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.

Marking 50 Years...

Fifty years ago, only two months before Dr. Martin Luther King was gunned down by an assassin’s bullets, he gave a sermon at Ebenezer Baptist Church in which he condemned racism, economic exploitation, and militarism as the interrelated triple evils that face all contemporary seekers of justice. Dr. King knew that in order to eliminate one of these evils, it was necessary to eliminate them all. This is why, as we mark the 50th anniversary of Dr.

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FY 2019 Pie Chart Flyer - Where Your Income Tax Money Really Goes

Do you know where your income tax goes? In a just world, it'd go to free and comprehensive healthcare and education. It'd go to free and affordable housing and restorative rehabilitation. It'd go to a universal living wage. Too bad we don't live in that world. Last month, Congress unilaterally passed a $716 billion "defense" budget for fiscal year 2019 for its continued imperialist agenda - a budget that's only made possible through your federal income dollars.

No Arms, No Armies: Addressing the Roots of Militarism and Gun Violence in the US

How do we understand the terrifying and tragic reality of mass shootings in the United States as organizers and activists committed to ending war and militarism by confronting its root causes? That's the question we're asking at War Resisters League as headlines are once again ensnared in the debate around gun control -- this time with the lens focused on the incredible work and ferocity of young people who survived the Parkland massacre in February.