk Nation Radio Gregory D. Foster on Talk Nation Radio Shahid Buttar on Talk Nation Radio Articles: What We’ve Forgotten: Excerpt from “When the World Outlawed War” by […]

War Erodes Our Liberties (detail)

War Erodes Our Liberties (detail)

We’re often told that wars are fought for “freedom.” But when a wealthy nation fights a war against a poor (if often resource-rich) nation halfway around the globe, among the goals is not actually to prevent that poor nation from […]

War Threatens Our Environment (resources)

War Threatens Our Environment (resources)

Speeches: Pat Elder at No Bases Conference, November 2018. David Swanson at People’s Climate March 2017. Projects: The Flame Tree Project: PDF Flyers: Flyer: PDF Infographic cards from WILPF Video: Host a screening of Scarred Lands & Wounded Lives: The […]

War Threatens Our Environment (detail)

War Threatens Our Environment (detail)

Watch or read about the NoWar2017: War and the Environment Conference. The banished thrush, the homeless rook Share now the human exile’s woe. Mourns not that forest felled, which took Three hundred years to grow? —S. Gertrude Ford A major […]

War Endangers Us (detail)

War Endangers Us (detail)

There are more effective tools than war for protection. War planning leads to wars. War making provokes danger. And war’s weapons risk intentional or accidental apocalypse. War planning leads to wars. “Speak softly and carry a big stick,” said Theodore Roosevelt, who […]

War Endangers Us (resources)

War Endangers Us (resources)

Video and Audio: Rooj Alwazir on Talk Nation Radio Alice Slater on Talk Nation Radio Bruce Gagnon on Talk Nation Radio Articles: U.S. Military Operations Are Biggest Motivation for Homegrown Terrorists, FBI Study Finds U.S. Drone Program Proves Counterproductive on […]

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Thank you for joining the movement

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War Is Immoral (detail)

War Is Immoral (detail)

Murder is the one crime that we’re taught to excuse if it’s done on a large enough scale. Morality demands that we not so excuse it. War is nothing other than murder on a large scale. Over the centuries and […]

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