Category Archives: The New Peace Movement

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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The Lesson of Reykjavik: TALK About Nuclear Disarmament (You Never Know)

by Joe Scarry On the day the nuclear weapons states are meeting in London, it seems like an appropriate time for a reality check. Just such a reality check comes from reading Reagan at Reykjavik: Forty-Eight Hours That Ended the … 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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Bibi and Boehner’s Gift to the Nuclear Disarmament Movement

by Joe Scarry   House Majority Leader John Boehner and Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu It may be counterintuitive, but House Majority Leader John Boehner has actually done a good thing by inviting Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address … Continue reading

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VfP’s Joey King’s Straight Talk on Veterans and Suicide

by Joey King I have been researching the issue of veteran suicide for about 6 years. My interest started during a Veterans Day parade in Nashville. I was marching as a member of Veterans For Peace. We march every year … Continue reading

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On MLK’s Birthday Break the Blackout on King’s Condemnation of US Atrocity Wars

by jay janson and Ramsey Clark Social networking Facebook Twitter YouTube cellphone cameras Everyone everywhere especially in countries suffering US bombings or CIA covert deadly violence, starvation! BREAK 48 year BLACKOUT of King’s condemnation of his gov.”greatest purveyor of violence … Continue reading

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