Yemen Was Called The Forgotten War, But Activists Are Refusing To Forget

By Janine Jackson, Truthout.org -

Janine Jackson: When observers who have spent years in war-rocked places describe events as “staggering,” you know you’re talking about a disturbing new order. That’s how the UN humanitarian [...]

US Space Command’s First Big War Game Is Already Under Way

By Tom Roeder and The Gazette, Taskandpurpose.com -

A secretive war game that examines combat in space kicked off this week in Alabama. The Schriever War Game, bringing together several military commands, allies and the nation's intelligence [...]

Should We Feed Hungry Children, Or The War Machine?

By Medea Benjamin, Opendemocracy.net -

On August 21, the Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen, Lise Grande, put out a heartbreaking call for nations to make good on their pledges to send humanitarian aid to feed destitute families in [...]

Making A Killing From Killing

By Paul Atwood, Counterpunch.org -

Though I encounter students and other young people who have never heard the term I hope most Americans are aware of the “Military Industrial Complex.” In his final speech to the nation President [...]

Black Alliance For Peace Calls On Public To Demand That All Elected Officials Address Issues Of War, Militarism And U.S. Intervention

By Staff, Blackallianceforpeace.com -

The Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) believes that along with the issue of climate change, the interlocking issues of war, militarism and normalized, illegal U.S. interventionism represent the main [...]

The War Of Tankers Is Far From Ending, It Is Just Beginning

By Elijah J. Magnier, Ahtribune.com -

The UK acknowledged its first defeat by Iran when it released the Iranian supertanker “Grace 1” captured by 30 Royal Navy commandos in the first week of July in response to a US request, as the [...]

Long Range Attack On Saudi Oil Field Ends War On Yemen

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

Today Saudi Arabia finally lost the war on Yemen. It has no defenses against new weapons the Houthis in Yemen acquired. These weapons threaten the Saudis economic lifelines. This today was the [...]

Afghanistan Veteran Explains Real Reason Behind The War

By Will Griffin, Thepeacereport.com -

After 18 years of the US war in Afghanistan, do we really understand the reasons behind it? We know that it has backfired and terrorism has spread and grown around the world. We know the US is [...]

From 2006 To 2019: After Failures In Syria, Iraq, Palestine And Yemen, War Is No Longer An Option For Israel

By Elijah J. Magner, Ahtribune.com -

During the summer war of 2006, Israel managed to destroy a large number of Hezbollah’s rocket and missile stocks. Most Hezbollah missile units were destroyed and, in the suburb of the capital [...]

Divided Senate Approves Huge Two-Year Military Budget

By Jason Ditz, News.antiwar.com -

Passed last week in a 284-149 vote in the House, split heavily along party lines, the two-year compromise budget deal reached between President Trump and Democratic leadership has passed the [...]

Activists Confront 2020 Candidates In Iowa About Drones And War

By Nick Mottern, Truthout.org -

In late July, the MQ-9 Reaper drone, the U.S.’s foremost killer drone, will enter the Iowa presidential primary contest in a cable TV ad that challenges 2020 Democratic presidential candidates to [...]

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

By Howie Hawkins, Dissidentvoice.org -

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 [...]

US Leaders Can Now Be Prosecuted For Illegal War

By C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout.org -

War is gathering around the world, and autocratic leaders are undermining the legal checks on their discretion to launch attacks abroad. With the rule of law under threat, the International [...]

Southeast Asia Was Hit By A Record-Breaking Disaster; It Was Called The United States

By Davidswanson.org -

In my town in the United States — as is not especially unusual — we have big memorials in prominent public places marking some of the most catastrophically immoral actions of the past. [...]

An American Tragedy: Empire At Home And Abroad

By Maj. Danny Sjursen, Truthdig.com -

Empires in decline tend to behave badly. Indeed, whether British, French or Russian, the twilight years of imperialism often brought brutal repression of subjects abroad, the suppression of civil [...]