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
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.
Basel Peace Office cordially invites you to join this special online event which will take place during UN Disarmament Week, 2021. It will be held as preparation for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 26) in November 2021 and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference scheduled for January 2022.
The experts, leaders and youth campaigners speaking at the event will discuss key initiatives and United Nations processes on climate protection & stabilization, nuclear risk reduction & disarmament (including no-first-use), the connections between these issues, and the ways in which legislators and civil society can make an impact.
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