Keep Space For Peace Week Of Action

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Keep Space For Peace Week Of Action

October 6-13, 2018

Keep Space for Peace Week

International Week of Protest to Stop the Militarization of Space

No Space Force

No Missile Defense

Close U.S./NATO Bases Worldwide

Stop Drones Surveillance & Killing

End Privatization of Foreign/Military Policy

Convert the Military Industrial Complex

Deal with climate change and global poverty

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  • Asheville, North Carolina (Oct 6-13) Ken Jones (VFP) will make the poster image of Trump Vader with the No Space Force message into a sandwich board and walk through downtown Asheville for an hour each day during Keep Space for Peace Week. Will pass out informational flyers and talk with whomever is moved to engage.         kwjj1949@gmail.com
  • Bath Iron Works, Maine (Oct 6) Vigil across from administration building on Washington Street (Navy Aegis destroyers outfitted with “missile defense” systems built at BIW) 11:30-12:30 am   Smilin’ Trees Disarmament Farm (207) 763-4062
  • Blue Hill, Maine (TBD) We will invite other groups to join us for a noon-hour vigil on the bridge. judy@robbinsandrobbins.com
  • Creech Air Force Base, Indian Springs, Nevada  (Sept 30-Oct 6)  4th Annual ‘Shut Down Creech’ drone resistance mass mobilization. Special Guests coming to Creech: Ray McGovern and Ann Wright.
  • USAF Croughton, England (Oct 6) No Space Force march & rally at main gate of U.S. satellite communication and joint intelligence base. Space communications, drones, bomber guidance, missile defence and command & control functions.  12-4 pm. Oxfordshire Peace Campaign, oxonpeace@yahoo.co.uk
  • El Segundo, California (Oct 7) We will have a public screening of these GN online videos: (1) Say NO to Space Force and (2)  8-10 minutes each of Star Wars Part 1 and 2.  Our main audience will be from Holy Faith congregation and our Justice & Mercy Commission.  We will open it to the public, in particular to the peace community.  cathydeppela@gmail.com 
  • RAF Fylingdales, England (Oct 6) Walk around the US and NATO missile ‘defence’ radar on the North Yorkshire moors. See www.yorkshirecnd.org.uk  and check with info@yorkshirecnd.org.uk  or phone 01274730795 for  details.
  • King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (Oct 13) Noon, Outcry Against Trump’s Space Force & Protest of the Militarization of Space at Lockheed Martin, 230 Mall Boulevard (Mall & Goddard Boulevards), directly behind the King of Prussia Mall. Large banners, enlarged posters of ‘Trump Vader’, the earth flag, and ceremony of ‘Looking-UP’ with songs and readings. Lockheed Martin is the U.S. #1 space warfare contractor, and the world’s largest war profiteer. More at www.brandywinepeace.com  or call 484-574-1148.
  • Menwith Hill, England (Oct 9) Weekly demonstration at the gates of U.S. NSA/NRO spy base, near Harrogate in North Yorkshire. Theme on Keep Space for Peace and saying NO to Space Force. 6:00 to 7.30 pm. All welcome.  Martin Schweiger at germ.buster@phonecoop.coop
  • Naval Radio Transmitter Facility (NRTF) Niscemi, Sicily  (TBD) The M.U.O.S. (Mobile User Objective System) is a U.S. Naval Computer and Telecommunications Station. A constellation of five satellites covers the whole world, whereas ground communication is made possible by four stations, one of which is located in Niscemi. Sicilians are worried about consequences of the installation on: human health, the ecosystem, the quality of agricultural production, right to mobility and to the development of territory, right to peace and security of our homeland and of its inhabitants.  Protest event to be organized by No MUOS.  sadhusan@virgilio.it
  • Santa Rosa Junior College, California (Oct 10) Public educational event on history, science, and politics of space by physics faculty Lynda Williams entitled ‘Space Force: A Force for Good or Evil?’  5:00 pm Room 1786, Shuhaw Building  lyndalovon@gmail.com

Space Week Co-Sponsor: Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom, U.S. Section

Resources:

  • Find our full-size space week poster at http://www.space4peace.org/actions/Keep%20Space%20for%20Peace%20Poster%202018.pdf 
  •      Space videos for viewing and sharing available at:  http://www.space4peace.org/videos.htm

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October 6, 2018 - 12:00 am

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October 13, 2018 - 12:00 am

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