Trump Wants War, Moon Wants Peace

By Se-Woong Koo, -

South Korean President Moon Jae-in held a very polished press conference on January 10. He confidently laid out his domestic and foreign policy priorities for some 30 minutes. That address was [...]

MLK Beyond Vietnam Speech Relevant To War & Justice Today

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By Staff of United for Peace & Justice - 50 years ago, on April 4, 1967 at Riverside Church, in NYC, Martin Luther King delivered his powerful and most controversial speech, “Beyond Vietnam: A [...]

War At Home: The Dangers Of Bombs In Our Backyards

By Ranjani Chakraborty and Abrahm Lustgarten, -

ProPublica months ago began investigating the scope of the environmental problems caused by the U.S. military on domestic soil. What we found was arresting. The Pentagon has catalogued more than [...]

The ICC Just Announced It Will Treat War As A Crime

By David Swanson, -

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) could try the United States for attacking a country if (1) that country brought a case, and (2) the United States agreed to the process, and (3) the [...]

Ending War Now

By Jerry Alatalo, -

1 Jan 2018 – Given the massive shift of world collective consciousness emergent after, among other astonishing developments, U.S. President Donald Trump’s arguably intended to provoke and [...]

Remaining Peaceful Was Their Choice

By Kathy Kelly, -

People living now in Yemen’s third largest city, Ta’iz, have endured unimaginable circumstances for the past three years. Civilians fear to go outside lest they be shot by a sniper or step on a [...]

Still Waiting For An Antiwar Awakening

By Andrew J. Bacevich, -

What makes a Harvey Weinstein moment? The now-disgraced Hollywood mogul is hardly the first powerful man to stand accused of having abused women. The Harveys who preceded Harvey himself are [...]

76 Years Of Pearl Harbor Lies

By David Swanson, -

By David Swanson for War Is A Crime - Donald Trump is tweeting about a particular spot in Hawaii. He visited it recently on his way to threaten war in Asia. It’s a big feature this week in lots [...]

Lobbying To Undermine Opponents Of Yemen War

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By Alex Emmons for The Intercept - STARVING CHILDREN WITH haunting eyes and emaciated bodies. Bombed-out hospitals and homes. A cholera epidemic that is the largest and fastest-spreading in [...]

The Faces Of Yemen – Where Is American “Outrage?”

By Brandon Turbeville, -

By Brandon Turbeville for Information Clearing House - The calculations were made before Saudi Arabia tightened an already severe blockade on rebel-held parts of the country in response to a [...]

Stop Obama- And Trump-Supported War On People Of Yemen!

By Ajamu Baraka, -

By Ajamu Baraka of the Black Alliance for Peace - Barack Obama’s administration gave the green light to the Saudi war on Yemen. Back then, this war could not have been launched and executed [...]

On The Brink Of War

By Abdel Bari Atwan, -

By Abdel Bari Atwan for Information Clearing House - November 10, 2017 "Information Clearing House" - We should not let minor details such as Hariri’s resignation or the detention of [Saudi] [...]

Saudis, Israel Work Together To Provoke War In Lebanon

By Joyce Chediac, -

By Joyce Chediac for Liberation News - Only a day after major ISIS defeats in Syria and Iraq indicated that fighting may be winding down, an extraordinary series of events raised the danger of a [...]

South Korea Shifts Towards China

By Alexander Mercouris, -

By Alexander Mercouris for The Duran. The big news in Asia this week is not US President Trump’s grand but ultimately empty visit to China. It is the quiet steps China and South Korea have [...]

Trump Continues Tradition Of President Waging War Wherever It Wants

By Marjorie Cohn, -

By Marjorie Cohn for Truthout - Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on October 30 that the Trump administration has all [...]