Christmas 1914: When rank and file imposed a truce during Imperialist War by Henry Hagins and John McCutcheon.
Workers.org, The “Christmas Truce of 1914” was a short-lived, unofficial lull in combat between two antagonistic rival forces, determined to exercise military, political and economic supremacy over each other in Europe and in the colonized world, to which these imperial powers lay arrogant false claim. One of the bloodiest episodes in human history, World War I was largely played out on the battle-scarred lands of France and Belgium, starting in August of 1914. Continue reading “Christmas Truce 1914: when soldiers refused to kill”
In Oct and Nov 2015, the US is holding, via NATO the biggest ever war games, as a complement to its nuclear provocation against Russia and China and sponsored wars around the globe. Not only do we have to pay billions for this psycopathic bullying but it makes us all targets of thermonuclear warheads.
This is an opportunity to show our resistance however we can.
These are some demonstration callouts already from the Iberian peninsula:
PGCG@PlataformaGCG Global Anti Wars Platform. Demo in Madrid, 23 Sept 2015, Foreign Affairs Ministry.
The final logic of Capitalism is war. The excuse of a ‘chemical weapons’ in Syria is as false as Saddam’s secret weapons. This time round more millions of innocents will die, to boost the profits of the US ‘War Economy’ Corporations who control the US Congress. This time round there is little protest, nobody believes they can be serious, but this war is becoming daily more certain. Now is the time for the US and UK public to stop a barbaric air blitz…
NATO poised to invade Syria – U.S. fleet on Syrian coast, 10,000 troops ready to go