70,000 Protest US Army Base In Okinawa

By RT. -

Around 70,000 people protested the Japanese government’s plan to relocate a US air base within Okinawa island. Locals say the base will hurt the environment and claim they have sacrificed enough [...]

Climate Change Strikes U.S. Military Bases

By Alex Kirby, Truthdig.com -

Once more, the administration of President Trump seems puzzled about how seriously – if at all – it should regard how climate effects strike US military abilities. In December the president [...]

Resisting US Military Bases And Pentagon Strategies In Latin America

By James Patrick Jordan, Telesurtv.net -

The anti-bases movement in Latin America is strong and a manifestation of the people’s will. “The United States appear to be destined by Providence to plague America with misery in the name of [...]

No Foreign Bases: Challenging the Footprint of US Empire

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The United States cannot be a moral or ethical country until it faces up to the realities of US empire and the destruction it causes around the world. The US undermines governments (including [...]

The Polluter Is Not Paying

By H. Patricia Hynes, Portside.org -

Wars may end, bases may close, but our toxic military footprint remains as a poisonous legacy for future generations. My nephew, an Army veteran who spent most of his 20 plus years military [...]

US Foreign Military Bases Aren’t For “Defense”

By Thomas L. Knapp, www.counterpunch.org -

By Thomas L. Knapp for Counter Punch - “U.S. foreign military bases are the principal instruments of imperial global domination and environmental damage through wars of aggression and [...]

New Campaign: Close All US Military Bases On Foreign Soil

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. A new campaign to close all US military bases abroad has been announced by the Coalition Against Foreign Military Bases. This campaign [...]

Governor, Mayors Boycott US Base Ceremony In Okinawa

By Staff, www.english.ryukyushimpo.jp -

By Staff of Ryukyu Shimpo - Kadena Air Base’s 18th Wing held a change of command ceremony on the morning of July 10, with Col. Case Cunningham relieving Brig. Gen. Barry R. Cornish. Kadena Town [...]

Okinawan Peacemaker Needs Help From Peace Community

By Lawrence Repeta, www.japantimes.co.jp -

By Lawrence Repeta for the Japan Times. There, a 64-year-old antiwar activist has been held in detention on trivial charges for more than 70 days. Over the past two years of peaceful protests [...]

U.S. Military Building $100 Million Drone Base In Africa

By Nick Turse, www.theintercept.com -

By Nick Turse for The Intercept - FROM HIGH ABOVE, Agadez almost blends into the cocoa-colored wasteland that surrounds it. Only when you descend farther can you make out a city that curves [...]

Victory: Okinawa Navy Base Construction Stopped

By Reiji Yoshida, www.japantimes.co.jp -

By Reiji Yoshida for Japan Times. In a surprise about-face, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday agreed to an out-of-court settlement for three lawsuits filed over the relocation of U.S. Marine [...]