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The Success of Nonviolent Civil Resistance: Erica Chenoweth

Between 1900-2006, campaigns of nonviolent civil resistance were twice as successful as violent campaigns. Erica will talk about her research on the impressive historical record of civil resistance in the 20th century and discuss the promise of unarmed struggle in […]

Gene Sharp: How to Start a Revolution

How to Start a Revolution is a BAFTA award winning British documentary film about Nobel Peace Prize nominee and political theorist Gene Sharp, described as the world’s foremost scholar on nonviolent revolution. The film describes Sharp’s ideas, and their influence […]

The Resource Center

The Resource Center

Check out upcoming events. And resources for events. Videos, Articles, Books, Etc. Flags, shirts, mugs, scarves, books, hats, etc. Find or create a local chapter. Prezi on getting involved with WBW. Join this listserve. Send this email to all your […]

Abolish War Campaign

We are developing a strategy to end all war and all preparedness for war and all armaments. Contact us with your ideas, projects, and campaigns. Please do this: Find someone who believes that war cannot or should not be entirely ended. Ask […]

Myth: War Is Beneficial

Myth: War is Beneficial Fact: The profits gained by a few weapons manufacturers and the temporary power gained by politicians who promote wars are so miniscule compared to the suffering of both victims and victors, and the damage to the […]

Myth: War Is Necessary

Myth: War is Necessary Fact: Defense of freedom, democracy, and life itself, is better accomplished with nonviolent power. Only undemocratic domination over others requires violence and war. Related posts. It has become uncommon for war makers to advertise their wars […]

Myth: War Is Inevitable

Myth: War is Inevitable Fact: War is a human choice not limited by any law of nature or biological determinism. Related posts. If war were inevitable, there would be little point in trying to end it. If war were inevitable, […]

Military-Industrial Complex – the Rise of the War Economy

This conjunction of an immense military establishment and a large arms industry is new in the American experience. The total influence — economic, political, even spiritual — is felt in every city, every Statehouse, every office of the Federal government. […]

War Impoverishes Us

Related posts. Eirene (Peace) bearing Ploutos (Wealth), Roman copy after Greek votive statue by Kephisodoto (ca. 370 BCE). It’s common in the United States to hear supporters of war and of military spending, including numerous Congress Members, refer to military […]

Introduction To World Beyond War

All individuals and organizations, all over the world, are invited to sign a statement in support of ending all war, and to join in the planning of a new movement to be launched on September 21, 2014. This is the […]