KEEP SPACE FOR PEACE – OCT. 1 - 8

PLEASE ALSO ORGANIZE AN EVENT FOR KEEP SPACE FOR PEACE WEEK, OCT. 1 – 8.

Please do your utmost to also organize an event as part of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space’s “Keep Space for Peace Week”, Oct. 1 – 8. http://space4peace.org

As you will see in the listing of 20 events so far organized (Attachment D), some activities are being held somewhat past Oct. 8.

Please send details of your event to Bruce Gagnon, Coordinator of the Global Network: globalnet@mindspring.com

 


ATTACHMENT D

October 1-8, 2016

Keep Space for Peace Week
International Week of Protest to
Stop the Militarization of Space

No Missile Defense
Stop Drones Surveillance & Killing
Stop the Endless Wars
No to NATO
End Corporate Domination of Foreign/Military Policy
Convert the Military Industrial Complex
Deal with climate change and global poverty

List in formation

  • Alice Springs, Australia (Oct1) National Conference Pine Gap: Serving US Militarism for 50 Years – Time for Independence? Panels include: Pine Gap & US Base in Darwin, Security Threat to Australia?; War with China?; Mass surveillance; Nuclear and Drone warfare; Arms Manufacturers; Regional Arms race threat to peace. The Chifley, Alice Springs Resort, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, aspatt2016@gmail.com    
  • Alice Springs, Australia (Oct2) Joint Cavalcade to gates of US Spy base at Pine Gap 9:00am - 12:00pm, aspatt2016@gmail.com    
  • Bath Iron Works, Maine (Oct1) 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
  • Berlin, Germany (Oct8) Nationwide demonstration Down with Weapons! Cooperation Instead of NATO Confrontation, Disarmament Instead of Welfare Cuts http://friedensdemo.org/aufruf-zur-demonstration-am-08-10-2016-in-berlin/
  • Boston, MassachusettsWILPF will organize protest
  • Caracus, Venezuela (Oct6) Protest by International Solidarity Committee (COSI),  roso_grimau@yahoo.es     
  • Chandrapur, Mahrashstra State, India(Oct 7) Power Presentation on Space for Peace at Shantaram Pothdukhe Law College
  • USAF Croughton, England (Oct1) March & Rally at U.S. satellite communication and intelligence base. (Space communications, drones, bomber guidance, missile defence and command & control functions.)  12-3 pm. Oxfordshire Peace Campaign,  oxonpeace@yahoo.co.uk     
  • Port Louis, Mauritius(Oct 1-2) LALIT 2nd Action Conference called “Diego Garcia: 50 Years’ Occupation & Banishment, 50 Year’s Struggle”.  Topics include: The secret history of the U.S. Military Base on Diego Garcia and its role as a key installation in the Air Force’s Satellite Control Network.  Contact: raj8@intnet.mu   
  • Digapahandi, Orissa State, India(Oct 4) Seminar at Bijoy Patnak, Government Women's College, Mr. Haraprasad Rath, Organiser  ratha.haraprasad@gmail.com 
  • Digapahandi, Orissa State, India(Oct 6) Demonstration and Discussion at Chaamundi College, Mr. Haraprasad Rath, Organiser  ratha.haraprasad@gmail.com 
  • RAF Fylingdales, North Yorkshire, England (Oct1) Demonstrate against US Missile Defence and space-based warfare, 12-3 pm, Yorkshire CND  info@yorkshirecnd.org.uk    
  • Maine Peace Walk (Oct11-26) Stop the War$ on Mother Earth, Penobscot Nation on Indian Island to Kittery Naval Submarine shipyard in Kittery, More info at  http://vfpmaine.org/
  • Menwith Hill, England (Oct4) Demonstration at U.S. NSA/NRO Spy Base in Yorkshire.  Sponsored by CAAB   mail@caab.corner.org.uk  
  • Nagpur, India(Oct 2) Dharna (Squatting Demonstration)  J. Narayana Rao, Coordinator jnrao193636@gmail.com
  • Niscemi, Sicily(Oct 2) Protest march at US space warfare communications base by No MUOS campaign sadhusan@virgilio.it
  • Regina, Canada(Oct 8) Panel discussion against Canada joining the U.S. ballistic missile "defence" system. The venue is Meeting Room 208, Research and Innovation Center, University of Regina at 2 p.m. Speakers include: David Gehl, Dr. Stephen Moore, and Dr. William Stahl. Sponsors: Regina Peace Council, Making Peace Vigil, and PeaceQuest Regina. Info contact: Ed Lehman 306-718-8010 or edrae1133@gmail.com
  • Tucson, Arizona (Oct4) Peace vigil against drones piloting at Davis-Monthan AFB, Craycroft Road entrance, 7:00am Contact nukeresister@igc.org  or 520-323-8697
  • Tucson, Arizona (Oct4) Speech by John LaForge ‘Dangerous, Useless, Expensive: Why Eliminate Land-Based Missiles’ at Himmel Library (1035 N. Treat Ave), Contact nukeresister@igc.org  or520-323-8697
  • Vadso, Norway(Oct 10-11) National conference called ‘Military Intelligence as a democratic blind zone’.  Event will discuss NSA-cooperation with Norway 1952-2016. In Vadsø is a huge US space Communications-Intelligence station near the Russian border. Event held at Scandic Vadso Hotel.  For more information contact torill@formidlingskraft.no 

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(207) 443-9502
http://www.space4peace.org  
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