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David Swanson to Speak in Los Angeles, May 10, on Ending All War

David Swanson to Speak in Los Angeles, May 10, on Ending All War

Flyer: PDF. Sign-up: go here. David Swanson is working to end all war with WorldBeyondWar.org.  His books include: War No More: The Case for Abolition, War Is A Lie, When the World Outlawed War, and The Military Industrial Complex at […]

If War Was Funded Like College Tuition

If War Was Funded Like College Tuition

Are you as tired as I am of news stories about college tuition costs rising? I’ve been out of college for many years, and you’d have to pay me to go back, but this is ridiculous.  To see how ridiculous, […]

Portuguese-Language Organizations

Nós entendemos que as guerras e militarismo nos tornam menos seguros, em vez de nos proteger, elas matam, ferem e traumatizam adultos, crianças e bebés, danificam gravemente o ambiente natural, corroem as liberdades civis, e drenam as nossas economias, aspiram […]

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Eu entendo que as guerras e militarismo nos tornam menos seguros, em vez de nos proteger, elas matam, ferem e traumatizam adultos, crianças e bebés, danificam gravemente o ambiente natural, corroem as liberdades civis, e drenam as nossas economias, aspiram […]

War Cost World $9.46 Trillion in 2012

War Cost World $9.46 Trillion in 2012

By Talia Hagerty, Pacific Standard Economists are not new to the study of war. Many in the U.S. have argued that war is good for the economy, and those in Washington have seemed eager to believe them. Indeed, war is […]

War Destroys Environment

War Destroys Environment

Costs of War The impact of the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan can be seen not only in the social, economic and political situations of these areas but also in the environments in which these wars have been waged. […]

What’s Happening In Eastern Ukraine?

By Dieter Duhm, www.terranovavoice.tamera.org Something is happening in eastern Ukraine that western politicians were not prepared for, an event that could enter history. The population rises up against the orders of its government in Kiev. They stop tanks and ask […]

Harry Patch Learned and We Can Learn from Him

War Is Good for Us, Dumb New Book Claims

Ian Morris has stuck his dog’s ear in his mouth, snapped a selfie, and proclaimed “Man Bites Dog.” His new book War: What Is It Good For? Conflict and Progress of Civilization from Primates to Robots is intended to prove […]

What if they gave a war and nobody paid?

What if they gave a war and nobody paid?

By David Hartsough, WagingNonviolence As April 15 approaches, make no mistake: The tax money that many of us will be sending to the U.S. government pays for drones that are killing innocent civilians, for “better” nuclear weapons that could put […]