Revisiting The Catonsville Nine’s Greatest Day

By Frida Berrigan, Wagingnonviolence.org -

It all stemmed from an action that took place on May 17, 1968, when he and eight other Catholics burned more than 300 1-A draft files in the parking lot of the Knights of Columbus building in [...]

The Anti-War Left Must Capitalise On Trump’s Withdrawal From Syria

By Lindsey German, Counterfire.org -

Donald Trump’s announcement that US troops are withdrawing from Syria has caused havoc amongst the political and military establishment there. The resignation of Defence secretary James Mattis is [...]

Six Recent US Antiwar Demonstrations Your Rulers Don’t Want You Talking About

By Caitlin Johnstone, Medium.com -

A friend told me yesterday that he hadn’t seen an antiwar protest in America in ten years. It was a sincere comment; he genuinely hadn’t seen any coverage on any peace activism in his country [...]

The New Women’s Health: Shut Up & Breed + A Rally To Jump Start Anti-War Work

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

The purge is here. Facebook, Twitter and the silencing of anything that goes against the state. Next up, women's health and rights are under attack. A backwards, theocratic reworking of Title X [...]

The Contradictions Of Being Pro-Capitalist And Anti-War

By Jason Hirthler, Dissidentvoice.org -

In his lesser known novel, A Small Town in Germany, John Le Carré skewers the diplomatic class in the old West German capital of Bonn. An investigator sent to the drizzly town on the banks of the [...]

Liberal Madness And The Anti-war Imperative

By Staff, Blackallianceforpeace.com -

The ongoing and deepening crisis of U.S. society has caused anger, fear and confusion. The precipitous decline of the standard of living for millions of people in the United States helped produce [...]

They Went To Jail For Justice

By DavidSwanson.org -

The book is a bit of a time capsule, somewhat along the lines of Daniel Ellsberg’s recent book revealing the substance of the other half of the Pentagon Papers decades later. In fact, Hinke [...]

Re-Centering Anti-War And Anti-Imperialism As Working Class Issues

By Black Alliance for Peace. -

Today is the day that the multi-national, multi-racial working classes express solidarity with all those who labor, who have nothing but their labor power to sell in order to eke out a living for [...]

America’s Growing Military Footprint Is Sparking An Anti War Resurgence

By Cameron Orr, Mintpressnews.com -

Trump’s new discretionary budget will shovel 61 percent of the country’s social oxygen into the Pentagon’s fiery furnace. That’s $727 billion worth of schools, libraries, green jobs and [...]

Come Out For #SpringAgainstWar, April 14-15, Everywhere

By Marc Eliot Stein, Worldbeyondwar.org -

A coalition of peace and social justice groups is calling for a set of major protest actions on the weekend of April 14 and 15, everywhere from large cities like New York, Oakland, Washington DC, [...]

Bond Denied For Kings Bay Plowshares Activists

By Staff, Nukeresister.org -

Seven Catholic plowshares activists were arrested early Thursday morning, April 5 at the Kings Bay Naval Base in St. Mary’s, Georgia. They entered the base late in the evening of April 4, 2018 in [...]

If We Want To Support Refugees, We Need To End The Wars That Create Them

By Azadeh Shahshahani and Maha Hilal, Inthesetimes.com -

The concept of sanctuary, providing refuge and protection to people who are marginalized and oppressed, has a long history in the United States—even when the United States itself is responsible [...]

Join CODEPINK’s Week of Action To Divest From War Machine February 5-11, 2018

By Staff, Unitedforpeace.org -

UFPJ along with many of our members groups have joined the Coalition to Divest from the War Machine and are preparing to be part of CODEPINK’s week of action, February 5-11. The War Machine [...]

Lesson From Conference Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases

By Will Griffin, Thepeacereport.com -

This past weekend I attended a historic groundbreaking conference in Baltimore, organized by the Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Military Bases. This conference adds a new element to the anti-war [...]

Israeli Teens: ‘We Refuse To Enlist Out Of Commitment To Peace’

By Haggai Matar, 972mag.com -

Sixty-three Israeli teenagers have published an open letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu on Thursday, declaring their refusal to join the Israeli army due to their opposition to the [...]

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