Category Archives: Nonviolence

ELEVEN NUCLEAR RESISTERS ARRESTED DURING BLOCKADE OF LOCKHEED MARTIN

Originally posted at the Nuclear Resister  For the third time in nine years, the Pacific Life Community (PLC) met in Menlo Park, California for their annual gathering, each time concluding with a blockade of the main gate at the nearby Lockheed … Continue reading

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Join the PLC for a Film, a Program, and a Demo & Nonviolent Action at Lockheed Martin!

The Pacific Life Community is a network of spiritually motivated activists from U.S. Pacific coast and other western states who engage in anti-nuclear direct action. They protest at different nuclear weapons-related sites each year on or around March 1, which … Continue reading

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Two dozen activists arrested at Nevada nuclear test site

by Felice Cohen-Joppa (originally published in The Nuclear Resister on March 10, 2018) Members of the Pacific Life Community converged at the Las Vegas Catholic Worker house from March 2 – 4 for their annual gathering to protest nuclear weapons. Twenty-four … Continue reading

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Follow-Up to PLC Six Arraignment

As previously reported, the “PLC Six” were arraigned in a Tacoma Federal Courtroom on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 before United States Magistrate Judge David W. Christel. The six resisters had crossed the marked property line onto Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor in Washington state on … Continue reading

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Standing Firm at PLC Six Arraignment

The “PLC Six” were arraigned in a Tacoma Federal Courtroom on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 before United States Magistrate Judge David W. Christel. Alex (Alexandra) Addesso, Los Angeles Catholic Worker, Los Angeles, CA; Karan Founds-Benton, Los Angeles Catholic Worker, Los … Continue reading

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PLC Nuclear Resisters to be Arraigned in Federal Court

Nuclear resisters who engaged in a nonviolent direct action at the US Navy’s Trident nuclear submarine base in Washington State will be arraigned in Federal Court. Alex (Alexandra) Addesso, Los Angeles Catholic Worker, Los Angeles, CA; Karan Founds-Benton, Los Angeles … Continue reading

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The Nonviolent Warrior Ethos

In 2016 a group of activists came together in the Proactive Nonviolence Cooperative. Out of the many discussions that ensued, the group created a statement of intention – the Nonviolent Warrior Ethos. What is the Nonviolent Warrior Ethos? It’s not a … Continue reading

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