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Before the Next ISIS, We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies

By Erin Niemela A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad […]

David Swanson at Conway Hall, London, July 2, 2014

Ben Griffin of Veterans For Peace UK at Conway Hall on July 2, 2014

Video: Celebrating Independence from America in England

Celebrating Independence from America in England

By David Swanson Remarks at Independence from America event outside Menwith Hill “RFA” (NSA) base in Yorkshire. First of all, thank you to Lindis Percy and everyone else involved in bringing me here, and letting me bring my son Wesley […]

Pay No Attention to the Apocalypse Behind the Curtain

By David Swanson, Remarks in London, England, July 2, 2014. Thank you to Bruce Kent and the Movement for the Abolition of War and to Veterans For Peace and the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. Thank you to the Stop the […]

Events This Week in England — Please Come

Events This Week in England — Please Come

David Swanson from the Coordinating Committee of WorldBeyondWar.org will be visiting London from the United States on July 2nd before heading up to speak in Northern England with CAAB.org.uk on the Fourth of July.  Swanson is an author whose books […]

Moderate Syrian Rebel Application Form

Moderate Syrian Rebel Application Form

As a Syrian rebel, I think the word or phrase that best describes me is: A) Moderate B) Very moderate C) Crazy moderate D) Other Complete the form for your $500,000,000 in weapons here.

Japanese Man Self-Immolates In Pro-Pacifist Constitution Protest

Japanese Man Self-Immolates In Pro-Pacifist Constitution Protest

Via Popular Resistance Above: A middle-aged man speaking before he set himself on fire in the center of the Japanese capital in a protest against government plans to change Japan’s pacifist constitution. Authorities hosed the man down and immediately rushed him to hospital. […]

Individuals Who Have Signed the Declaration of Peace

Some notable signers are below. Fidaa Abuassi, Palestinian blogger from Gaza Berit Ås, frm leader of the Socialist Left Party, frm. Member of the Parliament (1973–1977), Norway Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CodePink, United States Frida Berrigan, War Resisters League, columnist […]