David Swanson is an author, activist, journalist, public speaker, and radio host. His books include "When the World Outlawed War," and "War No More: The Case for Abolition." Swanson serves as director of World Beyond War, and host of Talk Nation Radio. He blogs at DavidSwanson.org and WarIsACrime.org. In the early 2000 s, he helped to expose the Downing Street Minutes and other attempts to lie the United States and its allies into the Iraq war. In 2015, he was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize."
"David Swanson's War Is A Lie should be required reading. It... gives you the arguments, outrage and inspiration you need to take action. Read it."--Medea Benjamin, author, peace activist.