Category Archives: Education

NY Times and Democracy Now! (w/cameo of Sr. Megan) on growth of US nuclear weapons programs

Obama Promised a “World Without Nuclear Weapons,” But May Now Spend $1 Trillion on Upgrades This powerful piece from Democracy Now! on October 24, 2014 includes Amy Goodman asking her Austrian guest about actions like the Transform Now Plowshares action … Continue reading

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Nevada’s Nuclear Resistance History

This was shown at the PLC 2014 gathering in Las Vegas, near Newe Sogobia, when the PLC did 4 vigils in three days! Here’s the link from NDE, for full resolution: Slide Show of 60 years of history (MPEG) Slide … Continue reading

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“YOU CAN JAIL THE RESISTERS BUT NOT THE RESISTANCE.”

Yesterday’s sentencing of Greg, Megan and Michael, the three members of Transform Now Plowshares, was the culmination of the government’s collusion with the Nuclear Industrial Complex.  It is collusion in the sense that the government is breaking many laws, including … Continue reading

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Washington State: The Nuclear State

Jinsung Kim, a student at the University of Washington, produced this video focusing on Washington State’s nuclear weapons legacy.  It begins with Dr. John Findlay, UW Dept. of HIstory professor discussing the history and impact of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, … Continue reading

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A Chronology Nuclear Weapons Resistance

Friends, Jack Cohen-Joppa led off at this year’s Pacific Life Community Faith & Resitance Retreat with history and current state of resistance to nuclear weapons and war-making.  The Cohen-Joppas (Jack and Felice) have a pretty darn good handle on such … Continue reading

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A Nonviolent Future without Nuclear Weapons? – Saturday at PLC 2013

Dear Friends, As we get closer to the Pacific Life Community 2013 Faith & Resistance Retreat, plans for the Saturday evening public event at University of Puget Sound are really coming together.  The theme – “ A Nonviolent Future without … Continue reading

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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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