Thousands Call For Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty

By John Woodside, Toronto Star. -

More than 2,000 academics from around the world signed an open letter calling for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty, as the United Nations’ 76th General Assembly kicks off its annual [...]

Haudenosaunee Land Defenders Call For Peace And Safety

By Brent Patterson, PBI Canada. -

On August 20, the land defenders at 1492 Land Back Lane tweeted: “We call on our allies to continue to amplify our demand for peace and safety.” These Six Nations land defenders began a [...]

The Space Wars Have Begun

By T. J. Coles, Counterpunch. -

“Space is now a distinct warfighting domain,” says the U.S. Defense Space Strategy. Last week, corporate media repeated U.S. military propaganda: that Russia had “tested new technologies that [...]

Supreme Court Rules Against Oklahoma In Creek Nation Case

By Chris Casteel, The Oklahoman. -

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s reservation was not officially terminated at Oklahoma statehood, as justices issued a decision that may upend state [...]

Native American Protesters Blocked The Road Leading To Mount Rushmore

By Ashley Collman, Business Insider. -

A group of mainly Native American protesters blocked the road leading up to Mount Rushmore for three hours before President Donald Trump gave a speech at the national monument Friday [...]

Uncertainty Haunts The Future Of Non-Proliferation Treaty And Disarmament

By Tariq Rauf, -

Up until now, Hiroshima and Nagasaki mercifully remain the only instances in which nuclear weapons have been used in war; however, it has been the hope that the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and [...]

Expiration Of New START Means Nuclear Chaos

By Global Zero, -

On February 5, 2021, just one year from today, the last remaining nuclear pact between the United States and Russia will expire – ending more than a half century of arms control between the two [...]

China Signs Defence Agreement With South Korea As US Angers Seoul With Demand For $5bn Troop Payment

By Julian Ryall, -

November 19, 2019 "Information Clearing House" -  The defence ministers of South Korea and China have agreed to develop their security ties to ensure stability in north-east Asia, the latest [...]

A UN Treaty Guarantees Youth Rights Everywhere On Earth – Except The United States

By Jessica Taft, -

Fifteen kids from a dozen countries, including Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, recently brought a formal complaint to the United Nations. They’re arguing that climate change violates children’s [...]

ICAN Statement: The Collapse Of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

By the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Popular Resistance. -

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) deplores the irresponsible destruction of the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty by the current leaders of the United [...]

Nuclear Disarmament Should Be A Top 2020 Campaign Issue But Is Being Ignored

By Howie Hawkins, -

Two years ago on July 7, 2017, 122 nations approved the text of the Treaty on the Prohibition of NuclearWeapons (TPNW). The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) received the [...]

Nuclear Powers Need To Disarm Before It’s Too Late

By Conn Hallinan, -

The recent military clash between India and Pakistan underscores the need for the major nuclear powers — the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, and France — finally to move toward fulfilling their [...]

Washington Walks Away From Another Treaty

By Staff, -

Please see this new short video about Washington pulling out of the INF Treaty with Russia.  This treaty was signed in 1987 between Reagan and Gorbachev.  It banned medium range nuclear weapons [...]

40 Countries Tell US And Russia To Preserve Nuclear Treaty

By Basel Peace Office. -

Switzerland - Mayors, parliamentarians, policy experts and civil society representatives from forty countries – mostly Europe and North America – yesterday sent an open letter, the Basel Appeal [...]

Trump Ends The Nuclear Deal With Iran – What’s Next?

By Staff, -

Three European countries, Britain, France and Germany, were naive enough to think they could prevent this. The EU3 offered the U.S. to put additional sanctions on Iran for other pretended reason [...]

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