On Armistice Day, Work For And Celebrate Peace

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Today is Armistice Day - the day that World War I, a brutal and devastating war, ended. After World War I, people hoped nothing like that would ever happen again and a large peace movement [...]

As A Veteran, I Refuse To Celebrate War

By Rory Fanning, Truthout. -

As a veteran who is also an antiwar activist, I find Veterans Day to be a toxic holiday. On Veterans Day, we are asked to ignore all the horrors of U.S. militarism for the “sake” of the veteran — [...]

Peace Activist Tried For Entering Nuclear Submarine Base

By Leonard Eiger, Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action. -

Peace activist James Manista appeared on Wednesday, October 23rd in U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington, in Tacoma, Washington. Mr. Manista was charged with crossing the federal [...]

Taking Next Steps For Nuclear Abolition

By Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence. -

A recent op-ed in the New York Times suggests the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 message is entering public discourse. The defendants have clarified that the U.S. nuclear weapon arsenal robs resources [...]

From Kabul: Youth On The Road To Peace

By Dr. Hakim, Voices for Creative Nonviolence. -

Despite the violent crises which we human beings have created for Afghanistan and our planet earth, I have witnessed yet again how renewing our relationships with Nature and one another can calm [...]

Rage Against The War Machine: An Interview With Peace Activist Cindy Sheehan

By Mnar Muhawesh, Mintpressnews.com -

Some 2.7 billion dollars per day. That’s how much the U.S. government will spend next year to prop up the military and the more than 800 bases it maintains in over 70 countries. All in the name [...]

October 11: March On The Pentagon To Rage Against The War Machine

By March on the Pentagon. -

March on the Pentagon invites all those outraged by the War Machine, U.S. imperialism, and endless wars to join us in Washington D.C. on October 11 and 12. From the mind boggling cost which [...]

The People’s Mobilization To Stop The US War Machine, Save The Planet Begins

By Popular Resistance. -

New York City - The People's Mobilization to Stop the US War Machine and Save the Planet begins today. The People’s Mobe connects the issues of militarism, climate crisis, racism, and [...]

US Veterans Being Held In Ireland Walk For Freedom

By Ciaran Tierney, Irish Central. -

Two elderly US military veterans are to begin a marathon three-week walk from Limerick to the most northerly point in Ireland this weekend to protest against what they claim are human rights [...]

FARC-EP Commanders Resume Armed Struggle Against Colombian Government

By Cuba Debate, Resumen English. -

In response to the “betrayal of the “Peace Accords” by the Colombian state signed in Havana in 2016, a group of commanders of the insurgent Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army [...]

Ten Ways We Pretend War Is Not A Crime And How To Change Them

By David Swanson, Let's Try Democracy. -

Happy Kellogg-Briand Pact Day! As you all know, but most people do not, the Peace Pact was signed 91 years ago today. And, as you all probably know, but most people do not, the inspiration and [...]

Global Appeal For Peace; People Of The World Unite

By Popular Resistance -

This is a new initiative to create a worldwide network of people and organizations that will work together to oppose the lawless actions of the United States: interference in the politics of [...]

133 Former FARC Members Assassinated Since Peace Agreement Signed In 2016

By Alba Ciudad, Orinoco Tribune. -

Servio Delio Cuasaluzán Guanga was murdered on Monday in Colombia, specifically at El Palmar point, Chabú village, municipality of Ricaurte (Nariño), and became former FARC guerrilla number 133 [...]

Peace Is A Word That The West Has Taken From The Afghans

By Vijay Prashad, Globe Trotter -

It’s difficult to explain the nature of the Afghanistan peace talks. There is no single table with the combatants arrayed on either side. Talks are not even taking place in the same city, since [...]

The Power To Withdraw Our Consent From Systems Of Violence

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

According to the director of the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, Renata Dwan, the risk of nuclear war is the highest it has been since World War II. Last year, seven plow [...]