David Swanson, Alice Slater and Bruce Gagnon: Obstacles to Nuclear Abolition

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with David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Let’s Try Democracy, July 24, 2020

with Bruce Gagnon
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Organizing Notes
July 30, 2020

WorldBeyondWar.org on Jul 24, 2020

David Swanson, Alice Slater, and Bruce Gagnon discuss obstacles to nuclear abolition and the U.S.-Russia relationship.

David Swanson is an author, activist, journalist, and radio host. He is executive director of WorldBeyondWar.org and campaign coordinator for RootsAction.org.

Alice Slater is board member of WorldBeyondWar and the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space.

Bruce Gagnon is coordinator of the Global Network.


David Swanson is an author, activist, journalist, and radio host. He is director of WorldBeyondWar.org and campaign coordinator for RootsAction.org. Swanson’s books include Curing Exceptionalism: What’s wrong with how we think about the United States? What can we do about it? (2018) and War Is A Lie. He blogs at DavidSwanson.org and WarIsACrime.org. He hosts Talk Nation Radio. He is a 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee. Support David’s work.

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The U.S. Ruling Class Will Never Allow America’s Wars To End + Neoliberalism Is Going To Keep Us In A Perpetual Health Crisis, by Rainer Shea

Christian Sorensen: Military Contract Literacy

Deep State Bounty Hunters + Russia Bounty-Hunter Story Another Pulp Fiction Release, by Finian Cunningham

The Russian Menace and the Dangers of Believing the New York Times, by David Swanson

The Top Driving Force Behind Wars Is The War Industry, by David Swanson

NATO’s Arctic War Exercise Unites Climate Change and WWIII

Martin Sheen: The Twin Dangers Facing Humanity

The Empire is Finished–It’s Just a Matter of Time by Bruce Gagnon + Postmortem Assassination of Iran’s General Soleimani by Finian Cunningham

Will Griffin: The Pentagon’s Secret Weapon — Missile Defense + US Weaponizing Space in Bid to Launch Arms Race by Finian Cunningham

Daniel Ellsberg: The Doomsday Machine, Parts 1-13

4 thoughts on “David Swanson, Alice Slater and Bruce Gagnon: Obstacles to Nuclear Abolition

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  3. These types of conversations need to happen more often. Education is the best weapon to fight propaganda. Caleb Maupin gives talks like this on Communism and it works. He’s patient and compassionate and wants people to learn so he teaches. More of this!!!

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