Last night, we saw years of committed organizing pay off, with the House of Representatives voting 305-121 supporting accelerated withdrawal from Afghanistan. Thank you so much to all of you who [...]
UPDATE: The amendments crossed out below were not allowed to come to the floor for a vote. The House will start voting tomorrow on the National Defense Authorization Act, which sets policy and [...]
- NDAA roundup: Afghanistan victory and budget ignominy | Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[…] the House laid down some important ...
People who were hoping to see the end of the so-called “war on terror” on the horizon likely found some encouragement in President Obama’s speech today, but even more concern and lingering [...]
After the historic 2008 election, we had a new political landscape before us full of possibility for real foreign policy change. Did your representatives in Congress help move that vision [...]
Peace Action joins Amnesty International, the ACLU & others to mark the 6th year of Guantanamo Prison
(Washington, DC – Nationally) Today, January 11, marks the 6th anniversary of Guantanamo Bay Prison. Activists from all over the world are coming together to call for the facility to be [...]