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In 1910, the same year that the World Peace Foundation was established, the British writer (and later Member of Parliament) Norman Angell published his book, The Great Illusion: A Study of the Relation of Military Power to National Advantage.

Angell’s argument is widely mis-stated as a belief that war was impossible in a world […]

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With the 28th Conference of Parties (COP) taking place in early December in Dubai, discussing climate agreements takes on greater importance. However, one important institution is conspicuously absent from these talks: the military sector. The U.S. military demanded exemptions from the requirements negotiated during the 1997 Kyoto Protocol. Global militaries also failed to participate in COP21, and […]

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