South China Sea Provocations & Meeting China Halfway

NEW YORK, July 22nd, 2020 – CPDCS President and Co-founder Joseph Gerson published an article with the International Peace Bureau calling for deescalation and common security in the South China Sea. In reference to Meeting China Halfway: How to Defuse the Emerging US-China Rivalry by Lyle J. Goldstein, a professor at the U.S. Naval War College, Gerson […]

Trigger Fingers, Nuclear NATO, and Building Back Better

“While the corona virus sweeps through our families and communities, there is another existential threat we should be mobilizing to prevent: nuclear war. This danger was highlighted in early July, by retired Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, formerly Secretary of Defense Colin Powell’s chief of staff, who remains well connected within the Washington elite, shared disturbing news. […]

Recording & Speech Text | July 13 Hiroshima-Nagasaki Webinar | Deconstructing Myths, Promoting a Nuclear-Free & Just World

On July 13, we hosted an excellent webinar “75th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings: Deconstructing the Myths and Promoting a Nuclear Weapon-Free and Just World.” Watch the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWf–Qkh35Q&feature=youtu.be The webinar featured: Suichi KIDO, General Secretary of the Japan Confederation of A- & H- Bomb Sufferers’s Organizations Gar Alperovita, Author of The Decision to Use […]

Facing History and Ourselves: Article by Joseph Gerson

Facing History and Ourselves: Full Spectrum Dominance, White Supremacy, Hiroshima & Nagasaki “If justice is indivisible, it follows that our struggles against injustice must be united.” – Angela Davis “The image of these police officers squeezing the life out of Floyd might serve as a metaphor for the way U.S. Administrations have for generations, dealt […]

CPDCS Statement: Take Action to end White Supremacy and for Justice, Democracy and Peace

The Campaign for Peace Disarmament and Common Security stands with the Black Lives Matter movement’s call to end the racial injustice and violence inflicted on Black people and communities of color. We remain committed to intersectional organizing, education, and analysis in our demands for nuclear weapons abolition and common security diplomacy. We know this is […]