The Movement And The 2020 Elections

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The political system in the United States is a plutocracy, one that works for the benefit of the wealthy, not the people. Although we face growing crises on multiple fronts - economic insecurity, [...]

Report On No Foreign Bases Conference: Confront Global Problems By Ending Imperialism & Militarism

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance -

For the first time in the history of humanity, the technical means are at hand to eliminate poverty if resources were not diverted to making war. World hunger could be abolished with only a small [...]

Military-Friendly: Zooming Into The State-Level War Machine

By Eleanor Goldfield, Artkillingapathy.com -

It’s a pretty boring drive. My friends in Sweden always engage their rose-colored paradigms when I talk about driving in the US. They think it’s like Thelma and Louise or that Johnny Depp [...]

Countdown To Women’s March On The Pentagon

By Cindy Sheehan, Cindy Sheehan's Soapbox. -

Women’s March on the Pentagon (WMOP) is excited to announce we are ready and rarin’ to go for our long anticipated march and rally at ground-zero for US imperialism. "We envisioned this [...]

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 [...]

Stop The Pentagon Takeover Of Space

By The Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, Popular Resistance. -

Outer space is being taken over by the worlds military. In particular, the US Space Command’s “Vision for 2020” describes the goal of “Full Spectrum Dominance”: military superiority on land, at [...]

US Militarism Mapped

By David Swanson, Worldbeyondwar.org -

Where wars are present and where wars come from are two different questions. If we look at where money is spent on wars and where weapons for wars are produced and exported, there is little [...]

Barber Sermon On Militarism Reveals Philosophical & Political Limitations Of The Poor Peoples Campaign

By Bruce A. Dixon, Blackagendareport.com -

The 70 minute lecture on militarism by the Rev. William Barber, co-chair of the Poor Peoples Campaign earlier this month is no small thing both for who was talking, and for what was said. The [...]

‘The Plot to Attack Iran:’ A Tool to Combat Washington’s Middle East Wars

By Stansfield Smith, Counterpunch -

The Plot to Attack Iran gives a readable and well- referenced look at Western — especially US — abuse of Iran. The author and human rights lawyer Dan Kovalik presents a concise overview of US [...]

Explosions And Crashes: Military Aircraft Are A Threat To US Civilians

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout.org -

On April 3, a third military aircraft crashed in just one 24-hour period. That incident happened when a Marine Corps helicopter attempted to land in Djibouti, and occurred shortly after [...]

Portland Protest Against New Military Ship

By Elise Herron, Wweek.com -

“Smash the U.S. war machine,” protesters chanted. But they didn't get very close to the boat. Activists from roughly 10 different local organizations gathered this morning to protest the naming [...]

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 [...]

Nation Trying To Figure Out Gun Violence To Hold Military Parade Glorifying War

By Carey Wedler, Steemit.com -

Every time a mass shooting rocks the United States, Americans demand their government do something. Whether it’s confiscating guns, arming teachers, or turning schools into prisons, neither [...]

Trump Gets His Unpopular Military Parade, Countermarch Planned

By Walt Gelles, Opednews.com -

The Trump administration is moving ahead with the president's plan for a massive military parade to be held in Washington, DC on Veterans Day, November 11. But a chorus of voices strongly oppose [...]

‘Modernization’: Media’s Favorite Euphemism For Military Buildup

By Adam Johnson, Fair.org -

A variation on this tautology is “overhaul” (New York Times, 8/27/17) or “rebuild” (The Hill, 1/20/18), the idea being that something has fallen into disrepair or broken down and simply needs to [...]

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