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Kevin Martin

Kevin Martin

Kevin Martin is President of Peace Action and Peace Action Education Fund, the country’s largest peace and disarmament organization with approximately 200,000 supporters nationwide.

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A Renewed Iran Deal Provides a Way to Avoid the Threat of War

There's still time to undo Trump's reckless abandonment of diplomacy. The last thing the world needs is another regional arms race, or another war.

Kevin Martin ·


Our Moral Duty to Rethink 'The Common Defense'

If we continue to live by the bastardized meaning and practice of endless wars and escalating Pentagon budgets, we will get what we pay for, militarized domestic and foreign policies and a society in deepening decay.

Kevin Martin ·


To End the Horror in Ukraine, Go Big, and Go Broad

Amid such suffering and with the risk of escalation increasing by the day, our call must be clear: End the war now.

Kevin Martin ·


With Humanity on the Brink, Should We Trust Deterrence Theory or Disarmament?

As the US and the West provide weapons and other forms of defense or intelligence support to Ukraine, military and civilian leaders must guesstimate what Russia's response will be.

Kevin Martin ·


Ukraine Crisis Demands Diplomacy and De-escalation, Not More Weaponry

Diplomacy and de-escalation remain the most urgent priorities. We can't risk putting out the fire with gasoline.

Kevin Martin ·


Trillions of Our Tax Dollars for New Nuclear Missiles? Let’s Stop the Omnicider!

It’s hard to imagine a more colossal waste of money, energy and human ingenuity, especially with the pandemic and climate chaos bearing down on us.

Kevin Martin ·


Ventilators Not Bombs, Humanitarian Aid Not Sanctions, Cooperation Not Regime Change

The pandemic has shown how unsustainable our economy is, particularly continuing to forego investment in our human, physical and environmental infrastructure to feed a voracious war machine.

Kevin Martin ·


US Response to Coronavirus in North Korea Can Save Lives and Lead to Peace

The urgency of the situation calls for drastic changes to business as usual. We can turn the COVID-19 crisis into a critical opportunity for international cooperation on the Korean Peninsula by reallocating resources toward protecting human health and reviving the stalled diplomacy between the US and North Korea.

Christine Ahn ·

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