The Afghanistan Pentagon Papers

By Mel Gurtov, Popular Resistance -

The war in Afghanistan, America’s longest, has cost about 2,300 US lives, over 20,000 wounded, and about $1 trillion. Now, thanks to the persistence of the Washington Post, we have an abundance [...]

A New US ‘Manhattan Project’ Planning War With China

By David B. Larter, -

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Navy and Air Force are teaming up to rapidly develop a network that can link together Air Force and Navy assets during battle, an effort the Navy’s top officer compared to [...]

Zombie NATO Is Obsolete; Militarists Try To Revive It Through Expanded Targets

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) held an abbreviated two-day meeting this week in London on its 70th anniversary. On display was a zombie alliance that is bitterly divided on [...]

NATO ‘Leadership Meeting’ Condemned As Cabal Of White Supremacist Militarists

By Black Alliance for Peace. -

The meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization that is taking place in London should be seen as a threat to global humanity. However, the foreign policy community in the U.S., corporate [...]

Why Was An Action Making A Connection Between Militarism And Climate Chaos Subverted?

By Max Obuszewski, Popular Resistance. -

I support the impeachment of Donald Trump for myriad reasons. And I dream that the Senate will convict this criminal. However, even with Trump gone, climate chaos will continue to plague the [...]

Seven Arrested Mourning Children Killed By Drones

By Joy First, Popular Resistance. -

Wisconsin - Seven peace activists walked onto the base at Volk Field today, wearing black veils, carrying limp dolls and posters of children killed by drones, and reading a statement.  They were [...]

We Must Dismantle The War Machine To Avoid The Climate Catastrophe

By Jodie Evans, The Independent Media Institute  -

There is a clear thread running from the Pentagon budget to weapons corporations to our impoverished communities to migrants fleeing wars and drought to greenhouse gas emissions driving the [...]

New Publication: Countering Military Recruitment Campaigns Internationally

By Staff, War Resisters International -

WRI's new booklet, Countering Military Recruitment: Learning the lessons of counter-recruitment campaigns internationally, is out now. The booklet includes examples of campaigning against youth [...]

Report Back: Shut Down Creech Fall Action

By Eleanor Levine and Toby Blomé, Shut Down Creech. -

In all, 10 Creechers were arrested and ultimately charged with “failure to disperse.”  (Arrestees included Toby Blomé, Norie Clarke, Don Cunning, Maggie Huntington, Michael Kerr, Don Kimball, [...]

Hands Off Iran

By The US Peace Council. -

Deeply concerned and distressed, we raise our voices against the increasing tensions in the Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman, and express our opposition to war against Iran and the extensive [...]

Stay Focused On Getting The US Out Of Syria

By Sara Flounders, Workers World. -

When forces in U.S. ruling circles contend with and denounce each other to justify foreign intervention — as is currently happening in reaction to the announced U.S. pullback from the Kurdish [...]

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 [...]

Understanding US Foreign Policy Is Essential For Progressive Struggle

By Harry Targ, Diary of a Heartland Radical. -

Just before the Korean War started in 1950, key foreign policy advisers to President Truman threw their support behind recommendations made in a classified document, National Security Council [...]

Under Fire from Ukraine And Misperceived By The West

By Eva Bartlett, Mintpress News. -

n September 2, I left the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don via minibus heading northwest to the border of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and on into Donetsk. For my first few days [...]

Rage Against The War Machine Marches To Call Out War Profiteers

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Washington, DC - On Friday, October 11, 100 anti-war activists took the streets of Washington, DC to visit offices of the War Machine as part of Cindy Sheehan's "Rage Against the War Machine" [...]