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War Is A Lie

Related to 2010 publication "War Is A Lie"

AUDIO: Dennis Trainor and David Swanson on War Lies

See You in Baltimore on Monday!

Here's a poster/flyer: PDF

David Swanson to Discuss, Sign Copies of "War Is A Lie" in Baltimore, Md.
January 10, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Johns Hopkins Bookstore
3330 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 662-5850

CONTACT info at

Special guests:
Andy Worthington, author of "Guantanamo Files"
Debra Sweet, director of The World Can't Wait
Cindy Sheehan, the Peace Mom
and other surprises!

Pledge of Resistance Baltimore
Chesapeake Citizens
Voters for Peace
Progressive Democrats of America/Maryland
Generations for Peace and Democracy
Indypendent Reader

"David Swanson’s War Is A Lie may be the most comprehensive antiwar statement available in the English language." — Kevin Young

"Not since General Smedley Butler's War is a Racket has a simpler, more brilliant, or truer book been published." — Geoffrey Millard

“David Swanson despises war and lying, and unmasks them both with rare intelligence. I learn something new on every page.” — Jeff Cohen

An Interview with David Swanson, author of “War is A Lie.”


David Swanson is co-founder of, and was instrumental in exposing the Downing Street Minutes. He is also the author of "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union."

David will be discussing and signing the book, and will be joined by Andy Worthington, author of “The Guantanamo Files,” Debra Sweet, and Cindy Sheehan, at the JHU Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 3300 St. Paul Street in Baltimore, at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, January 10th.

Aimee Pohl from the Indypendent Reader asked Swanson about the next war, “the good war,” and where the anti-war movement is headed.

Audio: Marc Steiner and David Swanson on War Lies

The Marc Steiner Show


Interview with writer and political activist David Swanson

David Swanson joins us to discuss his new book War Is A Lie.  He is also the author of Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union and blogs at and

David will be speaking at Barnes & Noble at 3330 St. Paul Street in Baltimore Monday January 10th at 7pm.  Click here for more details.

David Swanson and Bruce Fein to Discuss the Imperial Presidency at the Virginia Festival of the Book

"The Rise of the Imperial Presidency"
David Swanson and Bruce Fein, with John Whitehead moderating

Thursday, March 17, 2011, at 12 pm, EST, in City Council chambers, Charlottesville, Va.

Part of the Virginia Festival of the Book

This panel will discuss the rise of the imperial presidency, the expanding US military empire, the rise of the surveillance state, and their implications for the civil liberties and freedoms of American citizens.