By Cole Harrison, Massachusetts Peace Action Grassroots organizations develop advocacy campaigns around individual issues, but the current U.S. economic crisis is making it more and more [...]
Did you know today is celebrated as the International Day of Peace? No? Don’t be embarrassed, it’s not a real big deal in the U.S., maybe because our country is nearly always making [...]
We are hearing from our Congressional allies that they are hearing more from those who want war in Iran than those who want peace. Please write now and ask your legislators to support diplomacy. [...]
It was surprising enough to hear this week that Republican C.W. Bill Young of Florida made a u-turn and called for an immediate withdrawal from Afghanistan. But Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), [...]
- John McCain, from war hawk to peacenik? | Dear Kitty. Some blog[...] From Peace Action West in the USA: John...
Presidential candidates are terrified of looking weak on security — especially in the final weeks before an election. And anti-Iran hawks are doing everything they can to exploit this [...]
- Who wants war with Iran? « Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[...] Click here to tell your senators and re...
–Kevin Martin, Executive Director Last week, veteran AP reporter Robert Burns wrote an interesting article on the 9/11 anniversary titled “War Weary US is Numbed to Drumbeat of Troop [...]
Train for Change! Peace Action Education Fund's Move the Money Training Program, and FaceBook Action to Press Prez Candidates to Cut Pentagon Budget!
President Dwight Eisenhower warned the nation of the dangers of a military industrial complex which had begun to influence all aspects of our society – “economic, political, [...]
25,000 U.S. Troops to Remain in Afghanistan for a Decade After the Supposed "End of the War" in 2014?
Well, we still have tens of thousands of troops, and dozens of bases, in Germany, Japan and South Korea, don’t we? Last spring, when President Obama announced a “Strategic Partnership [...]