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Brian Terrell

Brian Terrell

Brian Terrell is an Iowa based peace activist who has spent more than six months in prison for protesting targeted assassinations at U.S. military drone bases.

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No, 'The Longest War' in US History Is Not Over

What the U.S. did to Afghanistan and its people is not a series of mistakes or good intentions gone awry, but crimes. And there's still no end in sight.

Brian Terrell ·


Resisting Nuclear Weapons in a Climate Crisis

Why humanity must stop the next catastrophe before it begins.

Brian Terrell ·


“If There Are Enough Shovels to Go Around”: Surviving the Nuclear Threat

Activists are set to hold a demonstration at Büchel Air Base in Germany, where about 20 U.S. nuclear bombs are stored.

Brian Terrell ·


"Roof Knocking" in Gaza and the Myth of the Benevolent Drone

The illusion that war can be made safer and the control of repressed people made kinder through the use of drones only makes war and repression more likely and spawns a cycle of violence that is even more intractable.

Brian Terrell ·


Biden's Drone Wars

Talk of peace in Afghanistan, Yemen, the streets of the U.S., is not coherent while waging wars with drones.

Brian Terrell ·


Ending the Other War in Yemen

The global proliferation of weaponized drones is no surprise and Biden’s plea for peace in Yemen that allows for their continued use is a hollow one.

Brian Terrell ·


COVID-19 and the Wasting Disease of Normalcy

The pandemic has brought home what the threats of global destruction by climate change and nuclear war should have long ago—that the promises of normalcy will never deliver in the end. 

Brian Terrell ·


A Tale of Two Stockpiles

Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. on the anniversary of his murder in a pandemic year.

Brian Terrell ·

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