Apr 172018
 
The Art of Sedition, Antiwar.com Contest. Ends May 31st.

100 years ago, during World War I, the U.S. Congress passed the Espionage and Sedition Acts of 1918. Wartime censorship was broadly applied and anything that cast the government or the war effort in a negative light or interfered with the sale of government bonds could land you in jail for years. The act was repealed on December 13, 1920, but not before thousands of people were convicted and jailed for what we consider free […]

Nov 172017
 
Armistice Day, then and now 100 years later.

This past Armistice day, November 11th 2017 Antiwar.com lunched its end of year fundraising campaign in a big way with $20,000 of Crypto Currency matching funds from Bitcoin.com and the addition of of BItcoinCash, Dash and Zcash to its accepted digital currency’s. This marks only the beginning of our efforts to remember Armistice day as next year is the 100th anniversary of the Day that originally commemorated the armistice that ended the First World War on […]

Nov 022017
 
Social media giveaway #WhyIamAntiwar

Leading up to Armistice day Antiwar.me held a social media giveaway on twitter and Instagram. The rules where simple. Post or tweet a short message of peace with the hashtag #WhyIamAntiwar and that was it. We had a number of great post and it was wonderful to see so many people participate, below are the winners of a few Peace now shirts and Red Poppy lapel pins from Antiwar.me and some crypto currency stickers from BTCemporium.store. […]

Jun 062016
 
I'm already against the next war

Shoot first and ask questions later. It seems that the Land of the Free has retooled its foreign policy to mirror this B-movie dialogue. Perhaps this is an expected outcome after decades of standoff with the USSR and the ever escalating war technology. During the cold war, the visible antiwar movement lost its momentum. The U.S. was building the bombs but it wasn’t dropping them on anyone. The war technology kept ramping up as a […]

Dec 252015
 
And the winners are... #AntiwarHaiku

Tune in for a special winners announcement podcast form You me and BTC: http://ymb.tc/e104 Please be sure to check out all the wonderful sponsors who made this contest possible. Thank you all again fro supporting Antiwar.com and the cause of peace. We will be contacting all of you after the holiday. But the winners are…