The War Resisters League affirms that all war is a crime against humanity.  We are determined not to support any kind of war, international or civil, and to strive nonviolently for the removal of all causes of war, including racism, sexism and all forms of exploitation.

Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq

Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq

Get your copy now!  Co-published by WRL and Tadween Publishing, we are proud to announce "Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq" which is now now available. For over four years, our Field Organizer Ali Issa has been interviewing Iraqi activists and compiling reports from actions: all culminating in this rare collection of cross-movement voices.

Featuring dozens of interviews with and reports from Iraqi feminists, labor organizers, environmentalists, and protest movement leaders,Against All Odds presents unique voices of progressive Iraqi organizing on the ground.

May Day 2015

WRL on the drums at the May Day March 2015

This past May Day in NYC, WRL was drummin' for the revolution against policing, war, and worker exploitation.

"From the fight to reduce the working day to the movement against borders, we believe that real economic justice requires an end to exploitation and inequality internationally. Resisting militarism for over ninety years, we aspire toward a world where workers are free to make, move, grow, and care with dignity in peace.

WRL Pie Chart Flyers - Where Your Income Tax Money Really Goes

FY2016 Where Your Income Tax Money Really Goes

The newest edition of WRL's popular Pie Chart Flyer is available for now at our Online Store!

The current edition of the War Resisters League's famous "pie chart" flyer, Where Your Income Tax Money Really Goes, analyzes the Federal Fiscal Year 2016 Budget.  (FY 2016 is 1 October 2015 - 30 September 2016).  Perfect for Tax Day leafletting, as a focus for forums and panels and workshops and more!

Each year, War Resisters League analyzes federal funds outlays as presented in detailed tables in "Analytical Perspectives" of the Budget of the United States Government. Our analysis is based on federal funds, which do not include trust funds -- such as Social Security -- that are raised separately from income taxes for specific purposes. What you pay (or don't pay) by April 15, 2015 goes to the federal funds portion of the budget.

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Statement in Solidarity with the Egyptian Conscientious Objector Mark Nabil Sanad

Mark Nabil Sanad

We, peace and human rights organizations, declare our support and solidarity with No to Compulsory Military Service Movement and with the Egyptian conscientious objector, Mark Nabil Sanad. We condemn the silence of Egyptís authorities over conscientious objectorsí suffering. We call on the Egyptian authorities to restore his civil rights and to recognize his right to an exemption from the military service based on his conscientious beliefs.