August 25, 2023 | But there's still hope for the global movement to ban these indiscriminate killers.
Articles by Phyllis Bennis
April 10, 2023 | But if the effort is designed to distract from the Saudi government’s worst abuses — or U.S. support from them — it may backfire.
March 29, 2023 | Washington has tried to replace international law with a vague "rules-based order" that seemingly only other countries can violate. Ukrainians and Iraqis deserve better.
February 27, 2023 | There’s an urgent need to stop funding wars and human rights abuses abroad and to free up funding for human needs at home. The Freedom Caucus can’t be counted on for either.
February 15, 2023 | A look back at the history-making mobilization against the Iraq War that turned ordinary people into a “second superpower” — one we badly need today.
November 9, 2022 | A ceasefire in Ukraine has been needed since day one—and it’s more urgent now than ever.
May 23, 2022 | If our tax dollars are furnishing the weapons that kill journalists and other innocents, that’s not just an international crime — it’s against U.S. law, too.
March 29, 2022 | The NATO no-fly zone over Libya caused far more suffering than it prevented. In Ukraine, it would be even worse.
March 29, 2022 | We need a progressive politics that shows solidarity with all victims of military violence — while resisting the militarism of our own government.
February 25, 2022 | There’s no “national interest” worth risking nuclear conflict. But urgent diplomacy and humanitarian aid — and Russia’s own antiwar movement — could stop the suffering.