Building a New Movement Against Militarism

Building a New Movement Against Militarism

Donald Trump bombed a Syrian government airbase just a couple of weeks after releasing his budget plan for next year. The budget—with its call for a massive escalation in Pentagon spending, to be paid for with funds stolen from programs that fulfill urgent human...
February 15, 2003. The Day the World Said No to War.

February 15, 2003. The Day the World Said No to War.

Ten years ago people around the world rose up. In almost 800 cities across the globe, protesters filled the streets of capital cities and tiny villages, following the sun from Australia and New Zealand and the small Pacific islands, through the snowy steppes of North...
Pens Not Swords

Pens Not Swords

Writers Becky Thompson and E. Ethelbert Miller bring poetry to the streets. Photo by Mike Maggio. In the winter of 2003, as the West Wing of the White House was announcing plans for a preemptive “Shock and Awe” campaign against Iraq, the East Wing was...