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Peace Action West works for smarter American approaches to global problems. If we want to address problems like war, poverty, global warming, terrorism -- the US needs to work together, cooperatively, with other nations. It also means overcoming the partisan politics and divisive rhetoric that often drown out alternatives to war.

By getting regular Americans involved, we build the political will to break that deadlock. We're the group behind the treaty that ended atmospheric nuclear testing, we stopped President Bush's new nukes, and now we're leading the charge for peaceful alternatives in Afghanistan. Our success comes from engaging average citizens like no other organization. Peace Action West's thousands of members make their voices count on matters that shape our world. Please join us, and help make this work possible by making a donation here.

50 years of our greatest accomplishments for peace
From passing the treaty that ended atmospheric nuclear testing, to helping fund programs that rein in the illicit arms trade that fuels regional conflicts around the world, to blocking funding for Bush's new nukes, our work has shaped policies that impact the lives of millions of people. Read more.
The way we make it happen
Our campaigns are designed to have a lasting impact on U.S. foreign policy. We blend targeted lobbying, local grassroots activism, coalition building, advertising, and media campaigns. We strive to ensure that when the campaign is done we're all living in a safer, more just world. Read more.
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We have a commitment to decent wages, health coverage, generous leave policies and pensions. Learn more.

For information about volunteering with Peace Action West please contact:

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