The War Resister's League is honoring prison abolitionist Mariame Kaba and Palestinian activist Rasmea Odeh. Mariame will attend and accept WRL's 2017 Peace Award and Rasmea, unable to travel to New York at this time, will accept the Grace Paley Lifetime Achievement Award from Chicago.Read More »
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"WRL's workshop was interactive and informative. The facilitators were thoughtful in both presenting the content and allowing for difficult conversations during the workshop.”Read More »
REVOLUTIONARY NONVIOLENCE: Building Bridges Across Generations and Communities. War Resisters League 90th National Conference, D.C.
War Resisters League 90th Anniversary National Conference Thursday, August 1 – Sunday, August 4th, 2013 Georgetown University in Washington, DC The deadline to register for the conference and on-campus housing is just one week from today….Monday, July 15th! The conference will include major plenary sessions addressing some of the most critical issues our movement faces: Revolutionary Nonviolence: Strategic Thinking for ...Read More »
I’ve always liked the War Resisters League’s broken rifle logo. But it raises a question: What do you do with all that metal after the gun is snapped in half? While the Bible talks about beating swords into plowshares, over at God’s Politics, Sojourners web editor Cathleen Falsani writes of another, more artistic possibility. Some of the more the 2,700 guns ...Read More »
October 7th, 2011 will mark 10 years since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan and the start of the Global War on Terror. To commemorate this sad anniversary, we* are calling for a month of local and national activities from September 7th to October 7th. During this time, we hope to promote relationship-building among people and communities affected by U.S. militarism ...Read More »