2019 Defense Budget Supports 883 Overseas Bases And Is Lethal To Humanity

By Lynn Petrovich, Popular Resistance. -

Aside from the human toll, how much does endless war - and a growing number of US bases around the world - cost each year? This is an attempt to do a reasonable calculation of the cost to [...]

Sanctions Backfire: US Is Being Left Behind

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The United States has a long history of dominating international economic institutions and has been able to use that power in the past to control other governments and enrich its industries. At [...]

Victory For The Peace Movement: Military Parade Canceled, #AntiwarAutumn Goes Forward

By Popular Resistance. -

August 16 - As resistance to the November military parade, ordered by President Trump, was gaining momentum, the Pentagon announced tonight that the parade is being "postponed" into 2019, which [...]

Opposition to Trump Military Parade Grows, Cost Now Estimated At $92 Million

By No Trump Military Parade. -

A network of 187 organizations has come together to urge a mass protest against the military parade in November called for by President Trump. The military parade is widely opposed. Army Times [...]

Democrats Trash Constituents Over F-35 Base In Vermont

By William Boardman, Reader Supported News. -

On April 11, the mayor of Burlington, Vermont, announced that he was betraying a 55% majority of Burlington voters and a 75% majority of his city council that had opposed basing the F-35 Joint [...]

Reasons To Divest From The War Machine And Week Of Action

By CODEPINK, Popular Resistance.org. -

Excessive military spending in the U.S. is undermining the well-being of our people and starving our non-military sectors. The cost of U.S. domestic and foreign militarism in 2016 totaled $741.3 [...]

Bath Iron Works In Poor House, Asking Maine For Welfare Check

By Bruce Gagnon, www.space4peace.com -

By Bruce Gagnon for Space for Peace. Already over many years General Dynamics has received more than $197 million in state and local tax breaks for BIW. In 2013 BIW asked for another $6 million [...]