Take action: money for diplomacy and aid, not war

President Obama has asked Congress for $83.4 billion for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In announcing his new plan for Afghanistan, President Obama called for a “dramatic increase” in the [...]

Local lobby meetings: bringing our message of peace with Iran to Congress

President Obama has taken promising steps toward improving US relations with Iran, from agreeing to participate in six party talks to recording a video message to Iranians on Persian New Year. I [...]

War Toll

Those who died in Iraq from Apr 5 to 11: Sgt Daniel Beard 24  Buffalo NY Cpl Stephen Dearmon  21  Crossville TN Spc Israel Mejias  28  San Loenzo PR Sgt Edward Forrest  25  Fenton MO Pvt Bryce [...]

Tax Day Penny Protests

On April 15th millions of Americans will take their tax returns to the post office. Join Peace Action in or campaign to educate these citizens about how their taxes are spent. Sign Our Petition [...]

Rethinking Afghanistan

Tuesday 14 April 2009 by: Anne Miller, t r u t h o u t | Perspective Last week, the US Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on Afghanistan and Pakistan. It was revealed that the Obama [...]