Activists Shut Down UK-Based Israeli Arms Factories ‘In Solidarity With Palestinian People’

By Fréa Lockley, Thecanary.co -

Elbit is directly involved in the murder of Palestinians by the occupying Israeli forces. They work closely with the Israeli military to develop increasingly lethal weapons, which are then tested [...]

Charlottesville Divests From Weapons And Fossil Fuels

By David Swanson, World Beyond War. -

On the evening of June 3, 2019, the City Council of Charlottesville, Va., voted to divest the funds in its operating budget from weapons dealers and fossil fuel producers. Here’s the resolution [...]

‘We Will Not Be Complicit’: Protesting Assault On Yemen, Italian Dock Workers Refuse To Load Saudi Weapons Vessel

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

"No EU state should be making the deadly decision to authorize the transfer or transit of arms to a conflict where there is a clear risk they will be used in war crimes." In an act of defiance [...]

Secret Plutonium Shipment

By Sue Prent, Fairewinds.org -

Lately, Americans are experiencing an unprecedented volume of top-down lies emanating from the White House and its circle of acolytes like Energy Secretary Rick Perry. This steady drip of obvious [...]

The F-35 Fighter Jet Will Cost $1.5 Trillion. It’s Time For New Priorities.

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout.org -

U.S. taxpayers are no strangers to getting saddled with monstrously expensive weapons programs at the expense of basic needs like food, shelter and education. The Pentagon paid $44 billion for 21 [...]

Countdown To “Full Spectrum Dominance”

By T.J. Coles, Counterpunch. -

The US is formally committed to dominating the world by the year 2020. With President Trump’s new Space Directive-4, the production of laser-armed fighter jets as possible precursors to space [...]

Two U.S. Veterans For Peace Refused Bail In Ireland

By Ellen Davidson, Stop These Wars. -

Ireland - Two US veterans were arrested at Shannon Airport on 17 March for entering the airfield to inspect and investigate an OMNI Air International plane on contract to the U.S. military.  The [...]

Can We Divest From Weapons Dealers?

By Kathy Kelly, Vcnv.org -

Impoverished people living in numerous countries today would stand a far better chance of survival, and risk far less trauma, if weapon manufacturers such as Lockheed Martin, Boeing, General [...]

Non-Military Federal Agencies Under Trump Expand Already Enormous Arsenals

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

WASHINGTON — The massive purchases of ammo and weapons by non-military federal agencies, like the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), that first began under [...]

US Air Freight Company That Smuggled Weapons Into Venezuela Linked To CIA “Black Site” Renditions

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA – Two executives at the company that chartered the U.S. plane that was caught smuggling weapons into Venezuela last week have been tied to an air cargo company that [...]

Banking Giant HSBC Divests From Israeli Arms Manufacturer Following Pressure From Human Rights Campaigners

By Staff, Waronwant.org -

Human rights campaigners have declared a victory as global banking giant HSBC confirmed that it has divested completely from Israeli weapons manufacturer Elbit Systems after a year of campaign [...]

US Provides Weapons And Loans To Encourage Ukraine To Keep Provoking Russians

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic-culture.org -

Oh what a lovely big stocking-filler for the Kiev regime this week from Washington. Just in time for Christmas too, and only weeks after President Petro Poroshenko tried to incite a war with [...]

US Silent When Syrian Rebels Use Pepper Chemical Weapons

By Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

ALEPPO, SYRIA — On Saturday evening, a barrage of mortars filled with chemical weapons was launched into Syrian government-controlled territory in the Aleppo province by “rebels” linked to al [...]

The New York Times’ Misleading Story On North Korean Missiles

By Leon V. Sigal, 38north.org -

That is the ominous lede of a story by David Sanger and William Broad in The New York Times on Monday, November 12. Substituting tendentious hyperbole for sound reporting may convince editors to [...]

Campaign To Stop Killer Robots Sends Message To United Nations

Chris Harris, EuroNews. -

Campaigners say killer robots and other autonomous weapons systems should be banned before it’s too late. Rapid technological advances are bringing them closer to reality but international law [...]

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