Anti-war Essays, Poems, Short Stories and Literary Excerpts

We bring to the attention of our reader’s this selection by Global Research’s correspondent Rick Rozoff

Amiel on war

Leonid Andreyev: The Red Laugh

Henri Barbusse: Under Fire

Ambrose Bierce: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

James Boswell: On War

Randolph Bourne: The War and the Intellectuals

Bertolt Brecht: German Miserere

Homo homini lupus: William Cowper on war and man’s inhumanity to man

Stephen Crane: War Is Kind

Austin Dobson: Before Sedan

1862: Dostoevsky on the new world order

Georges Duhamel: The Fleshmongers, War’s Winnowing Basket

Eça de Queiroz: Afghanistan

Anatole France on war

Vsevolod Garshin: Four Days

Maxim Gorky on Romain Rolland, war and humanism

William Hazlitt: Systematic patrons of eternal war

William Dean Howells: Spanish Prisoners of War

Victor Hugo: The Face Of Cain, Hunters Of Men, Sublime Cutthroats

William James: The Moral Equivalent Of War

Samuel Johnson on war

Karl Kraus: The Last Days of Mankind

Richard Le Gallienne: The Illusion of War

Livy: On the political utility of starting unprovoked wars

Jack London: War

Roger Martin du Gard: From Nobel Prize in Literature speech

Nikolai Nekrasov: In War

Alfred Noyes: The Wine Press

Arthur Rimbaud: Evil

Romain Rolland: Above The Battle

Juvenilia: Percy Bysshe Shelley on war

Robert Southey: The Battle of Blenheim

Jonathan Swift on war

Tolstoy: Two Wars and Carthago Delenda Est

Kurt Tucholsky: The White Spots

Paul Vaillant-Couturier: The Song of Craonne

Articles by: Rick Rozoff

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