Tag Archives: War Economy

Christmas Truce 1914: when soldiers refused to kill

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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. hundredsdeadOne 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

Massive NATO Wargames: Tanks Blocked, Convoy Suspended

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23: 52 Update:  activists arrested in Puçol, Valencia, have been released with charges.

22: 00 Update:  activists that blocked the Leopart battle tanks under arrest in Puçol, Valencia.

19: 10 Update:  Suspended the Danish military convoy due to leave today towards San Gregorio military exercise field, Zaragoza. The tanks blocked are Leopard main battle tanks.

Trident Juncture: Paremos la guerra aquí

Retreat is the only honourable military maneuver”, Boris Vian

#TridentRupture: Antimilitarists obstruct a convoy headed to the NATO war exercise “Trident Juncture” in Sagunto, Spain, blocking two Leopard battle tanks Continue reading Massive NATO Wargames: Tanks Blocked, Convoy Suspended

Resistance Planned against giant NATO (US) War Games (Oct + Nov)

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TAKE THE LETHAL TOYS FROM THE PSYCHOPATHIC BOYS

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:

  1. PGCG @PlataformaGCG  Global Anti Wars Platform.   Demo in Madrid, 23 Sept 2015, Foreign Affairs Ministry.

    Concentración en Madrid, día 23 de septiembre, Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores
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    …..USA Continue reading Resistance Planned against giant NATO (US) War Games (Oct + Nov)

US set to bomb #Syria. Looks for Pretext.

USS Eisenhower.. Mobile Massacre Group
USS Eisenhower.. Mobile Massacre Group

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

In fact, we may be so close to another mid-eastern war that Syrian President Bashir Al-Assad is emphatically trying to find an exit: Continue reading US set to bomb #Syria. Looks for Pretext.