Tag Archives: war

Howie Hawkins: Nuclear Disarmament Should Be a Top 2020 Campaign Issue But Is Being Ignored

By Howie Hawkins

Two years ago on July 7, 2017, 122 nations approved the text of the Treaty on the Prohibition of NuclearWeapons (TPNW). The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2017 for spearheading this achievement. Few Americans are aware of it and none of the major presidential candidates are informing us.… Read more ...

Howie Hawkins: US Path To War With Iran Must Be Reversed

By Howie Hawkins

The escalation of conflict between the US and Iran is at a fever pitch. It is time for the United States to recognize that war with Iran would be a multi-trillion dollar disaster that would lead to chaos and destruction in the region, would isolate the United States from the world diplomatic community even further, and would be another major foreign policy disaster.… Read more ...

Andy Craig for Congress: Gwen Moore demonstrates partisan hypocrisy on war and peace

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Press Release from Andy Craig for Congress:

Craig for Congress: Gwen Moore demonstrates partisan hypocrisy on war and peace

From her election in 2005 until Bush left office in 2008, Gwen Moore was an outspoken supporter of ending America’s war in Iraq. She joined with other anti-war Democrats in the Out of Iraq Caucus to propose and vote for a variety of bills that would mandate the withdrawal of American forces.

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David Swanson: Top 45 lies and omissions from Obama’s UN address

September 25, 2013
David Swanson, Secretary of Peace

1. President Obama’s opening lines at the U.N. on Tuesday looked down on people who would think to settle disputes with war. Obama was disingenuously avoiding the fact that earlier this month he sought to drop missiles into a country to “send a message” but was blocked by the U.S.

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Riley J. Hood: Restore the Department of War

Published on September 5, 2013. Riley J. Hood is the Constitution Party’s of Wisconsin chairman. 

The Lord shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee
to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way,
and flee before thee seven ways.” Deuteronomy 28:7

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David Swanson: 10 problems with the latest excuse for war

August 26, 2013

David Swanson, Secretary of Peace

If you own a television or read a newspaper you’ve probably heard that we need another war because the Syrian government used chemical weapons. If you own a computer and know where to look you’ve probably heard that there isn’t actually any evidence for that claim.

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Darrell Castle: The “Warhawk Syndrome” – Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace?

Posted on the Constitution Party’s Facebook page July 26th:

Is it Perpetual War or Perpetual Peace?

SENATOR GRAHAM AND GOVERNOR CHRISTIE:
Darrell Castle talks about recent statements made by Senator Lindsey Graham and Governor Chris Christie. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential candidate.

https://soundcloud.com/castle-report/senator-graham-and-governor

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A transcript of the podcast is below: 

This is Darrell Castle with today’s podcast.

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Pham Binh: ‘Eclectics or Dialectics? Unpacking PSL’s Defense of Racist, Collaborationist Tyrannies’

The Party for Socialism is one of the largest socialist political parties in the U.S. Their presidential ticket received over 9,300 votes in the 2012 presidential election -KL. 

Pham Binh at the North Star:

Socialists and War: Two Opposing Trends published by Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSL) is as thin politically as it page-wise.… Read more ...

Darryl W. Perry: Just Say “No!” To War With North Korea

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Darryl W. Perry is a writer whose articles are published in several publications, including the monthly newspaper The Sovereign.  He is a co-host on a radio show on Liberty Radio Network. He is the owner and managing editor of Free Press Publications (FPP.cc). Perry is a co-founder and co-chairman of the New Hampshire Liberty Party, a party created in September 2012 to promote secession of the state from the federal government and individual liberty.Read more ...

Lee Wrights: Support our troops. Bring them all home now

by R. Lee Wrights

Samuel Johnson said, “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.” H.L. Mencken expanded that definition when he said, “Patriotism, in truth, is the great nursery of scoundrels … Its chief glories are the demagogue, the military bully, and the spreaders of libels and false history.”

I think of this definition every time I hear the phrase or see a sign or bumper sticker that says “Support Our Troops.” This slogan has been twisted into a mantra employed to blind Americans to the death and destruction that’s the inevitable result of our interventionist foreign policy.… Read more ...

Gary Johnson: I’m the only choice to stop unconstitutional wars

by Brian Irving
Raleigh (NC) Libertarian Examiner

Libertarian presidential candidate Gov. Gary Johnson told a rally of Conservatives Against Unconstitutional Wars that he is not the third choice on the ballot, he’s only choice if they want to end undeclared wars.

“I am one of only three candidates who will be on the ballot in all 50 states,” he told the rally in Charlotte, N.C.  … Read more ...

Lee Wrights: The Quiet War On Ballot Access

by R. Lee Wrights

Not all of America’s wars are clear and visible. For decades establishment politicians have been waging a quiet, secret war most Americans don’t even realize is going on. But this war is just as destructive of our liberty as the war in Afghanistan, the war on drugs, the war on taxpayers and the myriads of other conflicts our government is waging.… Read more ...