Category Archives: American Military Culture

The Invasion of the Dominican Republic: 50 years On

The Invasion of the Dominican Republic: 50 years On by Veterans For Peace Latin America/School of the Americas Working Group Obviously, the Vietnam War was one of the defining events of US policy in the 1960s. A lesser-known US invasion occurred on … Continue reading

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How Animals Fare in War [excerpt]

by Chad Nelson, April 04, 2015 The L.A. Times recently reported on the U.S. Navy’s training of dolphins and sea lions as part of its seemingly limitless global war strategy. The Navy hopes that these animals’ biological capabilities will allow them … Continue reading

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Spring Rising: An Anti-War Intervention in DC

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Spring Rising: An antiwar intervention March 18-21, 2015

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There ARE Alternatives to War (A Personal Commitment to the World Beyond War Initiative)

by Joe Scarry The present confrontation between “the West” (i.e. the US/NATO military alliance) and Russia over Ukraine is a case in point that illustrates what the thousands of people who have committed themselves to the World Beyond War movement … Continue reading

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IT’S A START: U.S. Ambassador: “The P-5 have a responsibility to do more”

by Joe Scarry As more and more people grew aware that the confrontation between the US/NATO and Russia over Ukraine could grow to world-threatening proportions, representatives of the nuclear weapons states (the so-called P-5 – US, Russia, UK, France, China) … Continue reading

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Job #1 Vis-a-vis Russia: NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT

by Joe Scarry So many exist, ready to be used . . . . The world’s nuclear weapon count (August, 2014): 16,400 (Source: peaceandplanet.org) The story yesterday was the last straw. A bunch of U.S. NGOs are lobbying the government … Continue reading

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