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Disarm & Divest During COVID-19, Webinar with Cornel West, Jeremy Scahill, Medea Benjamin, and the KingsBay7

Join us for webinar conversation disarmament and divestment during COVID-19

Panelists: 
  • Dr. Cornel West
  • Jeremy Scahill
  • Medea Benjamin 
  • The Kings Bay Plowshares 7: 
    • Martha Hennessy, Dorothy Day’s granddaughter, Catholic Worker 
    • Steve Kelly, S.J., Catholic priest
    • Carmen Trotta, Catholic Worker
    • Clare Grady, Catholic Worker, Ithaca, NY
    • Elizabeth McAlister, Catholic Worker
    • Mark Colville, Catholic Worker
    • Patrick O’Neill, Catholic Worker
The panel will discuss redirecting military funding to serve human needs during COVID-19.  There will be a discussion on the necessity of civil resistance disarmament actions such as the Kings Bay Plowshares 7, the continued build-up of militarism, and the destitute condition of our world before and during the pandemic. 
The Kings Bay Plowshares 7 are facing sentencing on May 28 and 29 for their nonviolent symbolic disarmament action at the largest nuclear sub-base in the world, on April 4th, 2018. Kings Bay Naval Station houses one-quarter of the US deployed nuclear weapons. 

Watch the webinar live on CODEPINK’s YouTube channel or via Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88907949724

Scroll to the bottom of this page to RSVP and receive an email and text reminder before the webinar starts

WHEN

May 09, 2020 at 12pm - 1pm

WHERE

Webinar

CONTACT

Ariel Gold · · 5105995330

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Add to Calendar 9-05-2020 12:00:00 9-05-2020 13:00:00 America/New_York Disarm & Divest During COVID-19, Webinar with Cornel West, Jeremy Scahill, Medea Benjamin, and the KingsBay7 Join us for webinar conversation disarmament and divestment during COVID-19 Panelists:  Dr. Cornel West Jeremy Scahill Medea Benjamin  The Kings Bay Plowshares 7:  Martha Hennessy, Dorothy Day’s granddaughter, Catholic Worker  Steve Kelly, S.J., Catholic priest Carmen Trotta, Catholic Worker Clare Grady, Catholic Worker, Ithaca, NY Elizabeth McAlister, Catholic Worker Mark Colville, Catholic Worker Patrick O’Neill, Catholic Worker The panel will discuss redirecting military funding to serve human needs during COVID-19.  There will be a discussion on the necessity of civil resistance disarmament actions such as the Kings Bay Plowshares 7, the continued build-up of militarism, and the destitute condition of our world before and during the pandemic.  The Kings Bay Plowshares 7 are facing sentencing on May 28 and 29 for their nonviolent symbolic disarmament action at the largest nuclear sub-base in the world, on April 4th, 2018. Kings Bay Naval Station houses one-quarter of the US deployed nuclear weapons.  Watch the webinar live on CODEPINK’s YouTube channel or via Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88907949724 Scroll to the bottom of this page to RSVP and receive an email and text reminder before the webinar starts Ariel Gold ariel@codepink.org

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