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To advance our vision of a world beyond war, we support, develop and collaborate with peacebuilding efforts in all sectors of society. We inform and educate about viable nonviolent alternatives to war and violence.

THE LATEST

Repeal of 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) in Iraq. More can be done to end forever wars and achieve authentic security

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Monday, June 21, 2021 Contact: Kelsey Coolidge; kelsey@jubitz.org    War Prevention Initiative: “Repeal of 2002 Authorization...
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War Prevention Initiative Statement on the May 2021 Violence in Palestine and Israel

War Prevention Initiative Statement on the May 2021 Violence in Palestine and Israel May 27, 2021 PORTLAND, OR - The...
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War Prevention Initiative Statement on Events at U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021

The War Prevention Initiative (WPI) strongly condemns the far-right mob threat to democracy that took place at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 in an attempt to overturn the results of a free and fair election
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War Prevention Initiative: “Ensure atrocities prevention measures and support long-term peacebuilding efforts in Ethiopia”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2020 Contact: Mulugeta Haiybano (mulay@warpreventioninitiative.org) or Patrick Hiller  (patrick@jubitz.org)  War Prevention Initiative: “Ensure atrocities prevention...
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Campaign for Nonviolent Elections 2020

 The War Prevention Initiative is supportive of the Commitment to Uphold Democracy articulated in the Hold the Line Guide and...
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Peace Education, not Patriotic Education

The President’s call to “restore patriotic education in our schools” via the creation of the “1776 Commission” aimed at controlling public school curricula once again set off my alarm bells.
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75 years ago Hiroshima and Nagasaki were hit by US atomic bombs. We must remember the past to make progress toward eliminating nuclear weapons

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Contact: Patrick Hiller; patrick@jubitz.org  War Prevention Initiative: “75 years ago Hiroshima and Nagasaki...
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Dismantling racism means dismantling militarism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 30, 2020 Contact: Patrick Hiller; patrick@jubitz.org  War Prevention Initiative: “Dismantling racism means dismantling militarism” PORTLAND,...
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War Prevention Initiative joins civil society groups urging immediate sanctions relief and legal reform

  The War Prevention Initiative is a signatory to a letter urging for an overhaul in sanctions regimes. You can...
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Trump is not a wartime president — and COVID-19 is not a war 

Trump is not a wartime president — and COVID-19 is not a war   by Kristin Henderson 668 words Using a...
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