Category Archives: Education

Vandenberg… Occupied! Jeju Island…Occupied!

At this year’s 2012 Pacific Life Community Retreat, we were fortunate to meet Chalon, a Catholic Priest from Jeju Island in S. Korea.  Their people have been struggling for 7 years to resist US efforts to build a base on the … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin’s Role in UK Census Called in Question

Read the article on The Guardian about how protesters are worried about a US-based arms manufacturer Lockheed Martin’s involvement in the UK’s upcoming census.

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PLC History 1974-1980

The Pacific Life Community has an ongoing mission: to disarm nuclear weapons (specifically the Trident weapon system) along the West Coast. Our story started in the mid-70s and continues to the present. To catch up on the first chapter of … Continue reading

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Remember the “Golden Rule” Direct Action against Nuclear Testing

An article from the History News Network entitled, “The ‘Golden Rule’ Will Sail Again,” describes how one crew of anti-nuclear activists sailed into a Pacific ocean nuclear test zone in their ship, “Golden Rule,” despite injunctions and regulations prohibiting their … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin’s Keyhole into Space

A recent article from Spaceflight Now, Delta 4-Heavy’s hush-hush payload found and identified, describes the latest in a series of “security” satellites launched into space. This latest is believed to have been designed and built by Lockheed Martin. See our … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin, Eisenhower, and the Military Industrial Complex

Last week marked the 50th anniversary of President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s famous farewell speech to the nation in which he warned against the rise of a “military-industrial complex.” Watch Democracy Now’s interview with William Hartung, director of the Arms and … Continue reading

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30 years of Nuclear Resistance

The folks at Nuclear Resister put together an 18 minute slide show with music celebrating 30 years of Nukewatch, the Nuclear Resister and the Plowshares 8, with lots of photos of anti-nuclear actions, including Plowshares actions, and a couple of … Continue reading

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