Peace Action mourns the passing of former U.S. Representative and former Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums. “Ron Dellums was a courageous and effective voice in the fight for peace and justice,” said [...]
Washington, D.C. — April 13, 2018 — In response to U.S. military strikes against Syrian government sites, Jon Rainwater, Executive Director of Peace Action, released the following statement: [...]
We have a very real opportunity to help end what the United Nations has deemed “the largest humanitarian crisis in the world.” For nearly 3 years, the U.S. has supported a military coalition led [...]
In Yemen, the U.S. has been supporting a vicious bombing campaign carried out by a Saudi-led military coalition. The coalition’s airstrikes have killed thousands of civilians by indiscriminately [...]
Washington, D.C. — July 14, 2017 — In response to the passage of the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Paul Kawika Martin, Senior Director for Policy and Political [...]
Washington, D.C. — July 13, 2017 — On the eve of the two-year anniversary of the signing of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) commonly known as the Iran nuclear agreement, and in [...]
“The U.S. cannot lead the push for nuclear nonproliferation on the Korean peninsula while it spends billions to maintain one of the world’s two biggest nuclear arsenals. It’s time for the [...]
The Nation – 16 Years Ago, Barbara Lee’s Warning Against the AUMF Was Ignored. Nevertheless, She Persisted.
Peace Action’s Executive Director Jon Rainwater quoted in The Nation on Rep. Barbara Lee’s effort to repeal the 2001 Authorization for the Use of Military Force.
Peace Action Executive Director Jon Rainwater’s Op-Ed on Trump’s illegal escalations in the Syrian War.