Sept. 29, Sunday, 3 – 5 pm
Holyrood Episcopal Church ~ Iglesia Santa Cruz
715 West 179 St., NY, NY 10033
1 block from the George Washington Bridge & the # A Train.
The “Festival of Hope” celebrates anti-nuclear activists facing 25 yrs, the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 (KBP7) defendants, who nonviolently, symbolically disarmed Trident’s nuclear weapons.
Guests: Amy Goodman, Host of Democracy Now! & Jeremy Scahill, former D.N. producer & author.
KBP 7 defendants Carmen, Clare, Martha and Patrick will speak and hear from defendants in jail, in GA. Padre Barrios, activist & pastor of Holyrood Episcopal Church, will speak and lead an interfaith blessing at the end. Caribbean Nueva Cancion band, "Umigrante" & Singer Tom Chapin & Chapin Sisters, Bocaditas/Finger Food.
Contact: Bill Ofenloch 212-369-1590 / Mary Anne Grady Flores 607-280-8797
Click: Sign the Global Petition to Drop the Charges! Sign with distinguished supporters, Archbishop Tutu, among 5 Nobel Laureates, Angela Davis, Oscar Lopez Rivera, Dr. Helen Caldicott, Dr. Cornel West, Tito Kayak, Dr. Luis Barrios, Noam Chomsky, Daniel Ellsberg, Dahr Jamail, & more. Click to read 107 distinguished signers list. Over 5,000 have signed. Please share with your friends!
For more details on the Kingsbay Plowshares 7 see: https://kingsbayplowshares7.org/