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If You Have a Problem, Kill It

By Robert C. Koehler, World BEYOND War, June 19, 2024 The term is “banal militarism” – that is to say, violence and the preparation for violence so utterly commonplace that most people don’t even notice. Banal militarism is as American as apple pie. It’s also global in scope. As Richard Rubenstein writes: “Part of the […]

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The EU Can Only Survive as a Peace Project and Not as a NATO Subsidiary

By Florina Tufescu, World BEYOND War, March 28, 2024 EU Leaders, Stop the Warmongering! The most recent poll commissioned by the European Council for Foreign Relations (an influential think tank that employs numerous leading politicians, EU officials, and former NATO secretaries general) shows that 41% of European citizens would prefer for Europe to put pressure […]