US Peace Activists In Germany Join Call For Withdrawal Of Nuclear Weapons

By John LaForge, Popular Resistance. -

A group of US peace activists has again joined protests at the Büchel Air Force Base in Germany, demanding the withdrawal of the remaining US hydrogen-bombs still deployed there. On July 12 [...]

World’s Nuclear Arms On High Operational Alert And Ready To Strike

By Thalif Deen, Inter Press Service News Agency. -

United Nations - The world’s nine nuclear armed states have downsized their military arsenals, but made up for their loss by increasing the number of weapons on high operational alert, according [...]

Putin-Biden Summit ‘Seems Thin’

By Moon of Alabama. -

The results of the Putin-Biden summit today in Geneva seem to be thin. The meetings were expected to last for 4 to 5 hours but ended after little more than 2 hours. During his press conference [...]

Mother’s Day Demonstration At Trident Nuclear Submarine Base

By Leonard Eiger, Popular Resistance. -

Bangor, Washington -  people were present on May 8th (the day before Mother's Day), at the demonstration against Trident nuclear weapons at the Bangor submarine base.  Five demonstrators blocked [...]

‘Golden Rule’ Peace Boat Sets Sail From Hawaii

By Golden Rule, Popular Resistance. -

After 21 months in the Hawaiian Islands, the historic anti-nuclear sailboat Golden Rule will depart from Honolulu, Hawai’i for the West Coast of the U.S.   The Golden Rule first sailed from [...]

Why Is The United Kingdom Raising Its Nuclear Stockpile Limits?

By Matthew Harries, The Bulletin. -

On March 16, the United Kingdom announced it was significantly raising a self-imposed cap on its overall nuclear stockpile, from a previous target of 180 warheads by the mid-2020s to a new cap of [...]

Why Biden’s Choice To Bomb Outer Space Is So Damn Exciting

By Lee Camp, -

President Biden has announced he will be continuing to build Donald Trump’s Space Force — an idea Trump probably dreamed up while high on some bizarre pills his special “doctor” gave him and had [...]

End US-UK Nuclear Collusion

By Leonard Eiger, Ground Zero Center. -

On March 16, the United Kingdom announced (in its Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Foreign Policy and Development titled Global Britain in a Competitive Age) that it will increase the [...]

Congress Given Specific Path To Cut Pentagon Budget By $80 Billion

By Kenny Stancil, Commondreams. -

A coalition of more than 25 groups representing a range of political perspectives sent a letter Wednesday to key congressional committees with specific suggestions for slashing the Pentagon's [...]

What’s Behind The Biden Administration’s New $100 Billion Nuclear Missile System?

By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Covert Action Magazine. -

One of the more important tasks that the Biden administration will undertake this year will be to review the Pentagon’s nuclear weapons budget and modernization strategy. According to a 2019 [...]

Starve The Pentagon, Feed The People

By Tristan Guyette, Commondreams. -

The budget for 2021 clocked in at more than $740 billion. Passed during the throes of the pandemic in mid-2020, Congress awarded $130 billion more than requested for the nuclear-armed Columbia [...]

Marshall Islanders Remember ‘Castle Bravo’ Nuclear Bomb

By Helen Jaccard, Popular Resistance. -

Hawaii - Marshall Islanders living on O'ahu joined members of Veterans For Peace, Hawai'i Peace & Justice and Refuse Fascism on Monday, March 1st at Magic Island in Honolulu to remember the 1954 [...]

Making Waves: The Rebirth Of The Golden Rule

By Labrats, Beyond Nuclear. -

The Golden Rule is a project of Veterans For Peace. They aim to advance Veterans For Peace opposition to nuclear weapons and war, and to do so in a dramatic fashion. They have recovered and [...]

How We Got The Bikini And Learned To Hate The Bomb

By Gerry Condon, Popular Resistance. -

On March 1, 1954, the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission and the Department of Defense exploded a huge thermonuclear bomb on Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands, where they had been testing bombs [...]